World Kite Museum: Kites in Western Culture

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Paul Garber, Bob Ingraham, Ron Noulton
Creation Year: 2000
Width: 11 inches
Height: 8.5 inches
Summary: This publication by the World Kite Museum in Long Beach, Washington is a collection of three essays on kiting, Paul Garber (Smithsonian), Bob Ingraham, (the founder of the AKA) and Ron Moulton of England. Inside is a timeline of kiting starting from -400, Archtas of Tarentum GREECE, Flew bird kites and proceeds to document kiting events to the year 2000. It is not known where the information for this time line was taken. Booklet is still for sale, contact the World Kite Museum. www.worldkitemuseum.org
Type: Booklet
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Geographic: United States
Kite Type: Bowed, Box\Cellular, Figure, Flat, Inflated, Sport
Significance: Historical