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The ascent of the Nassau balloon; 1849

The ascent of the Nassau balloon; 1849
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 29cm

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Newspaper cutting featuring an etching of the 'ascent of the Nassau balloon in the London Road, on Wednesday'. The etching shows the balloon taking off in front of a row of shops and gathered spectators. It includes a written account of an accident with the Nassau balloon.

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1849 AD - 1849 AD
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© Museum of London

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