Image ID
ICHi-076047
Headline
Piccard Gondola at Century of Progress
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Bussian, Henry H.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2017, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-076047; Henry H. Bussian, photographer
Inventory Number
X.1681.1991
Storage Location
Henry H. Bussian photograph collection: Box 1 (NN0077)
Horizon Bib. No.
4515
Max Pixels - Height
3783
Max Pixels - Width
6205
KEYWORDS
i76047.tif
Bussian, Henry H.
X.1681.1991
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
exhibitions
expositions
Chicago (Ill.)
i076047
i76047
ICHi-76047
piccard gondola at century of progress

Piccard Gondola at the Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Dr. Auguste Piccard and his team attempted to break the world altitude record by hydrogen-filled balloon at the Century of Progress.

Piccard Gondola at the Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Dr. Auguste Piccard and his team attempted to break the world altitude record by hydrogen-filled balloon at the Century of Progress.

4/16/2015