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Missing Wright Brothers Patent Found, Ahead of 110th Anniversary

Press Release via NARA Archives.gov March 24, 2016 National Archives Honors Wright Brothers with Upcoming Special Display Display celebrates 110th anniversary of awarding of the patent for a Flying-Machine Washington, DC.– The National Archives Museum celebrates the 110th anniversary of … 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┬ánew 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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