Conquest of the Air
The Junior Lecturers Series was
produced by W. Butcher & Sons, London (1870-1906) under the trade name of Primus. The slides were sold as a set of
eight in a cardboard box. The prize of each set was initially about two shillings but at the end of World War I
the price had more than doubled. Size of the slides: 8,2 x 8,2 cm (3 1/4" x 3 1/4").
CONQUEST OF THE AIR (chapter I, Balloons) is part 795 of the Junior Lecturers Series
C (with Printed Readings).
|1. Montgolfier Balloon||2. Lunardi & Mrs. Sage|
|3. First Military balloon||4. The balloon post from Paris|
|5. Aloft||6. Gordon-Bennett Race|
|7. A Picnic in the Clouds||8. A Descent at Sea. Saved|
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Last update: 06-12-2018.