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Air mail service

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Jupiter air mail balloon trip photographs

 Collection — Folder SP099
Identifier: SP099
Scope and Contents This collection includes three photographs in Lafayette, Indiana on August 16 or 17, 1859, depicting the air balloon Jupiter in downtown Lafayette waiting to depart on the first official airmail journey.
Dates: 1859/08/16-1859/08/17