Marking site of first successful airplane flight by the Wright Brothers

Price: $4.95
  

Stock #: 197894
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Kill Devil Hills
State: North Carolina (NC)
County: Dare
Publisher: Ashville Post Card Company
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

Purchase Scan Comments & Reviews Send Print
Additional Details:
This granite boulder, weighing 10 tons, bears the following inscription on a plaque. "The first successful flight of an airplane was made from this spot by Orville Wright on December 17, 1903, in a machine designed and built by Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright. This tablet was erected by the National Aeronautical Association of the U.S.A to commemorate the 25th anniversary of this event."

Post a public comment, question or review: