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Dedication of Wright Memorial on August 19, 1940.

Dedication of Wright Memorial, Dayton, Ohio on Orville's 69th birthday, August 19, 1940.

Wright State University Special Collections and Archives 

Brochures are available at the Wright-Dunbar or
Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Centers.

By Mail:
16 South Williams Street
Dayton, OH 45402

By Phone: (937) 225-7705 or (937) 425-0008

By Fax: (937) 222-4512


Did You Know?

Wright brothers' wind tunnel

In 1902, Wilbur and Orville Wright construct a 6-foot wooden wind tunnel which was used for measuring lift and drag on model air-foils.