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Leonid meteor shower, 1870
Leonid meteor shower, 1870
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Henri Giffards steerable airship of 1852, 1903
Henri Giffards steerable airship of 1852, 1903
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Henri Giffards steam powered steerable (dirigible) airship, 1852
Henri Giffards steam powered steerable (dirigible) airship, 1852
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Leonid meteor shower, 1870 Featured Print

Leonid meteor shower, 1870

Leonid meteor shower, 1870. The Leonids are visible in the night sky during November, and this observation was made by the French aeronauts Henri Giffard (1825-1882) and W de Fonvielle during a trip in the balloon L'Hirondelle'. From Voyages Aeriens. (Paris, 1870)

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