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Dr. John Jeffries Estate Book

Creator:
Jeffries, John, 1745-1819  Search this
Names:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre, 1753-1809  Search this
Jeffries, John, 1745-1819  Search this
Extent:
0.29 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1807-1836
Scope and Contents:
This item is a ledger containing early American estates, including John Jeffries.
Biographical / Historical:
American Dr. John Jeffries and French Jean Pierre Blanchard were the first to aerially cross the English Channel. They made their quarrelsome journey in 1785 in a Charliere hydrogen balloon.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
National Air and Space Museum Aeronautics Division, transfer, unknown, 1991-0001, 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:
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics -- Records  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Airships  Search this
Charliere hydrogen balloon  Search this
Identifier:
NASM.1991.0001
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1991-0001

A narrative of the two aerial voyages of Doctor Jeffries with Mons. Blanchard : with meteorological observations and remarks : the first voyage, on the thirtieth of November, 1784 from London into Kent : the second, on the seventh of January, 1785, from England into France / by Doctor Jeffries ; presented to the Royal Society, April 14, 1785; and read before them, January, 1786

Title:
Two aerial voyages of Dr. Jeffries with Mons. Blanchard
Author:
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Author:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives  Search this
United States Work Projects Administration (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Former owner:
Burden, William A. M (William Armistead Moale) 1906-1984 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Physical description:
2, [10], 7-88 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Type:
Sources
History
Date:
1941
1786
Topic:
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Aeronautics--Flights  Search this
Aeronautics--History  Search this
Call number:
TL620.B6 J47 1941
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_93849

La colonne Blanchard, ou La première traversée du Détroit en ballon, faite en compagnie du dr américain Jeffries le 7 janvier 1785, par m. Reboul ... avec notes historiques et biographiques sur les villes Guines,Calais & les environs

Author:
Reboul, S  Search this
Cuisinier, Victor Hippolyte b. 1817  Search this
Subject:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Physical description:
3 p. l., 136 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1885
Topic:
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Call number:
TL620.B6R4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_106348

A narrative of the two aerial voyages of Doctor Jeffries with Mons. Blanchard : with meteorological observations and remarks : the first voyage, on the thirtieth of November, 1784, from London into Kent : the second, on the seventh of January, 1785, from England into France / by Doctor Jeffries ; presented to the Royal Society, April 14, 1785, and read before them, January, 1786

Title:
Two aerial voyages DSI
Author:
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Bookseller:
Robson, James 1733-1806  Search this
Artist:
Russell, John 1745-1806  Search this
Engraver:
Watson, Caroline 1760 or 1761-1814  Search this
Former owner:
Means, James 1853-1920 DSI  Search this
Burden, William A. M (William Armistead Moale) 1906-1984 DSI  Search this
Aero Club of America DSI  Search this
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.) DSI  Search this
Author:
Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection DSI  Search this
Subject:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 7-60 pages, [3] leaves of plates : illustrations (engravings), portrait ; 29 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Sources
Early works
Place:
England
Date:
1786
Topic:
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Aeronautics--Flights  Search this
Aeronautics--History  Search this
Call number:
TL620.B6 J47 1786 quarto
TL620.B6 J47 1786
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1066846

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