Happy 4th of July!

Hawthorn Street during the Wright Brothers’ Homecoming Celebration

Many of today’s celebrations will include a proud display of the American flag. As you celebrate this July 4th, be sure to notice how many colorful flags are flying around you. Here are a few of our favorites from the Archives. These pictures, and many more, are available in CORE, the Campus Online Repository. Have a safe and festive holiday!

A view of the hangars at Belmont Park showing flags of the represented nations.

 

Exterior view of the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company’s Plant 3, April 1918

 

The 1000th De Havilland CH-4, Dayton Wright Airplane Co. Plant 1, July 31, 1918

 

Commissioned cadet officers, Miami Military Institute, 1903. The cadet on the far left is Kleon Thaw Brown, youngest brother of Orvon Graff Brown, founder and president of the MMI.

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