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Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
Pineau, Roger 1916-1993  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
February 8, 1972
Notes:
Requested from Photographic Services Division by Office of Public Affairs.
Summary:
Inflation of a 32 & 1/2 - foot "fire balloon" or Fu-Go, a World War II Japanese attack balloon, for suspension in the Arts and Industries Building (A&I) for the National Air and Space Museum exhibit "Ballooning: 1782-1972," with show director Roger Pineau.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-2539-15
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-2539-15]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_387053