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Nella R. Citta Di Padova Grandioso Esperimento Aereostatico

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000275


  • 1844 July 8

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 12

Physical Description



66.7 x 49.2 cm

General Note

Broadside advertising a balloon experiment over Padua by Francesco Orlandi in 1844. A small illustration shows Orlandi's propeller-driven balloon.

Repository Details

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