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Name Toney, Ansel

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This large triangular-shaped nylon and basswood kite is made of wide blue, red, purple, yellow and green vertical stripes. The kite's red rudder is signed and dated in ink by the maker, Ansel Toney. A - kite, B - crossbar, C - tie

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This large triangular-shaped nylon and basswood kite is made of wide purple, blue, red, orange and green stripes. The kite's yellow rudder is signed and dated in ink by the maker, Ansel Toney. A - kite, B - crossbar, C - tie

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This large kite string winder has a horizontal wooden frame with a wooden cog at the center to hold the string. There is a hand crank on one side. The string winder is signed on one end by the maker, Ansel Toney.

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This triangular nylon kite is done is purple, blue, green, yellow and orange sections. Three balsa wood supports are sewed into the kite. There is one external balsa wood crosar. The kite has a yellow nylon rudder on the underside and a strip of nylon for a tie. A - kite, B - crossbar, C - tie

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This handmade wooden string winder is box shaped with a dowel through the side. Wooden "teeth" hold the white nylon string in place. There is a wooden handle on the side to wind the string. The nylon string has a metal pin-type clasp which fastens onto the kite.

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Ansel Toney with kite rig going to his flying field.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kite on display at Minnetrtista Cultural Center.

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Ansel Toney kite on display at Minnetrista.

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Bill Moffitt standing with display of images featuring Ansel Toney and his kites.

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Display of images featuring Ansel Toney and his kites.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites hanging the in Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney kites in the Minnetrista lobby.

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Ansel Toney at Brown County fly-in with a friend from Florida holding a "Star" kite.