Wright Brothers Photographs




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MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection


Group photograph taken at a dinner in honor of Orville Wright at the Engineers Club, as part of the ceremonies of dedicating the new building at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Left to right, seated: John Ritchie, Jr.; C. P. Page; Prof. Arthur E. Kennelly; Prof. E. B. Willson; Philip J. Roosevelt; James P. Monroe; Godfrey L. Cabot; Paul W. Litchfield; Prof. Byerly; Rear Adm. Washington Lee Capps; Orville Wright; Prof. C. H Peabody; Dr. Alexander Graham Bell; and Edward M. Hagar. Standing: J. H. Barbazette; Lester D. Gardner; Roy Knabenshue; Prof. J. C. Riley; Raymond Ware; Thomas Huff; Alan R. Hawley; Glenn L. Martin; Oscar Brindley; Prof. R. W. Willson; Prof A. G. Webster; Dr. Jerome C. Hunsaker; James Means; and A. Klemin.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

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Photographic print, black and white


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Date Digital


Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL

Spatial Coverage

Boston, Massachusetts


ms1_25_4_11; Orville Wright and Groups; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Engineers Club (Boston, Mass.); Dinners and dining; Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922; Gardner, Lester D. (Lester Durand), 1876-1956


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No Copyright - United States