Henri Giffard papers, 1852-1910.


Henri Giffard papers, 1852-1910.

Correspondence, notes, design drawings, broadsides, newspapers, printed illustrations, articles about Giffard, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating chiefly to Giffard's exhibition of a large captive balloon in the courtyard of the Tuileries in Paris in 1878. Includes his design drawings for balloons and notes on hydrogen gas.

65 items.1 container plus 1 oversize.0.2 linear feet.


SNAC Resource ID: 8069223

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Giffard, Henri, 1825-1882

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French engineer and aeronaut. Full name: Henri Jacques Giffard. From the description of Henri Giffard papers, 1852-1910. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983068 ...