Myers, Charles Edgar "Carl"; Myers, Mary H. "Carlotta"; Balloons, USA, Myers Family. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Broadside poster advertising a double balloon ascension at the Jefferson County Agricultural Fair, Watertown, NY, September 17, 1886, featuring Carl and Mary Myers and Edward C. Clarage, a balloonist and gymnast. Mary Myers flew under the name of Carlotta, the Queen of the Air.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Balloons

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm

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Date

1886

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Digital images

Local number

NASM-NASM-9A12095

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