Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Original print of the first controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight. Orville Wright pilot; Wilbur Wright running and watching the Wright 1903 Flyer taking off. The Wright's estimated that the duration of this flight was 12 seconds.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries
Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_16_2_20; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Launch rail; Shovels; Wright 1903 Flyer; Two-wheeled truck; Benches; Flight; Take off; Battery boxes; Footprints; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); First powered flight; Gasoline cans