Happy Birthday, Wilbur

Wilbur Wright as a child

Wilbur Wright at age thirteen, circa 1879

Wilbur Wright was born April 16, 1867, in Millville, Indiana, the third child of Bishop Milton Wright and his wife, Susan Koerner Wright.

This portrait was taken when he was about 13 years old.

More information about our Wright Brothers collection is available here.

For other images of the Wright family, please browse the more than 2200 images available in CORE, our Campus Online Repository.

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