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Archives featured in CBS Sunday Morning this Sunday, May 3

Set your DVR’s or make a note to watch: Our Wright Brothers Collection, as well as our Archives reading room, will appear on this weekend’s episode of CBS Sunday Morning, airing Sunday, May 3, at 9:00 a.m. The segment will center … Continue reading






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“…in attendance second only to that of C.L. Vallandingham”

On Tuesday, March 30, 1915, Bishop Milton Wright wrote these lines in his diary: …Edward W. Hanley was buried to-day. It is said to have been in attendance second only to that of C. L. Vallandingham. Hanley was a Catholic; … Continue reading






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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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