Wright Brothers Congressional Gold Medal (Replica) Note: This item is currently storage. This is a replica of the original Congressional Gold Medal rewarded to Orville and Wilbur Wright during their Dayton homecoming celebration in 1909. The original medals are in the Wright State University collection. Transferred from Travis Air Force Base Heritage Center. Click here to return to the Featured Accessions index. Find Out More Other Resources Wright Brothers Collection at Wright State University Note: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the National Museum of the USAF, the U.S. Air Force, or the Department of Defense, of the external website, or the information, products or services contained therein.