Tag Archives: Wright Brothers

What Were You Doing on the Day of the First Flight?

Today marks the 113th anniversary of the first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. The events of that historic day, December 17, 1903, are well recorded, including Orville Wright’s observations in his diary. Orville closed the entry with the mention … Continue reading






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McCullough’s “The Wright Brothers” chosen for Big Read

Have you heard? David McCullough’s The Wright Brothers has been chosen for the 2017 Big Read in the Miami Valley! We’re excited that even more people will now be checking out this wonderful book and learning more about the lives and … Continue reading






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Join us at Wright Brothers Day on Oct. 5th!

Join us in the Student Union Atrium tomorrow, Thursday, October 8, from 11:00-2:00 for the Wright State’s sixth annual Wright Brothers Day. We will have an exhibit of materials from the Wright Brothers Collection. The event, organized by the Wright State … Continue reading






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