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Civil War Ballooning

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
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2011-05-31T15:38:43.000Z
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Civil War Balloon Inflation

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Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-12-05T16:04:11.000Z
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Ballooning in the Civil War

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2014-01-31T15:28:00.000Z
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Insignia, Civil War Balloon Corps

Sponsor:
Works Progress Administration  Search this
Materials:
Enamel
Masonite
Paper
Aluminum
Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 61 × 61 × 0.5cm (2 ft. × 2 ft. × 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Sponsored by the Works Progress Administration
Inventory Number:
A19380040000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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Fun with Flags: Civil War Battle Communication

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
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2021-11-17T04:19:38.000Z
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People & Blogs  Search this
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Just How Big was a Civil War Balloon?

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-11-30T18:44:49.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Binoculars, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Materials:
Steel, Skin, Brass, Glass
Dimensions:
Approximate: 5.4 x 25.4 x 11.75cm (2 1/8in. x 10in. x 4 5/8in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe
Inventory Number:
A19310041000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Did the Confederates Have Balloons?

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2011-11-30T17:33:39.000Z
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Education  Search this
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How do Inflation Wagons Work?

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Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-11-30T20:29:20.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Eyewitness on the Mall: Mary Henry Tells All

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Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-11-30T19:14:05.000Z
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William Powers

Artist:
Gregory K. H. Bryant  Search this
Medium:
William Powers
Dimensions:
3-D: 48.3 × 15.9 × 32.4cm (1 ft. 7 in. × 6 1/4 in. × 1 ft. 3/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Gregory K. H. Bryant
Inventory Number:
A20181157000
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Usage conditions apply
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Rocket, Solid Fuel, Propaganda, North Vietnamese, Cutaway

Materials:
Body, motor section, aluminum; nozzle and combustion chamber top, steel; inserts along cutway, 6-8 brown paper tubes, cutaway covered with transpararent plastic sheets; electrical igniter wire, copper, with transparent plastic insulation.
Payload section tube, or half tube, aluminum.
Three curved segments, steel; disc insert, steel; ring, possibly for carrying rocket, alluminum, with fabric straps secured on inner sides of ring with aluminum rivets.
Propaganda sheets, rice paper
Dimensions:
Other: 4 1/2 in diameter x 15 in. long (11.4 x 38.1cm)
Other (Top body): 4 1/2 in. diameter x 16 in. long (11.4 x 40.6cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
North Vietnam
Credit Line:
U.S. Ordnance Museum
Inventory Number:
A19890574000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Materials:
Metal, and glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 96.5 x 5.1cm (38 x 2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
c.1860
Credit Line:
Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe
Inventory Number:
A19310040000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a550582b-7a23-4f0c-bfa8-557f0367007a
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Gondola, Double Eagle 2

Dimensions:
Overall: 180 x 84 x 60in., 1610lb. (457.2 x 213.36 x 152.4cm, 730.3kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Balloon
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19790532000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
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Arado Ar 196 A-5

Manufacturer:
Arado  Search this
Materials:
metal, fabric
Dimensions:
Overall: 175 1/4in., 6592.9lb. (445.1cm, 2990.5kg)
Other: 175 1/4 x 433 1/4 x 488 1/4in. (445.1 x 1100.5 x 1240.2cm)
Type:
AWARDS-Trophies
Country of Origin:
Germany
Inventory Number:
A19610128000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Return of the Astronauts

Artist:
Raquel Forner  Search this
Medium:
Painting, oil on canvas
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D) (In current frame): 196.8 × 131.4 × 2.7cm (6 ft. 5 1/2 in. × 4 ft. 3 3/4 in. × 1 1/16 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 194.3 × 129.2cm (6 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 4 ft. 2 7/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Country of Origin:
Argentina
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
Inventory Number:
A19750095000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Obscure Objects: Presidential Writings Reveal Early Interest in Ballooning

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 15:00:44 +0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
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More than Just a Map

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:30:31 +0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
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(Almost) True Comics!

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Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:00:48 +0000
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Aircraft  Search this
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