Shawn, Holly and Lance
Wilbur flies a glider in earlier tests Kitty Hawk, Oct. 10, 1902.Orville’s brother Wilbur piloting the record flight lasting 59 seconds over a distance of 852 feet.
On December 17, 1903, Orville Wright piloted the first powered airplane 20 feet above a wind-swept beach in North Carolina. The flight lasted 12 seconds and covered 120 feet.
The Wright Brothers - First Flight,1903
Los Angeles Owens Valley Aquaduct Opened
First owners rivers
DeMille formed the Lasky Film Company (which years later evolved into Paramount Pictures), and the next year went west to California and produced the successful six reeler, The Squaw Man (1914), of historical significance as the first feature length film produced in Hollywood.
Cecil B. DeMille
he first state-issued license plates were issued in Massachusetts, beginning in 1903. The very first plate, featuring the number "1," was issued to Frederick Tudor. (One of his relatives still holds an active registration on the plate.)
The First License Plates Issued in the U.S.
Boy Scouts Established in U.S.
16th Amendment allows for establishment of income tax.
17th Amendment allows for direct elections of senators.
World War I begins in Europe.
World War I
The panama canal officially opened
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is an independent boarding school offering small class sizes and a solid academic foundation in the liberal arts
rabun gap-nacoochee school
The railroad was finally crossed in 1903 and track to Clayton was completed in 1905.
the Mail was first time carried from Blalock to Rabun Gap. Dock King carried mail
On September 6, 1901, U.S. President William McKinley spent the morning visiting Niagara Falls with his wife before returning to the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York in the afternoon to spend a few minutes greeting the public.
U.S. President William McKinley Assassinated
Oklahoma Territory collectively enter the United States as Oklahoma, the 46th state.
27th U.S. President William Howard
When the FTC was created in 1914, its purpose was to prevent unfair methods of competition in commerce as part of the battle to “bust the trusts.