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Early Ballooning Prints

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Names:
Post, Augustus  Search this
Extent:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 slim legal box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1769-1918
bulk 1869-1875
Summary:
The Early Ballooning Prints collection contains .25 cubic feet of material related to early ballooning history.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of prints, newspapers, articles, and a letter related to early ballooning history.
Arrangement:
The collection is organized according to format.
Biographical / Historical:
This collection documents 18th, 19th, and 20th century ballooning feats. One print, while not of the period, depicts the oldest known representation of a parachute (1617).
Provenance:
Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, XXXX.0137
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Balloons -- pre-1900  Search this
Balloons -- History  Search this
Citation:
Early Ballooning Prints, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0137, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0137
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Early Ballooning Prints
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0137
Online Media:

Georges Naudet Collection

Creator:
Naudet, Georges, 1900-1983.  Search this
Names:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre, 1753-1809  Search this
Blériot, Louis, 1872-1936  Search this
Godard, Eugène, 1864-  Search this
Godard, Louis  Search this
Montgolfier, Joseph-Michel, 1740-1810.  Search this
Naudet, Georges, 1900-1983.  Search this
Vedrines, Jules  Search this
Extent:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box) (1 flatbox))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Publications
Clippings
Postcards
Date:
[ca 1600s-1930s]
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes early ballooning material as well as photographs of early 20th century French pilots. The ballooning material includes material from Jean-Pierre Blanchard, Joseph Montgolfier and Eugene and Louis Godard. The early photographs include the following aviators: Louis Blériot, and Jules Védrines. The following types of material are included: photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, and books.
Biographical / Historical:
Georges Naudet (June 9, 1900 - May 22, 1983) was a French businessman who was passionately interested in the early history of ballooning and aviation. An amateur in the field of aviation history, he became an avid collector and author.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
George Naudet Estate, purchase, 1984, XXXX-0479, NASM
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Aeronautics -- pre-1903  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics -- France  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Balloons -- France  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Publications
Clippings
Postcards
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0479
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0479
Online Media:

Ticket / Billet d'entree

Medium:
Print, on Paper, Ticket
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 12.7 x 15.2cm (5 x 6 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
late 18th Century
Credit Line:
Gift of William A.M. Burden
Inventory Number:
A19750728000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv937c1aeb4-ca85-4c12-bebc-8d848208ec91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19750728000

Rocket, Space, and Early Artillery History

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History  Search this
Names:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History  Search this
Extent:
15.26 Cubic feet ((14 records center boxes))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Charts
Photographs
Reports
Manuscripts
Publications
Correspondence
Date:
[ca. 1000-1960]
bulk [ca. 1940-1960]
Scope and Contents:
This collection is a compilation of various reports, journals, letters, and books on three main subjects: early artillery, rockets, and space technology. The early artillery history is covered by manuscripts and reports from the Middle Ages to the mid-19th century. The collection then covers rocket development in Russia, Germany, England, the United States, and Austria from the mid-19th century to the 1960s.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Space History, NASM, transfer, 1986, XXXX-0007, unknown
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Artillery -- History  Search this
Artillery  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
Rocketry  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics) -- History  Search this
Astronautics  Search this
Astronautics -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Charts
Photographs
Reports
Manuscripts
Publications
Correspondence
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0007
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0007

Bibliothèque de feu m. le comte Henry de La Vaulx ..

Title:
Catalogue de la bibliotheque de feu m. le comte Henry de La Vaulx
Author:
La Vaulx, Henry de 1870-1930  Search this
Subject:
La Vaulx, Henry de 1870-1930  Search this
Restif de La Bretonne 1734-1806 Bibliography Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
158 p. ; 29 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Catalogs
Date:
1930
18th century
Topic:
French literature--Bibliography--Catalogs  Search this
Illustrated books--History--Bibliography--Catalogs  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Call number:
Z997 .L394 1930X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_482590

Bernardi Zamagnae S.J. Navis aeria et Elegiarum monobiblos

Author:
Zamagna, Bernardo 1735-1820  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Subject:
Lana Terzi, Francesco 1631-1687  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 151, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Poetry
Date:
1768
Topic:
Voyages, Imaginary  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Call number:
G560 .Z23 1768
G560.Z23 1768
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_389070

Late 18th century English artillerist's notebook. [Presumably by a young artillery officer or cadet]

Physical description:
[2], 116 p. [35 l.] illus. 29 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1700
1799
[17--]
Topic:
Explosives  Search this
Explosives, Military  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
Call number:
TP269 .L35
TP269.L35
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_161490

Almanach des muses

Ed:
Marsy, Claude Sixte Sautreau de 1740-1815  Search this
Vigée M (Louis-Jean-Baptiste-Étienne) 1758-1820  Search this
Gensoul, M. Justin (Marie Justin) b. 1781  Search this
Physical description:
69 v. fronts. (part col.) 15 cm
Type:
Poetry
Date:
1765
1833
1766-[1833]
Topic:
French poetry--Periodicals  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Navigation (Aeronautics)  Search this
Call number:
PQ1177 .A6X
PQ1177.A6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_69715

Account of the principal experiments lately made with aerostatic globes

Title:
Continuation of the account of the principal experiments lately made with aerostatic globes : article the second
Farther account of aerostatic experiments : article the third
Account of aerostatic experiments continued : article the fourth
Publisher:
G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England)  Search this
Author:
Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[3], 154-166 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works to 1900
Place:
Europe
Date:
1785
18th century
Topic:
Aerostatics  Search this
Ballooning--History  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Call number:
GV762.5.E85 A23 1785
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1063775

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