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Item Identifier Number

ms1_24_8_16

Creation Date

2-20-1947

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Orville Wright holding a wheelbarrow made entirely of magnesium during a visit to the Magnesium Show at Wright Field. Left to right: Orville Wright; Col. Edward A. Deeds, President of National Cash Register Company; and Mr. Ted Atkins, Magnesium Show Official. The show was co-sponsored by the AAF, Army Ground Forces, Navy and the Magnesium Corporation of America.

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 T2000XL


Keywords

ms1_24_8_16; Military Air Fields; Wright Field (Ohio); Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Magnesium Show (Dayton, Ohio); Magnesium Association (U.S.); Deeds, Edward Andrew, 1874-1960

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