Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
The Wright 1903 Flyer following the fourth flight at Kill Devil Hills. The front elevator support was broken due to a hard landing. The main frame suffered no damage. Anonymous note on the reverse, "Dec. 17 1903 Plane after gust of wind turned it over." However, this image was taken before the plane was rolled across the beach by the wind. Cropped enlargement from 16-3-2.
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Photographic print, black and white
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AGFA DuoScan T2000XL
ms1_16_3_1; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Sand dunes; Sand hills; Elevator; Grasses; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Groundwater; Sand dune plants; Wright 1903 Flyer; Aircraft accidents