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Wright Brothers

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_3_1

Creation Date

12-17-1903

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

The Wright 1903 Flyer following the fourth flight at Kill Devil Hills. The front elevator support was broken due to a hard landing. The main frame suffered no damage. Anonymous note on the reverse, "Dec. 17 1903 Plane after gust of wind turned it over." However, this image was taken before the plane was rolled across the beach by the wind. Cropped enlargement from 16-3-2.

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_3_1; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Sand dunes; Sand hills; Elevator; Grasses; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Groundwater; Sand dune plants; Wright 1903 Flyer; Aircraft accidents

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