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The Wright Brothers legacy : Orville and Wilbur Wright and their aeroplanes / Walt Burton & Owen Findsen.

Burton, Walt. (Author). Findsen, Owen. (Added Author). Dayton Art Institute. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 629.13 BURTON (Text) 34706000831588 Aviation Collection Available -
 : Jim Mahle Memorial Aviation Collection.
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 926 W947BU (Text) 0000103826483 Indiana book Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0810942674
  • ISBN: 9780810942677
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some. color) ; 30 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Published to coincide with an exhibition held at the Dayton Art Institute, Ohio, from July 4 to Sept. 7, 2003 and at the Virginia Air & Space Center, Hampton, fron Nov. 1, 2003 to Jan. 11, 2004.
Formatted Contents Note:
The desire to fly -- Lifting the world with a kite -- Kitty Hawk, 1903 : first flight -- Learning to fly : Huffman Prairie -- Fort Meyer : selling the military flyer -- Postcards from Europe -- Homecoming -- Return to Fort Meyer -- Records and wrecks -- Wilbur : a look back -- Kitty Hawk and other monuments -- Orville : a life in review -- The Kitty Hawk flyer in exile -- The Wright Brothers' social impact.
Summary, etc.:
A photographic tribute to the Wright brothers' first flight at Kitty Hawk features images of the brothers and their aircraft as well as such memorabilia and souvenirs as vintage postcards, posters, stereopticon images, and toys.
Subject: Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Aeronautics > United States > Biography.
Wright Flyer (Airplane)

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