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Wilbur and Orville Wright's First Flight


Telegram, Orville Wright to Bishop Milton Wright, announcing the first successful powered flight

Telegram sent by the Wright Brothers to their father on December 17, 1903

CREDIT: Wright, Orville. “Telegram, Orville Wright to Bishop Milton Wright, Announcing the First Successful Powered Flight,” 1903. Manuscript Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-MSS-46706-5.

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