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balloons, batch of

Associated person:
Byrd, Jr., Richard E.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/4 in x 12 in x 1/4 in; 51.435 cm x 30.48 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
balloons, batch of
Credit Line:
Katherine Byrd Breyer, Richard E. Byrd, Jr., E. Bolling Byrd Clarke, Anne B. Stabler, and David M. Stabler
ID Number:
AF.59843-N(60)
Catalog number:
59843-N(60)
Accession number:
320001
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1f35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_460213

How Gas Balloons Fly

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-01T12:18:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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How Balloons Fly Demonstration

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-10T11:27:07.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Balloons for Sale

Artist:
Elizabeth Orton Jones, born Highland Park, IL 1910-died Peterborough, NH 2005  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. (24.8 x 22.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Recreation\sport and play  Search this
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Object\toy\balloon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.169
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7737fdc1f-e55f-4547-8e88-ea5349e091b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.169

Student Balloon Launch: Medium Altitude Balloons

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-14T16:53:37.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Did the Confederates Have Balloons?

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-11-30T17:33:39.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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12-4. Japanese Balloons

Collection Creator:
Mikesh, Robert C.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1945-1946
Scope and Contents:
Weidner, George E. Office of the Chief Engineer, GHQ, Army Forces Pacific. January 2, 1946. Engineer Technical and Technical Survey, Japanese Bombing Balloons.

Fourth Air Force Historical Study No. III-2. 1945. Chapter X: Japanese Balloon.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
Japanese World War II Balloon Bombs Collection, Acc. XXXX.0558, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Japanese World War II Balloon Bombs Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2c8dfe42d-aabc-4ae6-b25d-9d0ae489d7e1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0558-ref520

How NOAA Uses Weather Balloons

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Lesson Plans
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-12-10T15:00:21.000Z
YouTube Category:
People & Blogs  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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National Air and Space Museum
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[Early Russian Military Balloons]

Author:
Postnikov, F. A.  Search this
Alexandrov, Andrei  Search this
Smirnov, Alexander  Search this
Roduych, Alex. A.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Hardesty, Von, 1939-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1904-1992
Scope and Contents:
Multiple articles (photocopies):

F. A. Postnikov, "A Military Reconnaissance in a Balloon During the Russo-Japanese War," -- Aeronautics -- 2, May 1908, pp.18-19.

Alexander Alexandrov and A. Smirnov, "Russian Balloons in the Russo-Japanese War," -- W.W.I Aero -- 136, April 1992, pp.43-47.

Alex. A. Roduych, "Kurzer Abriß der Geschichte der russischen Luftschiffahrt," -- Österreichische Flug-Zeitschrift -- , May 17, 1912, pp.209-210; reprinted from -- Topograph. Geodät. Journal -- 5 (1911).

"You're too much for us on land and sea, but just wait until we get you up in the air" [cartoon] -- Life -- 43, June 23, 1904, p.611.

F. A. Postnikov, "Notes of a Russian Military Aeronaut on the Application of Ballooning to Land and Naval Warfare," -- American Magazine of Aeronautics -- 1, November 1907, pp.25-27 (2 copies).

"Napoleon and an Airship," -- Times -- (Buffalo, NY), June 17, 1908.

"Count 'Took' Austrian's Ideas for His Zeppelins," unidentified newspaper article, February 20, 1915.
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No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Russian Aeronautical Collection, ACC. 2006-0034, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Russian Aeronautical Collection
Russian Aeronautical Collection / Series 1: Imperial Russia (1885-1917)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg289d45532-9411-430e-b7aa-61c20a255e17
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2006-0034-ref113

Nine Views of Balloons

Medium:
Print, Aquatint on Paper, Colored
Dimensions:
Mat (H x W): 35.9 × 48.9cm (14 1/8 × 19 1/4 in.)
One print, approx. (H x W): 7 × 7.6cm (2 3/4 in. × 3 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Inventory Number:
A20140392000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96b195989-6758-4165-ac66-3e2f1286d511
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20140392000

Goodyear racing balloons

Collection Creator:
Hammer, William J. (William Joseph), 1858-1934 (electrical engineer)  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1911-1913
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
William J. Hammer Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0074, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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William J. Hammer Collection
William J. Hammer Collection / Series 2: Photographs and other materials / 2.1: Photographs [document boxes]
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2353e6512-1310-485b-8de2-431ce853f83b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0074-ref183

Tactics for Military Balloons

Author:
Orlov, N. A.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Hardesty, Von, 1939-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1892
Scope and Contents:
Н. А. Орловъ, О Тактикѣ Воздушныхъ Шаровъ (St. Petersburg : Sklad Izdanīi͡a u V. A. Bepezovskago, 1892). (photocopy)
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Russian Aeronautical Collection, ACC. 2006-0034, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Russian Aeronautical Collection
Russian Aeronautical Collection / Series 1: Imperial Russia (1885-1917)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg232304cf8-c4a4-4418-871b-c9285a19fbe8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2006-0034-ref388

How are Hot Air Balloons Made: Inside a Balloon Factory

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-06T16:30:06.000Z
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Capsule, Balloon

Owner:
Steve Fossett  Search this
Materials:
Fiberglass, plastic, metal
Dimensions:
Approximate: 132 x 94 x 65in., 600lb. (335.28 x 238.76 x 165.1cm, 272.2kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Balloon
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Steve Fossett.
Inventory Number:
A20030128000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99a7c8278-dca0-4d30-be93-67b2058b8e09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030128000
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20c Balloons block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2035a
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
March 31, 1983
Topic:
Technology & Inventions  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2004.286.1-4
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f3f032cb-cd87-4231-8f0b-d018bcac5a6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1999.2004.286.1-4

One of Blanchard's Experimental Balloons

Artist:
Richard Parkes Bonington  Search this
Medium:
Print, Aquatint on Paper, Colored
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 42.5 × 28.7cm (1 ft. 4 3/4 in. × 11 5/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680147000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv911ef4c22-09dd-44fc-ae76-863a0093e258
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680147000
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Various Balloons with the Methods

Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 45.9 × 31.1cm (1 ft. 6 1/16 in. × 1 ft. 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donor: Unknown
Inventory Number:
A19780304000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91a447514-6dc5-4431-8a18-f6df31819d12
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780304000
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Balloon Plant

Collector:
N. Erwin  Search this
Discipline:
Botany  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
NMNH Butterfly Garden, North America, United States, District of Columbia
Collection Date:
2013
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Plantae, Equisetopsida, Magnoliidae, Asteranae, Gentianales, Apocynaceae
Scientific Name:
Gomphocarpus physocarpus
USNM Number:
EO401334
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f6df6dc7-1fa2-4259-80bf-59360674ff86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11261931

Balloons Being Prepared for Ascension

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshitora  Search this
Medium:
Print, Woodcut on Paper, Colored
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 35.6 × 23.5cm (14 in. × 9 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
Japan
Date:
c. 1850-1880
Credit Line:
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Inventory Number:
A20140979000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9fb7406e6-73fa-4927-b5ee-7a0cf36b6fd3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20140979000
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Balloons Being Prepared for Ascension

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshitora  Search this
Medium:
Print, Woodcut on Paper, Colored
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 35.6 × 23.5cm (14 in. × 9 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
Japan
Date:
c. 1850-1880
Credit Line:
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Inventory Number:
A20140980000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93f73c17e-82fd-4496-8d44-a036b5887d35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20140980000
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