Julie Hedgepeth Williams

3:35 pm
Mon July 12, 2010

Wings of Opportunity: The Wright Brothers in Montgomery, Alabama, 1910

Julie Williams, who holds a doctorate in mass communications from the University of Alabama and teaches journalism at Samford University, has written a tidy, entertaining account of the first school established in America to teach civilian pilots. More specifically, the idea was to teach individuals to teach others to be pilots. There were five students.

Audio ?2010 Alabama Public Radio

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