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1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight

Image ID: 2005_6603_9_3_1

1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight (June 18, 1887)

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Image Title

:  1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight

Published Date

: June 18, 1887


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Item Physical Description

: Paper ink


: Message dropped from New York World balloon on trip from Saint Louis to New York


: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Dropped from the New York World's balloon, on its trans-continental trip.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_9_3_1

Record ID

: 1090019

Digital Item Published

: 11-2-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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