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on verso, top center stamped in blue ink: DEC 415 1928; upper center stamped in blue ink: FILE; upper center Associated Press copyright stamp in blue ink; by unknown hand, upper right in graphite circled and inverted: 6387; center printed in black ink on applied label inverted: ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO [illegible] NEW YORK / PLEASE WATCH YOUR CREDIT / WHERE WRIGHT BROTHER'S [sic] SUCCESSFULLY EXPERIMENTED / WITH HEAVIER-THAN-AIR FLYING / Photo shows the hangar and living quarters on the / sand dunes at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, where Or- / ville [circled in graphite] and Wilbur Wright [circled in graphite] built the first heavier- / than-air machine to fly. To the left of the picture / can be seen the motor powered machine that Orville / Wright made the first flight in, December 17, 1903. / The twenty-fifth anniversary of aviation will be / celebrated December 17th. at Kitty Hawk, North Carol- / ina.

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Mary and Dan Solomon, Monarch Beach, CA; gift to NGA, 2018.

Associated Names
Solomon, Dan and Mary
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