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Aerostation - Inquiry Resumed

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000369


  • Creation: 1840

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



16 pages; 22.5 x 14.4 cm

General Note

Second section of an article about aerostation, its science and relation to meteorology. From the Polytechnic Journal, Volume II, 1840. Pages also include the final page of article “Deepening the Beds of Rivers” and beginning of article “Behind the Scenes.”

General Note

The Polytechnic Journal

Repository Details

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

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