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Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters... More

Ceremonies - England, Italy - Dirigible flis over ball park where American League plays. On Independence Day in England the American Army and Navy baseball teams at the Chelsea Park. A huge dirigible passed over the field during the game, and the players lost interest in the game for a moment to watch the airship

Ceremonies - England, Italy - Dirigible flis over ball park where Amer...

Date Taken: 7/4/1918 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Ceremonies - England, Italy

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Norfolk Naval Base, VA., shows Dirigible in hangar
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Navy Dirigible Balloon, C-1, the largest of its kind in America. This balloon made the flight from Rockaway Naval Air Station L.I., to Key West, Florida, a ditance of nearly 1,500 miles. The crew consisting of six men was under the command of Capt. S.V. Parsler, Commandant of the Naval Air Station at Rockaway, L.I

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Navy Dirigible Balloon, C-1, the largest...

Date Taken: 1/17/1919 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Dirigible over Sainte Nazaire, France

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Dirigible over Sainte Nazair...

Date Taken: 5/4/1918 Photographer: Stanley P. Seward Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown at Aeronautical Exposition in New York

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown ...

Photographer: The Burgess Co., Marblehead Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - British Airship Station. Large English dirigible rigid in the air being hauled down after a flight. These airships cannot make their own landing but are hauled down to earth by cables dropped from the ship when she gets near the ground

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - British Airship Station. Large English d...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Flights - Balloons. Dirigible leaving for flight
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Three quarters front view of Navy Dirigible in flight

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Three quarters front view of Navy Dirigible...

Photographer: U.S. Navy Department Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigiblees. This Dirigible with an American crew is seen starting out on a patrol from the Naval Aviation stations. It is these air birds that are doing suc wonderful work in hunting out U-Boats

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigiblees. This Dirigible with an America...

Photographer: Kadel & Herbert Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Twin Motored Dirigible car manufactured by Burgess Co., Marblehead, Mass. Equipped with two 150 h.p. Hispano Suiza motors which drive dirigible at maximum speed of 64 mi. per hr

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Twin Motored Dirigible car manufactured by ...

Photographer: Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown at Aeronautical Exposition in New York

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Type "C" Twin Motor Dirigible car shown ...

Photographer: The Burgess Co., Marblehead Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible out at sea as seen from transport

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible out at sea as seen f...

Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

Balloons - Equipment - Fusilage of U.S. Dirigible,  or blimp. Photo taken at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Flying Field, Akron, Ohio

Balloons - Equipment - Fusilage of U.S. Dirigible, or blimp. Photo ta...

Photographer: Goodyear Tire & Rubber CO. Balloons - Equipment

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Photographer: Air Service Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Dirigible

Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Navy Dirigible convoying a U.S. submarine cruising "Somewhere in the Atlantic."

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Navy Dirigible convoying a U.S...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible about to ascend

Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible abou...

Date Taken: 09/0/1917 Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Schools

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Type of U.S. Dirigible. This type of dirigible is being manufactured by the B.F. Goodrich Co., Akron, Ohio

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Type of U.S. Dirigible. This type of dirigi...

Photographer: Goodrich Co. Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible flown by American Naval Aviators starting out on patrol. It can remain out thirty hours and cruise seven hundred miles
Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Airships that may be used for passenger service. British Royal Air Force Official photograph. Dirigible built in 1917 with duralumin girders, is 540 feet long and has been sleeping quarters for the crew

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Airships that may be used fo...

Date Taken: 2/8/1919 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible of American Naval Aviators about to enter the hangar. This plane can remain out 30 hours and cruise 70 miles
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Twin Engine Dirigible, C-1 N.O. 3509, starboard view

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Twin Engine Dirigible, C-1 N.O. 3509, st...

Photographer: Committee Public Information Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Twin Engine Dirigible C-1 N.O. 3509, side view of car
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Twin Engine Dirigible C-1 N.O. 3509 in flight, port side, stern
Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - The gun crew of an American transport is watching a French dirigible flying highi n the air. This photo was taken while the transport was passing through the danger zone

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - The gun crew of an American ...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - French dirigible on hunt for U-boats. French dirigible flying over water in search of German submarines; photographed from the deck of an American transport on its way to France. This is probably the first photo to reach this side picturing such an incident

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - French dirigible on hunt for...

Date Taken: 1917 Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - Miscellaneous - South Dirigibles. This type of dirigible is used principally for scouting and has proven effective
Balloons - Observation - Types of American Dirigibles and balloons in flight. Photo taken at one of the training camps. Four observation balloons and one dirigible are in the air

Balloons - Observation - Types of American Dirigibles and balloons in ...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Observation

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - American Dirigible "somewhere in France." One of the American dirigibles, manned by Americans, "Somewhere in France."

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - American Dirigible "somewher...

