Image of gondola of balloon Goodyear on ground, 1913, with winners of the Gordon Bennett Race Ralph Upson (left) and R. A. D. Preston (right) inside with unidentified gentleman standing outside the gondola beside them.
Jannus, Antony Habersack "Tony"; Capt Albert "Bert" Berry, 1 March 1912 (1st Parachute Jump from an Airplane). [photograph]
"Jannus & Berry ready to start." Pilot Antony H. "Tony" Jannus and Captain Albert Berry in a Benoist pusher biplane, prior to Berry's parachute jump, the first from an airplane, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Missouri, March 1, 1912. The parachute is in the metal container beneath Berry's feet.
von Braun, Wernher Magnus Maximilian. [photograph]
Partial standing view of Wernher Von Braun (1912-1977 ) with a model of a V-2 rocket in his hands. He is in suit and tie standing before a chalkboard. Caption: "German rocketry pioneer, with model of a V-2. Photo taken in the early 1950s."
Head-on view of Lincoln Beachey flying under the Niagara River Bridge on June 28, 1911, in his Curtiss pusher "Beachey Special;" he had first made this flight on June 27, but repeated the flight the next day for the benefit of news photographers.
Photograph of a note made by Robert H. Goddard after examining a V-2: "Rocket produced in New Mexico in the spring of 1941, under the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation. It is practically identical with the German V-2 rocket. [signed] Robert H. Goddard, Mercer Field, December 28, 1944."