Government Field/Dayton in The Mansion (Location)

Display Label: 
Dayton Testing Field
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OutOfYoknapatawpha
Authority : 
Text (when unambiguous)
Other Texts Location Appears In: 
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2451
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894
Description: 

The novel recalls how (young) Bayard Sartoris died trying out an experimental airplane "at the Dayton testing field" (210). The Wright Brothers were from Dayton, Ohio, and there was an airfield just north of Dayton built for Orville Wright's airplane factory.

Role: 
Only Mentioned in Text
Status: 
Continuous
Types: 
Airfield

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