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Almanach des Dames et Desmoiselles

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000361


  • Creation: c. 1852-1880

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 17

Physical Description



2 pages; 13.0 x 16.5 cm

General Note

Clipping from the French publication "Almanach des Dames et Desmoiselles," with a short article about aerial navigation innovations since Henri Giffard's 1852 experiments. An article on fish is also on the page. Illustrations include a picture of a balloon and fish under water.

Repository Details

Part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections Repository

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