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January 19, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Bensenville Community Public Library
200 S. Church Road
Bensenville, IL 60106
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Author William Hazelgrove: The Wright Brothers- Jan 19 @ Library

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Author William Hazelgrove: The Wright Brothers
Sat, Jan 19, 2019 2:00pm | US/Central

Category: Adult


How could two brothers who never left home, were high-school dropouts, and made a living as bicycle mechanics have figured out the secret of manned flight? Join us in welcoming historian and author William Hazelgrove as he presents his new history of the Wright Brothers’ monumental accomplishment – focusing on their early years of trial and error at Kitty Hawk.  Combing through original archives and family letters, Hazelgrove’s richly researched and well-told tale of the Wright Brothers’ landmark achievement captures the excitement of the times at the start of the “American century.”  Copies of the book will be available for purchase and to be signed by the author.

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