Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Front view of Orville Wright piloting the 46th flight of the Wright 1905 Flyer at Huffman Prairie. Orville flew for 33 minutes, 20 seconds and 20.8 miles at a height of 40 to 60 feet. Twelve photographs were taken of the flight. In this photograph the Flyer is approaching the camera resulting in a view of the front of the airplane. Bishop Milton Wright and Katharine Wright were among nine witnesses to the flight.
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Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_16_7_13; Huffman Prairie (Simms Station); Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Wright 1905 Flyer; Airplanes; Flight; Airfields; Trees; Fences; Huffman Prairie (Ohio); Simms Station (Ohio)