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Creator

Octave Chanute

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_1_13

Creation Date

10-1-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Octave Chanute's photograph of the Wright 1902 glider being launched at Kill Devil Hills. One of the Wright Brothers is running holding a wing strut. The pilot is unidentified but is one of the Wright Brothers. Note on reverse by Chanute "7. Good speed attained."

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

9-7-2000

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000XL


Keywords

ms1_16_1_13; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Flight; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Gliders; Sand hills; Gliding and soaring; Sand dunes; Wright 1902 Glider; Airplanes--Takeoff

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