Newspaper pages relating to the first aviation meeting in England at Doncaster
- part of archive:
- Penn-Gaskell collection of aeronautical posters and handbills
- Doncaster Gazette
Comprises pages from 15 Oct and 29 Oct, plus a 'pictorial souvenir, a supplement of 22 Oct. The meeting, 15-23 Oct, was extended to the 26th. With /4 page from The Sketch of 1904 Feb 24 re Ernest Archdeacon and his 'new air-ship'; /5 pagefrom The Daily Mirror of 1911 May 6, re the accident of the Lebaudy army airship; /6 copy of The Daily Mirror of 1914 31 Aug which includes pictorial item: 'Zeppelin bomb destroys bust of the Kaiser'; /7 cuttings (2) from The Doncaster Gazette of 1929 May 3 re Sir Alan Cobham's flying visit to Doncaster.