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1Title:  Edward F. Schlee and William S. Brock collection, 1923-1964 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  68.160 
 Creator:  Schlee, Edward F., 1887-1969. 
 Abstract:  In 1927 Edward Schlee and William Brock attempted to fly around the world in a monoplane, "Pride of Detroit." The collection consists primarily of records concerning the around the world flight, and includes correspondence, news clippings, and photographs. 
 Subjects:  Schlee, Edward F., 1887-1969. | Brock, William Stewart, 1896-1932. | Wayco Air Service. | Schlee-Brock Aircraft Corporation. | Wayco Oil Company. | Air pilots--United States | Aeronautics--United States--History. | Clippings | Photographs 
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2Title:  Wright brothers collection, 1867-2006 (bulk 1903-1956) Requires cookie*
 Accession:  1623 
 Creator:  Benson Ford Research Center. 
 Abstract:  The Wright Brothers collection is comprised of published material, photographs, and some correspondence, primarily from the period following the first Wright brother's flight on December 17, 1903. 
 Subjects:  Ford, Henry, 1863-1947. | Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 | Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 | Wright family | Wright Aeronautical Corporation. | Henry Ford (Organization). Greenfield Village. | Aeronautics--United States--History. | Airplanes--Design and construction | Gliders (Aeronautics) | Clippings. | Correspondence. | Photographs. | Scrapbooks 
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