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Technical Report - Graham Bell's Tetrahedral Kites, 1904 Document Reg. No: HT 28841

Summary report with four photographic illustrations of Alexander Graham Bell's experimental kites. It is an extract from the Smithsonian Report for 1903, pp183-185. The copy was originally received by the Melbourne Observatory and held as part of the Observatory library.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Science Museum of Victoria Education Service
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 240 mm (Height), 155 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: kites
Themes this item is part of: Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872, Engineering Collection, Melbourne Observatory Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Pioneering Flights
Tertiary Classification: aviators
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, United States of America, 1904
Past Owner: Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne, Australia, 1901-1947

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