Home > Back to Search Results > John Wise last ballooning flight ...
Click image to enlarge 600417
Show image list »
Image060_tn
Image061_tn
Image062_tn
Image063_tn

John Wise last ballooning flight ...



Item # 600417

September 29, 1879

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, September 29, 1879

* John Wise - ballooning
* Lost flight - death


This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout.

The front page has one column headings: "Balloon Ascension" "Professor Wise Goes Aloft In Interest Of Science" and more. See image for text here. This was the flight by Balloonist, John Wise, in which he would disappear and never be seen again.

Complete, minor margin wear, otherwise in good condition.

Discounted by 75% (as shown) through December 13, 2018!

Category: Post-Civil War

Available Now

$5.75