Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
The first controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight. Orville Wright, pilot. Wilbur Wright is running and watching the Flyer. This first flight lasted 12 seconds.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries
Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_16_2_8; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright 1903 Flyer; First powered flight; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Battery boxes; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Take off; Shovels; Benches; Two-wheeled truck; Launch rail; Flight; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Gasoline cans; Footprints