Interviewee

James Wilbur Jacobs

Interviewer

Susan Bennett

Date of Interview

3-4-1967

Length of interview and transcript

34 pages

Document Type

Transcript

Language

English

Description

Discusses Orville Wright, James Jacobs, Sr., 1924 Dayton air race, Barling bomber, Dayton-Wright Airplane Co., General Motors, landing flaps, engine cowlings, seaplanes, seat belts, safety, Lorin Wright, model airplanes, Horace Wright, and B. Skeet.

Repository

University Archives and Special Collections

Identifier

UASC-033_JacobsJ

Comments

James Wilbur Jacobs' father, James Jacobs, Sr. was an engineer who worked for and with the Wright brothers.

Rights

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