Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Full plate contact print of the wreck of the Wright 1904 Flyer at the end of the 31st flight at Huffman Prairie, outside Dayton, Ohio. Orville Wright was the pilot flying a total distance of 432 feet. Wilbur Wright stands to the right of the launch rail. The Flyer struck the ground with its front rudder breaking the support.
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Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_16_5_20; Huffman Prairie (Simms Station); Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright 1904 Flyer; Aircraft accidents; Launch rail; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Simms Station (Ohio); Huffman Prairie (Ohio); Airplanes--Landing