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0409901
AD: TRANS WORLD AIRLINE.
American advertisement for radar on Trans World Airline (TWA) flights, 1947.
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0117489
WRIGHT BROTHERS GLIDER.
Rear view of Wright glider in flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, 1911.
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0117369
TRACTOR BIPLANE, 1914.
A Tractor biplane in flight. Photograph, 1914.
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0123863
CHINA: GEESE.
Wild geese in flight and on land. Painted silk handscroll, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644, after a work by the 11th century artist Tsui Po.
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0621987
BROWN PELICAN, 2006.
A group of brown pelicans take flight. Photograph by Dr. Karen Debler, 13 February 2006. Full Credit: ullstein bild - McPhoto / Dr. Karen Debler / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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0229537
PEOPLE.
German Empire : Man seemingly flying over the water by the aid of a waterslide - Photographer: Lothar Ruebelt - Published by: 'Die Dame' 16/1935 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0108780
OTTO LILIENTHAL (1848-1896).
German aeronautical engineer. One of Otto Lilenthal's early glider flights. Photograph, c1895.
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0117487
WRIGHT BROTHERS GLIDER.
Glider being prepared for flight by Orville and his assistants with a number of journalists standing to the right at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, 1911.
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0370113
FLYING MACHINES, 1856.
Fanciful airships and flying machines. Wood engraving, American, 1856.
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0123744
MONTGOLFIER BALLOON, 1783.
The ascent above the palace of Versailles, France, 19 September 1783, of a Montgolfier hot-air ballon with a sheep, a duck, and a rooster as passengers. Contemporary French etching.
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0111982
13th DALAI LAMA, 1904.
Thubten Gyatso, the 13th Dalai Lama, fleeing Lhasa to escape the British invasion of Tibet in 1904. Front page illustration from the French newspaper 'Le Petit Journal,' 20 November 1904.
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0093919
AMERICAN MISSILE, 1951.
The Martin Matador XB-61, the first American surface-launched cruise missile being tested at Cape Canaveral, Florida, 1951.
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0122389
CHINA: BRONZE FIGURE.
Gilt bronze figure of a mythical flying animal. Six Dynasties, 3rd-6th century.
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0123745
HOT-AIR BALLOONS, 1783-84.
Illustration of five early flights of hot-air balloons in France, 1783-84: Two Montgolfier balloons, one by Jean Pierre Balnchard, and one by Charles and Robert. Contemporary etching and line engravings by Andrew Bell.
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0129319
BALLOON FLIGHT, 1783.
The Pilatre-d'Arlandes hot-air balloon flight over Paris, France, as seen from Benjamin Franklin's terrace at Passy on 21 November 1783. Contemporary French copper engraving.
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0410015
AD: LUFTHANSA, 1961.
American advertisement for Lufthansa German Airlines, 1961.
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0117901
WRIGHT AIRPLANE, 1909.
Wilbur Wright examining a canoe attachment before making the first flight around the Statue of Liberty in the Wright Model A Flyer. Photographed on 29 September 1909, New York Harbor, New York.
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0054178
CYRANO de BERGERAC
(1619-1655). French writer and soldier. Travelling to the moon. Wood engraving from a 19th century edition of his 'L'Autre monde, ou, Histoire comique des états et empires de la lune,' first published in 1657.
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0621702
JERRIE COBB (1931- ).
American aviator. Photographed in US Air Force flight gear, 1960.
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0621751
CLAIRE FAHY (1899?-1930).
American aviator. Fahy photographed in front of her airplane, 1929.
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0621753
JESSIE MILLER (1902-1972).
Australian aviator. Miller holding the first prize trophy she won at the women's speed race of the National Air Races in Cleveland, Ohio. Photograph, 1929.
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0621755
MARVEL CROSSON (1900-1929).
American aviator. Photograph, c1929.
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0527939
DORÉ: THE RAVEN, 1882.
'For the rare and radiant maiden whom the angels name Lenore— Nameless here for evermore.' Engraving by Gustave Doré, 1882, for an 1884 edition of 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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0621626
CORONADO FLYING BOAT, c1944.
A PB2Y Coronado patrol bomber in flight. Photograph, c1944.
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0365058
LITERATURE.
Title page of Freundlische Vision, by Richard Strauss (1864-1949). Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0329594
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Flight into Egypt, Triptych of the Assumption, oil on canvas, Antonio Campi (active from 1546 to 1587), Church of San Marco, Milan. Italy, 16th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Cigolini / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0621627
WWII: B-24 LIBERATOR, c1944.
A B-24 Liberator heavy bomber in flight. Photograph, c1944.
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0621628
WWII: BT-13 VALIANT, c1944.
A BT-13 Valiant trainer aircraft in flight. Photograph, c1944.
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0621847
TETRAHEDRAL KITE, 1907.
A tetrahedral kite designed by Alexander Graham Bell being flown from the back of an automobile. Photograph, 29 April 1907.
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0527929
WWII: PARATROOPERS, c1942.
American airplanes in flight manuevers somewhere over England. Photograph, c1942.
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POTOMAC RIVER NEAR QUANTICO, VIRGINIA, USA.
Samuel Langley's Aerodrome No. 5 in flight on May 6, 1896. Alexander Graham Bell.
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BEINN BHREAGH, CAPE BRETON ISLAND, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA.
A man holds the end of an aerodrome kite. Bell Collection.
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0621373
WASHINGTON MONUMENT, c1910.
Biplane in flight in front of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. Photograph, c1910.
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0527526
AMELIA EARHART (1897-1937).
American aviator. Photographed with her Lockheed Vega monoplane, c1932.
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0008146
BARON MÜNCHHAUSEN
(1720-1797). Baron Münchhausen flying around the world on the back of an eagle. Engraving from an early 19th century edition of Münchhausen's exaggerated "Narrative of His Marvellous Travels and Campaigns in Russia."
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0090868
FRANCOIS AIRSHIP, 1904.
The Francois airship preparing to ascend for a flight at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904.
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0163818
BEECHY WINNER, 1908.
Two airships aloft and one grounded at a balloon race in Beechy, Saskatchewan, Canada. Photograph, 1908.
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0264625
DUCK HUNTING, 1885.
'Spring Duck-Shooting in the West.' Engraving after drawings by A.B. Frost, American, 1885.
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0176013
NEWSPAPERS: GODDARD, 1920.
Newspaper clippings about Robert Goddard from the Worchester Sunday Telegram, 1920.
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0050983
VIETNAM WAR: HELICOPTERS.
A fleet of U.S. helicopters work with South Vietnamese ground forces to seek out Viet Cong infiltrators near Saigon, October 1964.
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