LTA, Balloons, USA, Lowe (Thaddeus S.C.), "Great Western" ("City of New York") (1859-60). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

THE NEW AIR-SHIP "CITY OF NEW YORK." Woodcut illustration, unknown artist, _Harper's Weekly_, September 24, 1859, page 612; left side view of Thaddeus S. C. Lowe's balloon "City of New York" in flight. The balloon is depicted as it would appear on its flight across the Atlantic planned for the fall of 1859.

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Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

9/24/1859

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00104293

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