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Leeds Royal Gardens ... Balloon Ascent

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000234


  • 1854


Conditions Governing Use

Access to the Theodore Newton Vail Collection of Aeronautical Images, Broadsides and Clippings is not authorization to publish. Separate written application for permission to publish must be made to the Institute Archives. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection.

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

Box 10

Physical Description



38.4 x 16.8 cm

General Note

Broadside advertising a gala for the benefit of the Leeds General Infirmary, to be held in the Leeds Royal Gardens on October 11, 1854. Entertainments include a balloon ascent by Captain Chambers in the 'Victory' balloon.


Repository Details

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