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Item Identifier Number

ms1_23_7_18

Creation Date

1927

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

William J. Tate's home, the former Kitty Hawk Post Office. Photograph was taken when house was used as a parsonage. Typed note on back, "Residence occupied by the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk, N.C. in the yard of which was assembled the parts of their first experimental glider. Capt. W. J. Tate then owned the place; later it became a Methodist parsonage and was burned April 7th, 1928. W. A. Betts, Pastor."

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

3-4-2003

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL


Keywords

ms1_23_7_18; Museums and Memorials; Historical markers; Historic sites; Houses; Wooden-frame buildings; Parsonages; Post office buildings

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