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Katharine Wright on Books

Katharine Wright, Wilbur and Orville’s younger sister, loved to read. In honor of National Library Week, here is a quotation from Katharine about books: It does my heart good to get hold of a book that doesn’t “hit you between … Continue reading






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A Journey of 4.5 Million Miles Began with 120 Feet

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” -Lao Tzu, Chinese philosopher, 6th-5th c. BC Or, a journey of more than 4.5 million miles through space in 2002 began with a flight of 120 feet on the … Continue reading






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New Exhibit highlights Wright Brothers Newspapers

We are pleased to announce the recent installation of a new exhibit in the lobby of Dunbar Library: Wright Brothers Print the News! The exhibit presents highlights from the printing business of Orville and Wilbur Wright, which they operated from 1889 … Continue reading






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