First hot air balloon demonstration

First hot air balloon demonstration

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Credit: Universal History Archive/UIG/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Crowds cheering at the first public demonstration of a hot air balloon at Annonay France, 4 June 1783, by the Montgolfier brothers. Collecting card celebrating centenary of their invention.

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