Interviewee

John Wright

Interviewer

Susan Bennett

Date of Interview

2-11-1967

Length of interview and transcript

34 pages

Document Type

Transcript

Language

English

Description

Discusses Kettering "Bug," wind tunnel, first earth in vector compass, practical joke with gyroscope, testing, patent and post-war developments on "Bug," Geman V-1 in World War II, Smithsonian incident regarding Wright Brothers, Charles F. Kettering, and no-knock gasoline.

Repository

University Archives and Special Collections

Identifier

UASC-033_WrightJ

Comments

John Wright was an electrical engineer and chemist who worked for Charles F. Kettering at Delco. He also knew Orville Wright.

Rights

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