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    Orville Wright Photocard Signed "Orville Wright" in ink in the lower left corner. This "First Man-Flight" postcard (5.25" x 4") features a black and white image of the Wright brothers' first flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, on December 17, 1903. Orville's signature, which is slightly faded, is undated. Following the death of his brother Wilbur in 1912, Orville stayed active in the public eye, promoting aeronautics by utilizing such marketing tools as the image offered here. The photocard bears a two-cent International Civil Aeronautics Conference stamp affixed in the upper left corner. Toned.

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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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