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Sofia balloons wind, transportation traffic.

Sofia balloons wind, transportation traffic.

Flying Balloons: Free images of hot air balloons all over the World, available for commercial use and free download. Copyright-free, no attribution required.

Balloons faces ballons, emotions.

Balloons faces ballons, emotions.

Flying Balloons: Free images of hot air balloons all over the World, available for commercial use and free download. Copyright-free, no attribution required.

Rival balloons

Rival balloons

British cartoon shows how on a windy day a woman's hat is blown off and takes flight like the balloon shown floating in the distance.

Voiles mobile. Systém Ate. Lanteigne menuisier / [...]  Mo[...], '58.

Voiles mobile. Systém Ate. Lanteigne menuisier / [...] Mo[...], '58.

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).

[Map of the lower Potomac River showing picket lines, January 1862]

[Map of the lower Potomac River showing picket lines, January 1862]

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

“America”: Enjoying Hot Air Balloons

“America”: Enjoying Hot Air Balloons

Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active ca. 1850–80) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Glorious Fourth--sending up the fire balloon / C.S. Reinhart, del.

The Glorious Fourth--sending up the fire balloon / C.S. Reinhart, del.

Ten men, women, and children watching hot air balloon go up; fireworks on ground.

Henri Lachambre, aéronaute-constructeur breveté, Paris. 24, Passage des Favorites, 24. Paris / Fievoir(?) dele.

Henri Lachambre, aéronaute-constructeur breveté, Paris. 24, Passage de...

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.

Still Seeing Balloons

Still Seeing Balloons

This illustration entitled, "Still Seeing Balloons", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on October 25, 1907, shows Miss Democracy shading her eyes as she looks up int... more

French Kite Balloon with ground party.

French Kite Balloon with ground party.

ID number: H18111.Photographer: Unknown.Place: France: Vosges..French Kite Balloon with ground party...Rights Info: No known copyright restrictions..This photograph is from the Australian War Memorial's collect... more

Inflating propaganda balloons near Bethune, Belgium

Inflating propaganda balloons near Bethune, Belgium

British Photographs of World War I

A German soldier jumping from his observation balloon

A German soldier jumping from his observation balloon

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

Balloons with the British Fleet

Balloons with the British Fleet

British Photographs of World War I

Observation balloon ready to ascend

Observation balloon ready to ascend

ID number: E01254.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..An observation balloon ready to ascend over Ypres...Rights Info: No known cop... more

An observation balloon preparing to 'spot' for artillery

An observation balloon preparing to 'spot' for artillery

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

A German observation balloon fitted with a long distance camera

A German observation balloon fitted with a long distance camera

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

A Balloon of the 15th Kite Balloon Section

A Balloon of the 15th Kite Balloon Section

ID number: E01278.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..A balloon of the 15th Kite Balloon Section about to ascend at Cafe Belge in t... more

Inflating an observation balloon

Inflating an observation balloon

ID number: E01248.Photographer: Hurley, James Francis (Frank).Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..A large group of unidentified soldiers inflating an observation balloon near Ypres...Rig... more

A Royal Flying Corps observation balloon

A Royal Flying Corps observation balloon

ID number: E00755.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Dickebusch..View of a Royal Flying Corps observation balloon, fully inflated on the ... more

The view from an observation balloon

The view from an observation balloon

ID number: P08577.003.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..Rights Info: No known copyright restrictions..This photograph is from the... more

Australian soldiers watching the ascent

Australian soldiers watching the ascent

ID number: E01174.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..Australian soldiers watching the ascent of an observation balloon over Ypres.... more

The Officer Commanding ascends

The Officer Commanding ascends

ID number: E01190.Photographer: Unknown Australian Official Photographer.Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..The Officer Commanding A Company in the basket of an observation balloon abou... more

Entering the basket of an observation balloon

Entering the basket of an observation balloon

ID number: E01175.Photographer: Hurley, James Francis (Frank).Place: Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres..An unidentified officer entering the basket of an observation balloon prior to ascending... more

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - R - Goodyear R-72 bagged down preparatory to being returned to hangar

Balloons - R - Goodyear R-72 bagged down preparatory to being returned...

Date Taken: 03/0/1918 Photographer: Hdqrs. Balloon Detch. Fort Sill, Oklahoma Balloons - R

Balloons - M - Goodyear M-51 preparing for ascension

Balloons - M - Goodyear M-51 preparing for ascension

Date Taken: 01/0/1918 Photographer: Hdqrs. Balloon Detch. Fort Sill, Oklahoma Balloons - M

Balloons - Equipment - Shipping dirigibles to France. Sections of one of the new U type dirigibles packed and ready for shipment to American aviation stations in France

Balloons - Equipment - Shipping dirigibles to France. Sections of one ...

Date Taken: 10/17/1918 Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Equipment

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Italian Balloon, rigging, Fort Omaha, Nebraska

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Italian Balloon, rigging, Fort Omaha, Nebra...

