This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Modern drawing of two women and a boy observing the inflation of the Confederate "Silk Dress" balloon made in Richmond in 1862. Possibly drawn during the centennial of the Civil War, 1961-1965.
Collection Item Long Description:
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Aerial operations