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Person: BIGGIN, George  (fl. 1780s)

Biographical summary of this person
Name
George BIGGIN
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
aviation pioneer and subject of lantern slides
Main period of activity
1780s
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
date unknown
born at
unknown location
date unknown
died at
unknown location
Slides showing image of this person
slide image -- Lunardi and Mrs Sage
Slide set reference

image appears in: The conquest of the air: chapter I -- balloons (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

Notes
Assistant to Vincenzo Lunardi, the Italian balloonist.
Lucerna ID  6001166

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 September 2013

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