Photographer: Committee Public Information Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - M - Goodyear M-51 preparing for ascension, Fort Sill, Oklahoma

Balloons - M - Goodyear M-51 preparing for ascension, Fort Sill, Oklah...

Date Taken: 01/0/1918 Photographer: Photo Dept. Fort Sill, Okla. Balloons - M

Balloons - Flights - Balloon operations at Camp John, Wisconsin

Balloons - Flights - Balloon operations at Camp John, Wisconsin

Photographer: Patteson Photo Balloons - Flights

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Flights - British Balloon observer ready to make an ascension in Mesopotamia. A British observer about to make an ascension in an observation balloon. Practically all the members of this crew are Indian troops
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Flying Field, Akron, Ohio. A number of special type balloons in a hangar

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Flying Fie...

Photographer: Goodyear Tire & Rubber CO. Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. - Activity in producing balloons for war service. Top and end view of nurse type balloons, Firestone Tire and Rubber Co. plant, Akron, O

Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. - Activity in producing balloon...

Photographer: Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.

Balloons - Observation - Observation Balloon at a camp in the United States. Camouflaged hiding place for the balloon
Balloons - M - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Adjusting rigging on Goodyear Type M 33

Balloons - M - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill,...

Date Taken: 9/25/1917 Photographer: Photo Dept. Fort Sill Balloons - M

Balloons - Observation - Rear view of observation balloon

Balloons - Observation - Rear view of observation balloon

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Observation

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Balloon detail formed to meet airship on descent. Note winch and cable

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Headquarters Balloon Detachment,...

Date Taken: 04/0/1918 Photographer: Photo Dept. Fort Sill, Okla. Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - It takes a hundred and fifty men to bring this bird of the air to rest

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - It takes a hundred and fifty men...

Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations

Balloons - Flights - Observation Balloon at a Camp in the United States. Shows basket with pilot ready to go up
Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Destruction of GoodrichType M balloon No. 64, on Dec. 26, 1917. Fire caused by static spark while deflating balloon

Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post ...

Date Taken: 12/26/1917 Photographer: Photo Dept., Fort Sill, Oklahoma Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks

Balloons - R - Type R, Army Kite Balloon. Four of this type in the air at the Flying Field, Akron, Ohio. Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co

Balloons - R - Type R, Army Kite Balloon. Four of this type in the air...

Photographer: Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. Balloons - R

Balloons - Flights - Returning from a U-boat scouting party. Aerial naval observer coming down from a "Blimp" type balloon after a scouting tour somewhereo n the Atlantic Coast

Balloons - Flights - Returning from a U-boat scouting party. Aerial na...

Photographer: Central News Service Balloons - Flights

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible flown by American Naval Aviators starting out on patrol. It can remain out thirty hours and cruise seven hundred miles
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - View of Balloon Bed

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - View of Balloon Bed

Date Taken: 05/0/1918 Photographer: Hdqrs. Balloon Detch. Fort Sill, Oklahoma Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - R - Balloon School, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Goodrich type R 72 being deflated through ripping panel. Delfation necessary due to inabiltiy to handle in high wind

Balloons - R - Balloon School, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Goodri...

Date Taken: 04/0/1918 Photographer: C.O., Fort Sill Balloons - R

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Navy Dirigible convoying a U.S. submarine cruising "Somewhere in the Atlantic."

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Navy Dirigible convoying a U.S...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

Balloons - Observation - Types of American Dirigibles and balloons in flight. Photo taken at one of the training camps. Four observation balloons and one dirigible are in the air

Balloons - Observation - Types of American Dirigibles and balloons in ...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Observation

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown at Aeronautical Exposition in New York

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown ...

Photographer: The Burgess Co., Marblehead Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoceanic flight. The big Navy Dirigible C-5, whose sudden start for overseas flight has been the talk of the world, leaving her hangar at Montauk Point, L.I., for her start at NewFoundland

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoc...

Date Taken: 5/15/1919 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Hauling down prepartory to returning balloon to hangar which is seen in background

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Hauling down prepartory to returning bal...

Date Taken: 05/0/1918 Photographer: Hdqrs. Balloon Detch. Fort Sill, Oklahoma Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. - Activity in producing balloons for war service. Rear end view of French kite balloon showing right and left lobes. Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. plant, Akron, O

Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. - Activity in producing balloon...

Photographer: Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. Balloons - Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.

Balloons - Goodrich Rubber Co. - Manufacturing balloon and dirigibles for government by Goodrich Rubber Co. Plant, Akron, Ohio. Inspecting internal valve rigging Army kite balloon

Balloons - Goodrich Rubber Co. - Manufacturing balloon and dirigibles ...

Photographer: Goodrich Rubber Co. Balloons - Goodrich Rubber Co.

Balloons - Observation - Scene at Balloon School showing hangar and observation balloons, Akron, Ohio

Balloons - Observation - Scene at Balloon School showing hangar and ob...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Observation