Date Taken: 08/0/1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoceanic flight. The big Navy Dirigible C-5, whose sudden start for overseas flight has been the talk of the world, leaving her hangar at Montauk Point, L.I., for her start at Newfoundland

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoc...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Small British Dirigible. This ship has a 70,000 cubic gas capacity. Ships like this one and larger will soon be used for passenger service both here and abroad

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Small British Dirigible. This ship has a 70...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - U - Navy Dirigibles keep watch for U-boats. A Navy dirigible is shown passing over the fighting top of a superdreadnought somewhere on the Atlantic

Balloons - U - Navy Dirigibles keep watch for U-boats. A Navy dirigibl...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - U

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - American dirigible in France. This photograph shows the nose of an American dirigible somewhere in France on which is mounted a Lewis Machine Gun used against enemy aviators

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - American dirigible in France...

Photographer: Kadel & Herbert Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Naval Dirigible in France. Taking out the dirigible at Paimboeuf, France, to give Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Franklin D. Roosevelt, a ride

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Naval Dirigible in France. T...

Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Airplanes - Hangars - A gigantic dirigible hangar. This hangar is designed to accommodate three dirigibles. The power plant at the left of the picture furnished power and light for the aviation camp and generates gas for the big bags of the dirigibles. Observe the lookout posted on the hangar

Airplanes - Hangars - A gigantic dirigible hangar. This hangar is desi...

Photographer: Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. Airplanes - Hangars

Balloons - Observation - American Dirigible. New type of dirigible for observation purposes, 162 ft. long equipped with two 150 H.P. motors

Balloons - Observation - American Dirigible. New type of dirigible for...

Date Taken: 10/0/1918 Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Observation

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - View of an American Dirigible somewhere in France. This is the way it is stabled on a windy day

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - View of an American Dirigibl...

Photographer: Kadel & Herbert Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible just about to leave the ground

Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible just...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Schools

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible Balloon above Battleship Pennsylvania lying at anchor in Hudson River. One of the balloons that patrolled the coast over the Flagship Pennsylvania now at anchor in the Hudson River. These balloons at sea to detect submarines and other enemy craft

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible Balloon above Battle...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - President Wilson marches in great Washington Parade in honor of returning soldiers. The big Army Dirigible C-3 passing over the capitol

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - President Wilson marches in great Washin...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - Twin Engine Dirigible C-1 N.O. 3509, showing starboard bomb racks
Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoceanic flight. The big Navy Dirigible C-5, whose sudden start for overseas flight has been the talk of the world, leaving her hangar at Montauk Point, L.I., for her start at NewFoundland

Balloons - Hangars and Beds - The C-5 coming out of hangar for Transoc...

Date Taken: 5/15/1919 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Hangars and Beds

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Dirigibles. Taking dirigible to starting point

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Dirigibles. Taking dirigible to ...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible, showing hangar, Goodrich Co., manufactured by Goodrich Co. Akron, O
Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible at Norfolk Naval Base, VA

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Dirigible at Norfolk Naval Base, VA

Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - Miscellaneous

Balloons - C - Twin Engine Dirigible C-1 N.O. 3509, bow view
Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible ready to ascend

Balloons - Schools - Akron Balloon School, Akron, Ohio. Dirigible read...

Photographer: International Film Service Balloons - Schools

Balloons - Miscellaneous - Type of U.S. Dirigible. Taking a dirigible out of its hangar. It was built by the B.F. Goodrich Co. of Akron, Ohio
Balloons - Miscellaneous - New U.S. Dirigible. A dirigible that is claimed to be of the latest type seen in the U.S. flew over this city today. This photo shows the dirigible with the Woolworth building in the background

Balloons - Miscellaneous - New U.S. Dirigible. A dirigible that is cla...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - Miscellaneous

Photograph of the Interior Hull of a Dirigible before Gas Cells were Installed

Photograph of the Interior Hull of a Dirigible before Gas Cells were I...

Original caption: Interior of hull, prior to installation of gas cells. Committee Papers

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disas... More

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters..... More

Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disa... More

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Su... More

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Sub... More

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible

Original caption: Raising first main frame into vertical position. Committee Papers

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible

Original caption: Side Corridor. Gasoline Tanks. Gas Cells overhead. Committee Papers

Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subje... More

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subjec... More

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subjec... More

Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disa... More

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Su... More

U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters, ca. 1933

U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters, ca....

Original Caption: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters. (1933 - 06/14/1933)..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Inve... More

Photograph of the Left Side of the Control Car on a Dirigible

Photograph of the Left Side of the Control Car on a Dirigible

Original caption: Left Side of Control Car: Elevator wheel, gas valve pulls, altimeter, etc. Committee Papers

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible

Original caption: Section of starboard side showing mess rooms, etc. Committee Papers

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible

Original caption: Crews Quarters with ladder to side corridor, alone and to right. Committee Papers

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible

Original caption: Navigator's Room in control Car. Committee Papers

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible

Original caption: Crew bunks Committee Papers

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible

Original caption: Propeller outrigger assembly. Committee Papers

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