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Creator

Octave Chanute

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_1_14

Creation Date

10-1-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Octave Chanute's photograph of the Wright 1902 glider just after release of the wing struts by Dan Tate and one of the Wright Brothers at Kill Devil Hills. Dan Tate is in the foreground. The pilot is one of the Wright Brothers but unidentified. Note on reverse by Chanute "8. Just let go. Note accident to Mr Tate."

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

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Date Digital

7-14-2004

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000XL


Keywords

ms1_16_1_14; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Gliders; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright 1902 Glider; Flight; Gliding and soaring; Sand dunes; Sand hills; Airplanes--Takeoff; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Tate, Dan

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