Title

First flight

Creator

John T. Daniels

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_2_8

Creation Date

12-17-1903

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

The first controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight. Orville Wright, pilot. Wilbur Wright is running and watching the Flyer. This first flight lasted 12 seconds.

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_8, Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, Wright 1903 Flyer, First powered flight, Wright, Orville, 1871-1948, Battery boxes, Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912, Take off, Shovels, Benches, Two-wheeled truck, Launch rail, Flight, Kill Devil Hills (N.C.), Gasoline cans, Footprints

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