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Air mail service

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jupiter air mail balloon trip photographs

 Collection — Folder SP099
Identifier: SP099
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 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

United States airmail balloon Jupiter, Lafayette, Indiana clippings and photograph

 Collection — Folder OBD044
Identifier: OBD044
Scope and Contents This collection contains newspaper clippings and photographs mounted to board regarding the flight of the first official air mail service balloon, Jupiter from Lafayette, Indiana dated 1859-1900.
Dates: circa 1859-1900