William Hamilton's airship

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William Hamilton's airship; a crowd of different ethnic groups in the foreground. Colour lithograph, ca 1900. William's Hamilton's airship shown landing and being greeted by British, Chinese, Native American and peoples of other places presumably visited by Hamilton. Originally based around a painted panorama, "Hamilton's Excursions" presented a tour of the world, which by the time this poster was produced c1900 also involved film and variety acts. The show was run by William Hamilton (1837–1907) who appears on the poster as the pilot of the airship, as well as being vignetted in the corner. Created ca 1900?. Airships. Brixton (London, England). Work ID: n3q5ee8z.

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