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"Magazine Illustration of an Aerial Machine Designed by Dr. W.O. Ayres, 1885” (via)

"Magazine Illustration of an Aerial Machine Designed by Dr. W.O. Ayres, 1885” (via)

Mar 6
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Beautiful patent drawing for R. J. Spalding’s Flying Machine, 1889. Complement with the illustrated history of human flight. reblog:

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Beautiful patent drawing for R. J. Spalding’s Flying Machine, 1889. Complement with the illustrated history of human flight.

"During the ascent in a balloon with the brothers Tissandier. Before a balloon: Group of men around the basket, holding ropes and sandbags” (1886, via)

"During the ascent in a balloon with the brothers Tissandier. Before a balloon: Group of men around the basket, holding ropes and sandbags” (1886, via)

Dr Martin Braun’s Electro-Dynamic Air Ship

Patent number: 356743
Issue date: Feb 1, 1887

"Be it known that I, MARTIN BRAUN, of Cape Vincent, in the county of Jefferson and State of New York, have invented certain new and useful Improvements in Aerial Ships.."

Drawing from SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, April 16th, 1887.

Dr Martin Braun’s Electro-Dynamic Air Ship

Patent number: 356743
Issue date: Feb 1, 1887

"Be it known that I, MARTIN BRAUN, of Cape Vincent, in the county of Jefferson and State of New York, have invented certain new and useful Improvements in Aerial Ships.."

Drawing from SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, April 16th, 1887.

Patent number: 352298
Issue date: Nov 9, 1886

"Be it known that I, MOSES S. COLE, a citizen of the United States, residing in the city of Rivas, Republic of Nicaragua, Central America, have invented new and useful Improvements in Aerial Vessels.."

The engraving above featured on the front cover of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, January 1st, 1887. A full version can be found here.

Patent number: 352298
Issue date: Nov 9, 1886

"Be it known that I, MOSES S. COLE, a citizen of the United States, residing in the city of Rivas, Republic of Nicaragua, Central America, have invented new and useful Improvements in Aerial Vessels.."

The engraving above featured on the front cover of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, January 1st, 1887. A full version can be found here.

William G Krueger, Inventor, 1882

William G Krueger, Inventor, 1882

Edwin Pynchon, Inventor, 1883

Edwin Pynchon, Inventor, 1883

Jan 4
"Ascension of a balloon at the Tientsin Military Academy (China) (1887?)"

"Ascension of a balloon at the Tientsin Military Academy (China) (1887?)"