Query: Ballooning
Partially inflated balloons, possibly recently varnished, drying on front lawn of Gates Mansion at Carl Myers' Balloon Farm. Inflation apparatus in foreground. These balloons may have been consigned to the U.S. Army Signal Service Balloon Corps.
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0075
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"American Military Free Balloon." Large gas balloon in flight
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1920s
Size:
1 Print (Rotogravure, 9.5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"Balloon Day." Ascension of a large gas balloon
Level:
item
Dates:
1908
Size:
1 Photograph (Silver print photograph (postcard format), 5.375 x 3.375 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"Taking balloon to camp - Inflating balloon"
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1917
Size:
1 Postcard (3.5 x 5.5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"French War Balloon." Tethered military balloon with motorized winch
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1870
Size:
1 Engraving (Woodcut illustration, 9 x 6 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Untitled. View showing a balloon race. U.S. gas balloons, possibly in British Columbia
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1920s
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"Balloon Ascension, Long Beach, Cal." Smoke balloon ascension
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1916
Size:
1 Postcard
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"Fesselbellon." Distant view of German observation balloon (kite balloon)
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1917
Size:
1 Photograph (Silver print photograph (postcard format), 3.375 x 5.375 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"Preparing for Balloon Ascension, York, Penna." Smoke balloon ascension
Level:
item
Dates:
1916
Size:
1 Postcard (3.5 x 5.5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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"The Spherical Balloon." Three gas balloons in flight
Level:
item
Dates:
circa 1910
Size:
1 Postcard (3.5 x 5.5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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