THE WRIGHT BROTHERS Black and white newsreel period footage of an airplane similar to the Kittyhawk taking off, shots of Orville and Wilbur Wright, and the front page of a newspaper announcing their first flight.
FIRST MILITARY AIR SERVICE Black and white newsreel period footage about the competition for the world's first military air force, won by the Wright brothers. Includes shots of President Taft, Orville Wright, and Lieutenant Frank Lom at Fort Myers, near Washington, at the launch of the vintage airplane on a monorail by
WRIGHT BROTHERS NATIONAL MONUMENT - 1932 An impressive 150-foot granite pylon is dedicated to the Wright Brothers on the site of their first flight at Kill Devil Hills, N.C. Orville Wright is on hand for the memorial ceremony.
Date: March 2, 1932 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:47:00, No Audio
HOW ABOUT A WOODEN WEDDING Alice Geisslor and Orville Ravi are part of a mock wedding taking place at the Harbor plywood plant in Hoquiam, Washington. The groom doesn't exactly look comfortable in his wooden tuxedo but the bride and bridesmaids appear to enjoy the odd dresses they made.
WRIGHT BROTHERS & EARLY FLIGHT The Wright brothers and their early successes. Orville Wright, a picture of the distance flown, Wilbur Wright on demonstration trip to Europe where he greets European dignitaries and makes a flight with a French journalist.
WRIGHT FIELD Construction of . In 1926, steam shovels break ground for in Ohio. Two years later Orville Wright raises flag for dedication ceremony. Also in attendance are Secretary of War Davis, Air Corps Chief Patrick, and others who watch gun salute and air squadrons passing in salute.
BLIMP DROPS WREATH FOR WRIGHTS Air Corps airship drops wreath on monument to the Wright Brothers near Kitty Hawk, NC. Blimp over monument, POV from blimp, POV from ground of blimp, Wright's names inscribed in plaque, Orville accepts flying cross medal for himself and his brother.
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