Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Captain William J. Tate and Elijah Baum standing near a scrap wood marker at the site of the first flight. Typed note on back, "Capt. W. J. Tate and Elijah Baum standing near the first marker ever erected on the spot from which the first airplane flight was made. Marker erected by W. J. Tate, Elijah Baum, and Rupert E. West." This photograph is attributed to Rupert E. West, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
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 T2000 XL
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
ms1_23_7_17; Museums and Memorials; Historical markers; Historic sites; Tate, William J., 1869-1953; Baum, Elijah; Wood; Driftwood