AKA: The Early Days of the American Kitefliers Association

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Richard Robertson
Creation Year: 2010
Summary: History is best recorded by those who have experienced the time and place. This is the case with Richard Robertson, Texas, who has been a pinnicle point of USA kiting for decades. In this document, he clearly outlines the start and passion of the American kiting movement. Read and enjoy a walk through history, bringing names and places together for the first time.
Type: Document
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Geographic: United States
Kite Type: Accessory, Bowed, Box\Cellular, Figure, Flat, Inflated, Sport
Materials: Nylon/Synthetic, Plastic, Carbon, Dowel, Fiberglass, Ripstop, Cotton
Significance: Art, Historical, Sport