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Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: The Battle of the Balloons

The Battle of the Balloons. A fanciful image depicting four balloons with flags and sails, their passengers in close aerial combat. The opponents appear to be British and French. circa 18th century

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Man riding on a steam rocket

Man riding on a steam rocket
The Flight of Intellect. A comic image of a thin man riding on a steam rocket, with his top hat flying off behind him. Portrait of Mr Golightly experimenting on Mess Quick & Speeds new patent high

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Garnerins balloon and parachute

Garnerins balloon and parachute

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon ascent from Seal, near Sevenoaks, Kent

Balloon ascent from Seal, near Sevenoaks, Kent
Preparing a balloon for ascent from the Village of Seal, near Sevenoaks, Kent, during which Mr P Cornillot achieved horizontal steering at different heights. 23 August 1825

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Ascent of Coxwells balloon, Crystal Palace, London

Ascent of Coxwells balloon, Crystal Palace, London
The scientific ascent of Mr H Coxwells Mammoth Balloon from the Crystal Palace, London. Listing below the names of various passengers of Mr Coxwell. 1862

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Charles Greens Nassau balloon over Medway, Kent

Charles Greens Nassau balloon over Medway, Kent
View of Charles Greens Nassau balloon with several passengers, flying over the River Medway in Kent. 7 November 1836

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon and parachute lecture, Charles Green

Balloon and parachute lecture, Charles Green

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Green and Cocking

Balloon event, Green and Cocking

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical ballooning image

Satirical ballooning image
A rude satirical image of large and small balloons tied together, lifting a cannon, entitled The Montgolsier. A first rate of the French Aerial Navy. A Fart, an Ass, a Fool, A Monkey, a Nothing. 1783

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon descending into Bristol Channel

Balloon descending into Bristol Channel
A balloon descending into the water of the Bristol Channel, near Watermouth. The passengers were Sadler and Clayfield, who ascended from Bristol. 24 September 1810

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Mr Greens 100th balloon ascent

Mr Greens 100th balloon ascent from the Mermaid Tavern, Hackney, London. 14 May 1832

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical political cartoon, The Fall of Icarus

Satirical political cartoon, The Fall of Icarus, showing a plump, naked Earl Temple (Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Chandos)

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green, Aylesbury

Balloon event, Charles Green, Aylesbury
Grand Aerostatic Fete at Aylesbury, 416th Balloon Ascent by Mr Charles Green in his Royal Victoria Balloon. From a spacious meadow belonging to Mr T J Hinds of the Black Swan Inn, Cambridge Street

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
German advertisement for a balloon ascent by Mr Charles Green from London. 29 September 1840

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Royal Gardens, Vauxhall, Grand Day and Evening Fete, under the patronage of His Excellency Marshal Soult, Duke of Dalmatia. The Royal Nassau Balloon will ascend, conducted by Mr Green

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Green poster and smaller leaflet or ticket for the same event. Surrey Zoological Gardens, Accession Gala, Charles Greens balloon ascent from the lake

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Royal Gardens, Vauxhall, first ascent this season of the Vauxhall Nassau Royal Balloon, under the superintendance of Mr Charles Green, with seats for ten persons

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
227th Ascent of Mr Charles Green in the Royal Vauxhall Nassau Balloon, from the Barracks of the Rue du Faubourg-Poissonniere, Paris. 19 December 1836

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Splendid Holiday Festival and Juvenile Fete under the especial Patronage of His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge at the Surrey Zoological Gardens, Monday 20th and Wednesday 22nd July

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Grand Fete in Honour of the Princess Victorias Birthday at the Surrey Zoological Gardens, Monday 25th & Tuesday 26th May, Mr Charles Green in his Grand Coronation Balloon

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Royal Gardens, Vauxhall, London, Superb Gala with a night ascent by balloon of Mr Charles Green. 22 August 1831

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Balloon ascent of Mr G Green (actually Charles Green), by permission of the magistrates, another ascent from the Jamaica Tavern, Bermondsey, London, on Whit-Wednesday. 10 June 1829

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
Equestrian balloon ascent of Mr Charles Green, the aeronaut, from the Eagle Tavern, City Road, London. Mr Green will, without his Car, ascend on horseback. His 99th balloon ascent. 29 July 1828

