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“Alas, that he must fly on Sunday!”

On Sunday, March 14, 1915, Bishop Milton Wright wrote the following lines in his daily diary: …Lincoln Beachy fell 7,000 ft to his death in San Francisco Bay, to-day, in his second flight, on a monoplane. Alas, that he must … Continue reading

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CBS Sunday Morning films David McCullough in the Archives

Today was another exciting day in Special Collections & Archives!┬áHistorian David McCullough and a crew from CBS Sunday Morning visited us ┬áthis morning to film portions of an interview set to air on May 3rd. The segment centers on Mr. … Continue reading

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“The court decision in John H. Patterson’s case was announced…”

On March 13, 1915, Bishop Milton Wright wrote in his diary: The court decision in John H. Patterson’s case was announced. To have a new trial. Orville, Kath., & Knabenshue went to the depot to see Patterson come in. There … Continue reading

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