First Flight Anniversary Photo Gallery
First-hand accounts of aviation news in North Carolina.
"Men will fly" from the Elizabeth City Tarheel; Vol. 2, No. 18.
"Flying Machine Sustains Itself" from the Raleigh Morning Post, Dec. 19, 1903
Cartoon from the News and Observer, Dec. 17, 1953.
"Last host to Wright brothers dies at 94" from the Elizabeth City Daily Advance
State Recognition of the Wright Brothers
Letter regarding the replacement of the state historical marker at Kill Devil Hill
Wright Brothers license plate law, enacted 1981
State Historical Marker at Kill Devil Hill, before and after changes
"50 Years of Flight Progress" Brochure by Eastern Airlines
"500 Honor the Wrights" from the New York Herald Tribune, Dec. 16, 1953
Program from the Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration