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Design drawings for a system of airship navigation proposed by Aug. Lanteigne, utilizing a series of 16 balloons on a single keel. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, Library staff, 1981-82).
Concerns Union and Confederate pickets positioned north and south around Pohick Church and Accotink in Fairfax County, Va., in January 1862. Includes a balloon pictured near Pohick Church and labelled as "Decr... more
Advertisement for aeronaut and balloon manufacturer Henri Lachambre shows a balloon "H. Lachambre" with two passengers floating through a scene of animals, circus performers, and toy balloons.
ID number: H13483.Photographer: Deutsche Reichsarchiv.Place: Unknown..A German soldier jumping from his observation balloon. German observers followed this procedure when their balloon was attacked by Allied ai... more
ID number: E01260.Photographer: Hurley, James Francis (Frank).Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..An observation balloon making an ascent near Ypres to 'spot' for the artillery operating... more
ID number: H13497.Photographer: Deutsche Reichsarchiv.Place: Unknown..A German observation balloon fitted with a long distance camera about to ascend with one observer in the basket. The observer's escape parac... more