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Creators:
Weihmiller, Horace E., 1902-1976
Dates:
1957-1963, bulk 1959-1963
Size:
1.09 cubic feet, (1 records center box) , 1.04 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0180
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Horace E. Weihmiller (1902-1963) was a professional aerospace consultant and pilot. During the 1950's he was an active member of the American Astronautical Society (AAS), serving as Vice President, Chairman of the Nominating Committee, Chairman of the New York section, Chairman of the National Affairs Committee and a member of the Scientific Research Committee. This collection consists of correspondence, notes and reports dealing with Weihmiller's activities in the AAS from 1957 thru 1963. 1 cub ...

Creators:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.).
Dates:
1914-1995, bulk 1914-1995
Size:
81.29 linear feet, 80.75 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0209
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The National Aeronautical Association (NAA) was created to advance the art and science of aviation and related subjects and the diffusion of knowledge thereof by educational means.

Creators:
Arnold, Rudy, 1902-1966
Dates:
circa 1920s-1950s, bulk 1920-1940
Size:
25.37 linear feet, 38 boxes, 10.91 cubic feet, 9,579 photographic items
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0356
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Rudy Arnold (1902-1966) was introduced to photography in 1918. After studying at the New York School of Photography, he worked at the New York Journal-American and the New York Graphic. During his stint at the latter he started to focus on aviation photography. In 1928, Arnold started his own aviation photography business and worked out of the following New York air fields and airports during his career: Roosevelt Field, the old Curtiss Airport, Floyd Bennett Field, and LaGuardia Airport His cov ...

Creators:
Science Service.
Dates:
1920-1979
Size:
41.04 cubic feet, (114 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0125
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Science Service was founded in 1921 by newspaper publisher Edward Willis Scripps (1854-1926) and the zoologist William Emerson Ritter (1856-1944) as a news service for the purpose of disseminating information on scientific progress to the public, and to "present facts in readable and interesting form." The Science Service Astronomy and Astronautics files in the National Air and Space Archives consists of papers, news releases, articles, newspaper and magazine clippings, and technical papers pert ...

Creators:
Studenski, Paul, 1887-1961
Dates:
1887-1961
Size:
1 cubic foot, 1 box and 2 scrapbooks
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0012
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection contains two scrapbooks and the personal papers of Dr. Paul Studenski, an early aviator who flew from 1910-1913. Born in St. Petersburg, Studenski studied law and medicine before earning the 292nd license from L'Aero Club de France. He immigrated to the United States in 1911 and exercised his prodigious flying skills as instructor, test pilot and exhibition pilot before retiring from flying to distinguish himself in the fields of economics and government service.

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

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

Creators:
Kallmann-Bijl, Hildegard Korf, Dr., 1908-1968.
Dates:
1949-1980, bulk 1949-1968
Size:
2.8 cubic feet, 7 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.1989-0042
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of Kallmann-Bijl's professional files, The material consists of correspondence, photographs, and newspaper and magazine articles, as well as research files covering her professional career (1949-68). The collection also includes copies of a number of Kallmann-Bijl's publications.

Creators:
Silliman, Elton Ross, 1902-
Dates:
1930-1982
Size:
1.35 cubic feet, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0050
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of Elton Silliman's personal and business papers. The material consists of correspondence, photographs, and documents pertaining to airline operations during the period 1930-1960, as well as airport and hotel financial records. The material also includes club and society reports and membership lists.

Creators:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991
Dates:
1910-1988
Size:
13.72 cubic feet, (31 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989-0104
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the personal papers and memorabilia of Arthur Raymond Brooks. It includes photographs, correspondence, documents, and certificates relating to Brooks' aviation career, as well as personal correspondence, photographs, and diaries (1907-87). Brooks' decorations and pins have been transferred to the NASM artifact collection.

Dates:
1889-1910
Size:
0.25 cubic feet, (1 slim legal document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991-0075
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Carl Myers (1842-1925) was a meteorologist, photographer and balloonist. In 1875, Myers and his wife Mary ("Carlotta, Queen of the Air") began experimenting with balloons and made their first ascensions in 1880. Myers constructed and flew a variety of balloons and airships, and worked on the following technical advances: he developed a varnishing machine for producing fabrics impervious to hydrogen gas; he produced a portable system for generating hydrogen gas; he patented an apparatus for guidi ...

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