Category Archives: Wright Brothers

Happy Birthday Orville and Katharine!

Did you know Wright siblings Orville and Katharine share a birthday? August 19th marks a very special day for the Wright family with not one, but two birthdays. Orville was born in 1871 and then Katharine followed in 1874. On … Continue reading

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“That’s One Small Step…” Space Collections at SC&A

On July 20, 1969, the world was transfixed as Neil Armstrong and Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin, Jr. started their descent to the Moon surface in the Lunar Module “Eagle.” The third member of the Apollo 11 Mission, Michael Collins, orbited … Continue reading

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“In the Archives: Huffman Prairie Flying Field”

The past few months students from Wright State University’s New Media Incubator under the direction of Jennifer Ware, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication, have been working on a series of videos about Special Collections & Archives. The project … Continue reading

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