Balloon Ascension, above Eagle Hotel, Laconia, N.H.
Prof. Ivy Baldwin at Mid-Summer Fair, San Francisco, Calif’n 1894-Capacity of Balloon Car-20 People. Baldwin & Sherman Steam Captive Balloon. Blank certificate for certifying a person’s ascension in the balloon. “Ivy Baldwin Aeronaut, San Francisco” stamp on verso.
Balloon Ascension, Warsaw, Indiana. Advertising stamp of “Harry Oram’s Wagon & Carriage Shop.”
This is Professor’s Myers’ Gates mansion near Frankfort, NY known as the “balloon farm.” One balloon “Carlotta” named after his wife’s stage name.
Balloonist superimposed on balloon, Winthrop, Iowa. Written on verso “Taken in the year of 1896 the 7th Day of May.”