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Creators:
Knabenshue, A. Roy (Augustus Roy), 1876-1960
Dates:
circa 1890s-1960s
Size:
3.6 cubic feet (8 legal document boxes)
3.36 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0136
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains approximately three cubic feet of material relating to the life and career of A. Roy Knabenshue The collection includes correspondence, a great deal of photographic material, drawings of aircraft and flight records. The material spans over seventy years, from just before the dawn of the twentieth century to the late nineteen-sixties. An autobiographical manuscript entitled "Chauffeur Of The Skies" is also included in this collection.

Creators:
Milling, Thomas DeWitt, 1887-1960
Dates:
1905-1940
bulk 1917-1920
Size:
1.5 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0133
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Thomas DeWitt Milling contributed mightily to the American heritage of flight. Possessor of the Aero Club of America's License 30, Expert Aviator License 3 and numerous awards and honors, Milling became a key figure in the early years of aviation.

Creators:
Early Birds of Aviation (Organization).
Dates:
1928-circa 1980s
Size:
18 cubic feet (45 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0566
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the records and historical materials of the Early Bird organization, including correspondence; photographs; the organization's newsletter, Chirp; financial records; reunion memorabilia; biographical material of members; and membership lists. This material was donated to the Museum after the National Air Museum was designated as the official repository for Early Bird records.

Creators:
Weeks, E. D. "Hud" (Evert D.)
Dates:
1907-1981
Size:
1.09 cubic feet ((1 records center box) )
1.04 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1985.0004
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Hud Weeks, pilot and restorer of early aircraft, exchanged correspondence with many early aviators and possessed a strong interest in the career of the exhibition pilot Lincoln Beachey.

Creators:
Tusch, Mary E. "Mother"
Dates:
1915-1937
bulk 1917-1924
Size:
5 cubic feet ( 12 boxes (6 document boxes, 1 legal-size document box, 5 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0128
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Mary E. "Mother" Tusch Collection reflects her interest in aviation. It consists of 12 boxes that contain photography, family documentation, news clippings and scrapbooks.

Creators:
Beatty, George W., -1955
Dates:
1910-1955
bulk 1910-1912
Size:
0.63 linear feet
0.68 cubic feet ((1 legal document box) (1 20x24x3 flatbox) (1 slim legal document box) )
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

George W. Beatty (-1955) was an Early Bird, aviator, and instructor.

Creators:
Charles, Mary
Dates:
1931-1966
bulk 1932-1936
Size:
1.41 cubic feet ( 3 Boxes - 1 letter-size document box; 2 flat boxes.)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Mary Charles Collection consists of documents, photographs, and scrapbooks collected/assembled by (Sarah) Mary Charles between 1931 and 1966. The collection showcases Charles' activity as a liscensed pilot. The bulk of the collection covers the span between 1931 and 1936.

Creators:
Manly, Charles Matthews, 1876-1927
Dates:
1895-1925
bulk 1903-1915
Size:
0.9 cubic feet ((2 legal document boxes) )
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0004
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Manly's aeronautical career, specifically his work with Samuel Langley's Aerodrome. The material consists of programs, publications, newspaper clippings, work notebooks, waste books, (mostly letterpress) and correspondence between Manly and the aviation and Smithsonian communities, circa 1885-1925. Correspondents include the following personalities: Glenn Curtiss, Carl Myers, Charles Walcott, Frank Lahm, Cyrus Adler, Augustus Post, and Samuel Langley.

Creators:
Groenhoff, Hans
Dates:
circa 1930s-1975
Size:
5.27 cubic feet (18 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0359
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Hans Groenhoff Photographic Collection consists of 8 linear feet (4.5 cubic feet) of photographic material. It contains a total of 2630 single items and 343 rolls of film for an approximate total of 14,900 original images. The collection is in good condition with very little deterioration.

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