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Image courtesy Rijksmuseum | Licence: CC0 1.0
Image courtesy Rijksmuseum | Licence: CC0 1.0

The Launch of Blanchard's Balloon at The Hague in 1785

1785

G. Carbentus

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The Launch of Blanchard's Balloon at The Hague in 1785

Date

1785

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Het oplaten van de luchtballon van de Fransman Jean-Pierre Blanchard in de Paleistuin bij Paleis Noordeinde te Den Haag op 12 juli 1785, de ballon is geland bij het dorp Zevenhuizen. De luchtballon wordt klaargemaakt binnen een afzetting waaromheen publiek is verzameld. Eerste oplating van bemande luchtballon in Nederland.
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Noordeinde Palace, The Hague, Netherlands

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