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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History.
Dates:
1983-1991
Size:
3.7 cubic feet, (15 cassette boxes; 5 letter-size document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1999-0035
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the oral history transcripts and related research documentation for the Space Telescope History Project (STHP), which examined the space sciences, predominantly astronomy, viewed through the lens of a particular undertaking, the Hubble Space Telescope, 1970s-1980s.

Creators:
Brown, David M.
Dates:
1970-2005, bulk 1980-2002
Size:
11.76 cubic feet, (33 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The David M. Brown Papers consist of almost twelve cubic feet of archival material documenting his career as a U.S. Navy flight surgeon, naval aviator, and NASA astronaut. It includes Brown's diaries, manuals, checklists, certificates, workbooks, notebooks, and related training materials.

Creators:
Ya-Ching, Lee
Dates:
1938-1970
Size:
11.9 cubic feet, (22 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of 9.3 cubic feet of material chronicling Lee Ya-Ching's role as a pilot trying to raise funds for China during World War II. The collection contains the following types of material: correspondence, both official and personal; maps; 8 mm films; publications; newspapers; invitation; programs from events; lecture notes; scripts from radio shows; photographs, both official and snapshots; trip schedules and agendas; address books; scrapbooks; and official paperwork and licen ...

Creators:
Boyd, Theodore E.
Dates:
1916-1983
Size:
0.84 cubic feet, (1 legal document box; 1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0016
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Theodore E. Boyd World War I collection consists of material documenting Theodore E. Boyd's World War I career. The bulk of the collection covers the World War I era, 1917 to 1919, but materials before and after those dates are also present. Materials include: correspondence, written both during the war to family and friends; photographs; military orders, mostly in English, a few in French; flight logs; identity card; Honorable Discharge and Distinguished Service Cross certificates; memoirs ...

Creators:
Thaden, Louise (McPhetridge), 1905-1979
Dates:
1925-1949
Size:
2.18 cubic feet, 2 records center boxes, 2.08 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of photographs, news clippings, and correspondence documenting Thaden's aviation career.

Creators:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation.
Dates:
1868-1972, bulk 1925-1949
Size:
146 cubic feet, 228 Boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the corporate records of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Included in the collection are technical and engineering reports of Curtiss-Wright Airplane Division's operations in St. Louis (Robertson), MO (1935-1945) and Buffalo, NY, (1932-1945), as well as AAS Material Division and AAF Air Technical Services Command memorandum reports collected by Curtiss-Wright's St. Louis and Buffalo technical reference libraries. The collection also contains the files of Curtiss-Wright ...

Creators:
Keys, Clement Melville, 1876-1952
Dates:
1916-1952, bulk 1928-1931
Size:
16.3 cubic feet, 32 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0091
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Clement Melville Keys (1876-1952) was a financier and corporate organizer who promoted aviation through the post-World War I decade. In 1916 he came to the aid of the financially-troubled Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Co. and was made an unsalaried vice president. Keys accompanied the American Aviation Mission to Europe in 1919, returning to purchase a controlling interest in Curtiss in 1920. He remained president of Curtiss until the 1929 merger with Wright Aeronautical Corp. to form Curtiss-Wrig ...

Creators:
Jones, Ernest La Rue, 1883-1955
Dates:
1906-1960
Size:
16.88 cubic feet, (37 legal document boxes) (1 slim legal document box) (1 flatbox) , 15.75 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0096
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Ernest Jones Aeronautical Collection (accession XXXX-0096) contains approximately 16 cubic feet of material comprised of the works of this early aviation historian and materials relating to his career and personal life. The collection includes original correspondence, photographs, published material, and various other media.

Creators:
Ley, Willy, 1906-1969
Dates:
1859-1969, bulk 1930-1969
Size:
48.29 cubic feet, 107 Boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX-0098
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of Willey Ley's personal files, including his business correspondence, book contracts, and galley proofs, as well as publicity concerning Dr. Ley and his activities, and inquiries and comments from Ley's readership during his tenure as columnist for Galaxy Magazine (1952-1969). The material also includes articles gathered by Ley on topics ranging from astronomy and space travel to biology and natural parks to mythology, psychic phenomena, and UFOs.

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 Division

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.

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