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Creator

Wright Brothers

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_16_3_16

Creation Date

12-14-1903

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Four men, two children, and a dog stand near the Wright 1903 Flyer before the start of Wilbur Wright's attempted first flight at Kill Devil Hills, December 14, 1903. The Wright 1903 Flyer is on the launch rail which is laid on the slope of Big Kill Devil Hill.

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_16; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Boys; Beacham, Tim; Sand dunes; United States. Life Saving Service; People, groups; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Sawhorses; Wright 1903 Flyer; Launch rail; Sand hills; Footprints; Children; Beacham, John; Battery boxes; Dogs

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