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Author Tierney, Alan J. H. (Alan John Hume), 1938-

Title Melvin Vaniman (1866-1912) : a biographical note / Alan Tierney
Published Goulburn, N.S.W. : A. Tierney, 2000

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Description 74 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 21 cm
Summary This book follows the life of an American photographer who as a balloonist took photographs from the balloon of Sydney and the Blue Mountains in the early 1900's. It follows his life as he attempted record breaking flights in a balloon around the world
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 64-68
Subject Vaniman, Melvin, 1866-1912
Balloonists -- United States -- Biography.
Photographers -- United States -- Biography.
Photography -- Australia.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Vaniman, Melvin, 1866-1912
LC no. 2003430127
ISBN 0959875514