Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Right front view of Wilbur Wright lying down in the Wright 1903 Flyer after the failed first attempt to fly on December 14, 1903. The flight ended in a false start causing damage to the front horizontal rudder and skid. The print is dated on the reverse in Orville Wright's handwriting.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries
Photographic print, black and white
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AGFA DuoScan T2000XL
ms1_16_2_3; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Aircraft accidents; Wright 1903 Flyer; Sand hills; Sand dunes; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Shadows