Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
The first controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight. Orville Wright is piloting the Wright 1903 Flyer while Wilbur Wright runs and watches the take off.
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
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
ms1_16_2_12; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Two-wheeled truck; Airplanes--Take off; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Flight; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Benches; First powered flight; Launch rail; Gasoline cans; Wright 1903 Flyer; Shovels; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Footprints; Coil boxes