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Wright Brothers

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_2_23

Creation Date

12-17-1903

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Fourth and final flight of the Wright 1903 flyer, Wilbur Wright piloting. The Flyer is in the air near or at the point where it landed after 59 seconds of flight. The total distance covered was 852 feet. The launch rail is in the foreground.

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_2_23; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Footprints; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Sand; Atlantic Coast (N.C.); Two-wheeled truck; Skid marks; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Launch rail; Airplanes--Landing; Wright 1903 Flyer; Flight

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