Maxie Anderson at Reception for First Transatlantic Balloonists

ID: SIA RU000371 [78-14770-05A]

Creator: Hrabak, Dale E

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: October 1978, Image No. 78-14770-05A

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Summary

Maxie Anderson, one of the three balloonists to first travel over the Atlantic Ocean, at reception in the National Air and Space Museum library. From Torch article: "Their feet back on the ground, but spirits still high from their pioneering balloon trip across the Atlantic, Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson and Larry Newman, the crew of the Double Eagle II, shared entertaining anecdotes with guests gathered in their honor at a reception in the National Air and Space Museum's library on Sept. 14."

Subject

  • Anderson, Maxie
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

  • Also known as 78-14770-5A.
  • Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
  • Featured in the "Torch," October 1978.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: October 1978, Image No. 78-14770-05A

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1978
  • September 14, 1978

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  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Balloons (Aircraft)
  • Balloons
  • Ballooning

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [78-14770-05A]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;

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