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Title Dirigible and airplane images: photographs, advertisements, articles, postcard, stereoscope
Collection C. Michael Hiam Dirigible Collection
Object Name Collection
Caption Women disembarking from the Hindenburg
Scope & Content See also 2015.1421.01-2014.1421.35 in the Library catalog for dirigible/airship books from the same collection.

This collection consists of images collected by Michael Hiam as part of his research for his 2014 book "Dirigible Dreams". Some are of airplanes but most are photographs or illustrations of, or articles about, dirigibles or dirigible-related themes. There is one postcard of Count von Zeppelin and a stereoscope of R-34 at Minneola.
Accession# 2015.1421
Subjects Aeronautics, Commercial--Germany.
Aeronautics, Commercial--United States.
Aeronautics, Military--England.
Aeronautics, Military--United States.
Aircraft accidents.
Airships--History.
Dirigibles.
Eckener, Hugo, 1868-1954
Goodyear Aircraft Corporation
Hindenburg (Airship)
Luftschiffbau Zeppelin GmbH.
R 101 (Airship)
USS Akron (ZRS-4)
USS Macon (ZRS-5)
Vaniman, Melvin, 1866-1912,
Zeppelin, Ferdinand, Graf von, 1838-1917
Object ID 2015.1421.36
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1938
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