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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L599 (Text) 00000106659352 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.5 Cubic feet 1 medium oversize box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/07/10 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/07/ by Masada Sparrow.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes Zeppelin parts from an Imperial German Army in Vesoul, France in 1918.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
L-49 zeppelin relics, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
After the break out of the First World War, the Zeppelin P Class was the first zeppelin airship type to be produced in mass. There were 22 of the Zeppelin P Class built. These airships were used in many of the bombing raids on the United Kingdom during 1915-1916. Deployed over the North Sea and Baltic Sea, the airships were also used to conduct naval patrol work. P and Q Class Zeppelins were operated by the German Army and the Navy. Both Classes were obsolete by 1917 and most of the craft (not lost to accidents or enemy action) had been dismantled by the end of September 1917.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a transfer from the Indiana Division in 2017.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: World War, 1914-1918.
Graf Zeppelin (Airship)
Paris (France)

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