Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Octave Chanute's photograph a left rear view of the Wright 1902 Glider at the beginning of a glide at Kill Devil Hills. Dan Tate is on the left and has just released the left wing strut of the glider. One of the Wright Brothers is piloting the glider but is not identified. Note on reverse by Chanute "9. The flight begun."
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Photographic print, black and white
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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
ms1_16_1_15; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Tate, Dan; Wright 1902 Glider; Airplanes--Takeoff; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Sand dunes; Flight; Gliding and soaring; Gliders (Aeronautics); Sand hills; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.)