Aeronautics -- Flights
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Theodore N. Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides, and Clippings at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) consists of pictorial engraving prints, cuttings and excerpts from newspapers and magazines, and a large number of hand-bills and posters about balloon ascents primarily in England, France, and Germany. The bulk of the collection covers approximately the years 1720 to 1880 and was assembled by English collectors.The collection's images and topics range...
Dates: circa 1720 to 1925; Majority of material found within 1720 - 1880