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MS-192: Andrew S. Iddings Wright Brothers Homecoming Celebration Collection
Bishop Milton Wright and Orville Wright are arriving at the opening ceremonies during the 1909 Wright Brothers Homecoming Celebration on the morning of June 17, 1909. Men dressed as heralds are surrounding the Wrights. The opening ceremonies were held at Van Cleve Park (also known historically as Newcom Park or the Log Cabin Park), which is now RiverScape MetroPark.
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ms192_016; Actors; Parks--Ohio--Montgomery County; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Courts and courtiers; Van Cleve Park (Dayton, Ohio); Opening ceremonies; Dayton (Ohio) Wright Brothers Homecoming Celebration -- 1909; Church of the United Brethren in Christ; RiverScape MetroPark (Dayton, Ohio); Rites and ceremonies; Spectators; Heralds; Wright, Milton, 1828-1917