Post Office Mural – Williamston NC

Description

“First Flight of the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk”
Medium: oil on canvas, 1940

Phillip Von Saltza, painter

Von Saltza’s painting was selected from a pool of 1,475 entrants. The painting, in the post office in this eastern North Carolina town, commemorates the Wright brothers’ first experiment with flight, which happened just around 100 miles away in Kitty Hawk.

Source notes

http://www.go-trippin.com/business/post-office-mural-wright-brothers-flight

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Location Info


121 East Main Street
Williamston, NC 27892

Location notes: West wall of lobby

Coordinates: 35.855190, -77.054092

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