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Images Dated 10th June 2016

Choose from 27 pictures in our Images Dated 10th June 2016 collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.


Balloon crash CVS01_01_031 Featured 10 Print

Balloon crash CVS01_01_031

Tales of balloon flight. A hand-coloured engraving showing a maritime rescue that took place on 1st September 1874. French balloonists Jules and Caroline Durouf were rescued by English fishermen Oxley and Buscone, after their balloon Le Tricolore ditched in the North Sea. From the Cecil Victor Shadbolt collection of lantern slides dating from 1882-1892

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First manned hydrogen balloon CVS01_01_015 Featured 10 Print

First manned hydrogen balloon CVS01_01_015

Tales of balloon flight. A hand-coloured engraving of a balloon ascending above a large crowd. This engraving may depict the first manned hydrogen balloon flight by Jacques Charles and Nicolas-Louis Robert, who launched from the Tuileries Gardens, Paris on 1st December 1783. From the Cecil Victor Shadbolt collection of lantern slides dating from 1882-1892

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