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Wright family; Wright, Milton, 1828-1917; Bishop Milton Wright; Diaries; Travel; Sermons
Bishop Milton Wright, father of Wilbur and Orville Wright, regularly recorded entries in his diary from 1857 until his death in 1917. This diary’s entries begin on January 1, 1857 and continue until December 31, 1857. Wright records a variety of information regarding his travels, family history, and expenditures. Of particular note, this diary includes a record of the first sermon he preached on August 23 which the researcher might find of interest. View the transcript of the Milton Wright diaries.
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