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Title Newspaper clippings from aeronautics scrapbook, featuring images of 18th and 19th century balloons
Collection Lang Collection
Object Name Scrapbook
Caption Newspaper clippings of 18th and 19th century balloons
Scope & Content Newspaper clippings from aeronautics scrapbook, pasted onto paperboard.

Eleven small clippings showing various balloons, parachutes, and other illustrations relating to balloons.

The titles of the clippings, from left to right and top to bottom are:
"Fig. 4," "Aerostatic Figure, which was exhibited at the Pantheon by the Brothers Enslen," "Garnerin Ascending," "Garnerin's Parachute in Ascending," "Aeolipile," "3" (similar to the parrachute in ascending engraving), "Montgolfier's Balloon," "Fig. 11," "1" (The same engraving as Montgolfier's Balloon, except upside down), "Garnerin Ascending," "Parachute." The last two pieces are sideways.






Accession# 2010G1018
Object ID 2010G1018.03
Imagefile 004\2010G101803.JPG