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The Illustrated London News; Juvenile Fete and Balloon Race at Cremorne Gardens

 Digital Record
Identifier: VBI_000421


  • 1859 September 17

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 19

Physical Description



2 pages; 23.1 x 29.8 cm

General Note

Article from the Illustrated London News about a balloon race, part of a children’s fete at Cremorne Gardens in London. The illustration shows numerous small balloons surrounding the ‘Prince Albert’ balloon before its ascent.

General Note

The Illustrated London News

Repository Details

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

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