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Melvin Vaniman: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "Melvin Vaniman" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Melvin Vaniman (sometimes spelt “Vannaman”), Akron, Dirigibles, Airship, Balloon
  • Vaniman also was second in command aboard Wellman’s “America” that ultimately failed in 1910.
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America