The Wright Brothers  - The Invention of the Aerial Age

Orville's mandolin. 200 intricately carved wing shapes. One surviving wingtip. These artifacts in the Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age online exhibit offer rich details and personal insights into the Wright brothers' lives. Begin exploring and learn more about the Wright brothers.


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Orville’s Mandolin
Lent by San Diego Aerospace Museum
Orville Wright had an artistic bent and also played the mandolin.
Orville Wright's Mandolin

 

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