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Guide to E.T. Delaurier. Aérien et Moteur à Feu : Description et Dessins : Scrapbook 1892-1893

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Delaurier, E.T. Aérien et moteur à feu : description et dessins. Scrapbook

Dates:

1892-1893

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 169

Size:

1 v. ; 46 cm

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Consists of manuscript and printed materials related to Delaurier's work in aeronautics. Includes a letter from Delaurier to Zahm, Paris, 1893 Jun 9, with English translation; five diagrams of flying machines; patent request for "Aérien;" manuscript of "Mémoire sur un moteur à feu inexplosible...;" English translation, "Treatise on fire mover [i.e. fire combustion motor] not liable to burst, very light, powerfull [sic], generally appropriated [sic] to aerial navigation, without balloons;" seven folded pen & ink diagrams of flying machines. Assembled by Octave Chanute.

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Delaurier, E.T. Aérien et moteur à feu : description et dessins : scrapbook, 1892-1893, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Consists of manuscript and printed materials related to Delaurier's work in aeronautics. Includes a letter from Delaurier to Zahm, Paris, 1893 Jun 9, with English translation; five diagrams of flying machines; patent request for "Aérien;" manuscript of "Mémoire sur un moteur à feu inexplosible...;" English translation, "Treatise on fire mover [i.e. fire combustion motor] not liable to burst, very light, powerfull [sic], generally appropriated [sic] to aerial navigation, without balloons;" seven folded pen & ink diagrams of flying machines. Assembled by Octave Chanute.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 169