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Orrville and Wilbur's competition 1894


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Default Orrville and Wilbur's competition 1894

In the 1890s the quest for flight was worldwide. I'm sure the Wright Brothers were in the frenzy somewhere.

http://www.flyingmachines.org/maxim.html

Yes, much later, there was a successful steam powered airplane/aeroplane.
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