Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
The wreck of the Chanute-Huffaker 1901 glider, "the thousand dollar beauty", near Kill Devil Hills. This glider had uprights made of cardboard tubing. It was destroyed in a heavy rain shower.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries
Photographic print, black and white
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AGFA DuoScan T2000XL
Avon, North Carolina
ms1_15_5_20; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Huffaker, Edward C.; Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910; Gliders (Aeronautics); Wrecks; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Sand dunes; Sand hills; Wing spars; Wing ribs