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon event, Charles Green

Balloon event, Charles Green
80th Ascent of Charles Green in his Coronation Balloon, from Barrack Yard, Burnley, under the patronage of the magistrates and officers of the barracks. 27 August 1827

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical cartoon on ballooning

Satirical cartoon on ballooning

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Robert Brothers in balloon over the Tuileries, Paris

Robert Brothers in balloon over the Tuileries, Paris
The Robert Brothers and M. Collin-Hullin ascending in a large oval balloon from the Tuileries Gardens, Paris. 1784

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical cartoon, The March of Intellect

Satirical cartoon, The March of Intellect. Showing a robotic figure sweeping away all the old laws and other rubbish, with balloons in the sky above. circa early 19th century

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical cartoon, Locomotion Plate 2

Satirical cartoon, Locomotion Plate 2, A few small inconveniences Theres nothing perfect. Showing a man in a steam powered walking machine with things going wrong all around him. circa 1835

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical cartoon, Locomotion

Satirical cartoon, Locomotion
Satirical cartoon: Locomotion. Walking by Steam. Riding by Steam. Flying by Steam. Showing two women riding a wheeled vehicle made of a large teapot

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Smiling face balloon

Smiling face balloon
Satirical cartoon showing a smiling human face as a balloon in process of being inflated, implying a madness perhaps caused by the gas entering the brain. 1784

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Women floating in the air

Women floating in the air by the use of parasols with large butterflies attached, and wings on their shoes, gazed at from the ground by men with lorgnettes and telescopes. circa 18th century

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Departing by balloon

Departing by balloon

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: People and animals with a balloon

People and animals with a balloon
Fanciful design showing crowds of people and animals watching the ascent of an idealised balloon (complete with what appears to be a key to wind it up)

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Excursion to the moon

Excursion to the moon
Fanciful depiction of Chevalier Humguffier (or Humgussier) and the Marquis de Gull making an excursion to the moon in their new aerial vehicle. 1784

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Ornate Montgolfier balloon

Ornate Montgolfier balloon
An ornate Montgolfier balloon, Le Flesselles, measuring 126 feet high and 100 feet wide. Montgolfier and six others ascended in this balloon above Lyons, France, on 19 January 1784. 1784

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical ballooning cartoon

Satirical ballooning cartoon
Lord Holeys Balloon. A rude satirical cartoon showing a hot air balloon emitting flames and a head labelled The English Balloon 1784, with a crowd of people standing round

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Charles Green, aeronaut and balloonist

Charles Green, aeronaut and balloonist
Portrait of Charles Green (1785-1870), the aeronaut and balloonist, from an original painting in the possession of Robert Holland Esq MP

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Balloon ascending with Sadler and Paget

Balloon ascending with Sadler and Paget
A balloon ascending with Mr Sadler and Captain Paget of the Royal Navy from the gardens of the Mermaid Tavern, Hackney, London, watched by a crowd of spectators. 12 August 1811

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Rescue of Major Money off the coast of Yarmouth

Rescue of Major Money off the coast of Yarmouth

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Lunardis balloon ascent from Artillery Ground

Lunardis balloon ascent from Artillery Ground
Lunardis balloon ascent from the grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company, making him the first Aerial Traveller in the English Atmosphere. With crowds of spectators. 15 September 1784

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Lunardis second Grand Air Balloon

Lunardis second Grand Air Balloon
Mr Lunardis second Grand Air Balloon, in which he ascended from the Artillery Ground on 13 May, and with Mr Biggin and Mrs Sage from St Georges Fields on 29 June. May-June 1785

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Opening of the New Hungerford Market

Opening of the New Hungerford Market
View during the opening of the New Hungerford Market, with boats on the River Thames, and a balloon in the sky, piloted by Mr Graham. 2 July 1833

Background imageImages Dated 7th August 2011: Satirical ballooning cartoon, Lord Grenville

Satirical ballooning cartoon, Lord Grenville
He Steers His Flight. Satirical cartoon on the subject of Lord Grenvilles installation as Chancellor of Oxford University


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