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Baldwin, Thomas S. (Thomas Scott), 1854-1923



  • Existence: 1854-1923

Biographical Note

Thomas Scott Baldwin was born on June 30, 1854. He was a pioneer balloonist and U.S. Army major during World War I. Baldwin was also the first American to descend from a balloon by parachute. He died on May 17, 1923.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical Information Files - B

Scope and Contents Individuals whose names begin with B: Babcock, Harold E. [Cartographer] Biographical sketch, 2000 Babson, Roger W. [Business expert] Babson, Roger, "Possibilities for Aircraft," Aeronautical Digest, November 1923 Baby, Tony [Museum designer] "Enthusiasm is High for Air Museum Here," Seattle Times, June 26, 1983 ...

Alexander Graham Bell and the Aerial Experiment Association Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2018-10-01-B
Abstract 25 photographs of Alexander Graham Bell and other members of the Aerial Experiment Association along with their aerodrome aircraft; souvenir booklet of the association; 2 photomechanical prints signed by J.A. McCurdy.

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