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Creator

Octave Chanute

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_1_12

Creation Date

10-1-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Octave Chanute's double exposure photograph. The upper image is of Dan Tate and one of the Wright brothers launching the Wright 1902 glider at Kill Devil Hills. Note on reverse by Chanute "6. Beginning to run. Note Mr Tate's streamer." The lower image shows the Wright 1902 glider in flight, pilot unidentified.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

Document Type

Image

Media Type

Photographic print, black and white

Permissions

Special Collections and Archives provides reprints or digital copies of our materials for a fee. For further information please visit their website or call (937) 775-2092.

Date Digital

7-14-2004

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000XL


Keywords

ms1_16_1_12; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Gliders; Wright 1902 Glider; Gliding and soaring; Sand hills; Flight; Sand dunes; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Airplanes--Takeoff; Tate, Dan

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