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Alpheus W. Drinkwater holding model plane

Date: 1942 - 1962 | Identifier: 805.1.a.20
Alpheus W. Drinkwater (1875-1962), right, showing a model plane to a child at Kitty Hawk, N.C. The Wright Monument at the Wright Brothers National Memorial is in the background. Drinkwater, a telegrapher and correspondent for the Associate Press in Manteo, N.C., relayed the news of the Wright brothers' first flight at Kitty Hawk. Date approximated. more...