Photos from the Vault

September 9, 2013

The advent of the flying machine

Heavier than air flight took a while to get off the ground. Promises had been made for so long that most people took a wait and see attitude. By the end of the first decade of the the 20th century the skeptics began to be won over.

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David Middlecamp


Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at .