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The principles, history & use, of air-balloons. Also, a prospectus of Messrs. Blanchard & Baker's intended aerial voyage from the city of New-York

Catalog Data

Author:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Baker, Gardiner d. 1798  Search this
Physical description:
46 p. front. 17 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1796
Notes:
Signatures: leaf (t.-p.) unsigned. A-C6, D4.
"List of Mr. Blanchard's aerial voyages": p. 40-41.
Includes a copy of the proclamation written by Washington and presented by him to Blanchard on his flight from Philadelphia, Jan. 9, 1793.
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Call number:
BL2773 .F4X
BL2773.F4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_54762