Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Union Army Balloon Corps': American Civil War Thaddeus S. C. Lowe Union Army Aerostat Confederate States Army Reconnaissance 1861 Abraham Lincoln Enterprise (balloon) July 11 President of the United States White House Washington, D.C. Battle of Antietam Battle of Fredericksburg Battle of Seven Pines Battle of Yorktown (1862) Potomac River Virginia Peninsula 1794 Battle of Fleurus (1794) Joseph Henry Smithsonian Institution Salmon P. Chase Simon Cameron United States Secretary of the Treasury United States Secretary of War June 11 June 16 Telegraphy Bull Run Irvin McDowell Winfield Scott 1808 John Wise (balloonist) United States Army Corps of Engineers 1859 July 19 City of Falls Church, Virginia Benjamin Franklin Butler (politician) Fort Monroe George B. McClellan Wood gas Fort Corcoran September 24 Artillery observer Philadelphia India Silk Sulfuric acid
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