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Archive for August 17th, 2013

 

A Trip to the Moon, 1901

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On the Airship Luna, visiting the Queer City of the Moon, and the wonderful Palace of the Man in the Moon. An artist’s rendering of Frederic Thompson’s amusement ride created for the Pan-American Exposition of 1901 which is no doubt more impressive than was the earthbound reality. Thompson’s ride pre-dates Georges Méliès’ Le Voyage dans […]

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