Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Orville Wright with Captain William J. Tate at the Engineers Club holding a silver-plated spade. Captain Tate, representing the Kill Devil Hills Memorial Association, was at the Engineers Club to attend a dinner where he presented Orville with the silver-plated spade which was used in breaking ground for the Wright Brothers National Memorial.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
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Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_25_3_6; Orville Wright and Groups; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Tate, William J., 1869-1953; Engineers club of Dayton; Shovels; Spades