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Wright Brothers flyer.....



Item # 686015

December 18, 1948

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 18, 1948

* Wright Brothers 'Flyer'
* Smithsonian Institute induction


The top of page 4 has a four column heading: "Wright Brothers Hailed by U.S. for First Flight" with lead-in: "NATION PAYS BELATED TRIBUTE". Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the Smithsonian accepting the Wright Brothers famous airplane into their collection.
Complete with 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century