The grandest is a 60-foot granite shaft,
with feathered wings sculpted into the sides, erected at Kitty
Hawk and dedicated in 1932.
“In commemoration of the conquest
of the air by the brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright. Conceived
by genius. Achieved by dauntless resolution and unconquerable
Inscription on the Wright memorial at Kitty Hawk
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