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Creator

Octave Chanute

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_1_21

Creation Date

10-1-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Octave Chanute's photograph of the Wright 1902 glider in flight at Kill Devil Hills. The glider has just passed Dan Tate who is in the foreground. The Wright Brothers camp building can be seen in the distance. The Wright brother piloting the glider is not identified. Note on reverse by Chanute "15. Gliding past 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

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_21; 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.); Wooden-frame buildings; Tate, Dan

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