Info

0390002730

Robert brothers helping JAC Charles (1746-1823) to inflate balloon with hydrogen produced by covering barrel of iron filings with sulphuric acid. On 1 December 1783 Charles and one of brothers made first ascent in hydrogen balloon. Engraving c1807.

Add to Cart
Filename
0390002730.jpg
Copyright
Irish Photo Archive
Image Size
6000x8835 / 5.4MB
Contained in galleries
Recently uploaded historical photos
Robert brothers helping JAC Charles (1746-1823) to inflate balloon with hydrogen produced by covering barrel of iron filings with sulphuric acid. On 1 December 1783 Charles and one of brothers made first ascent in hydrogen balloon. Engraving c1807.