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Orville Wright's Telegram from Kitty Hawk

After the Wright Brothers successfully tested their Flyer at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville (Orevelle) sent a telegram to his father to share the good news. 

This image depicts that telegram.  Click on the image for a greatly expanded view.


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Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

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