Powers (W. C.) Helicopter (1862), Drawing; Wars and Conflicts, American Civil War (1861-1865). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Powers Helicopter Bomber, Confederate, Civil War, 1862. Drawing showing proposed gearing of steam engine for driving vertical rotor shafts.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • United States--History
  • Helicopters

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

W. C. Powers

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Date

  • Circa 1862
  • Civil War, 1861-1865

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7A37481