Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Wilbur Wright standing to give his famous "parrot speech." Wilbur was asked to speak at a dinner given in his honor at the Aero Club de la Sarthe for establishing new world flying records on Sept. 21. When asked to say a few words, Wilbur remarked, "I know of only one bird, the parrot, that talks, and he can't fly very high."
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Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_31_65; Oversize Photographs; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Dinners and dining; Aero Club de la Sarthe; Speeches, addresses, etc.; After-dinner speeches