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Creators:
Chillson, Charles W., 1910-
Dates:
1950-1956
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet, (8 boxes) , 3.12 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection largely documents Chillson's affiliation with the ARS, particularly his presidency in the early 1950s, and includes correspondence with ARS members, aerospace companies, and organizations such as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the British Interplanetary Society, the International Astronautical Federation, and the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences. There is also correspondence with Wernher von Braun and Esther C. Goddard. The collection also includes papers presented to or published by the ARS, some diagrams and photographs highlighting rocket plans or capabilities, and some pamphlets and articles on rockets.

Creators:
Mills, George H., 1895-1975
Dates:
circa 1920s-1950s, bulk 1930-1949
Size:
14.95 Linear feet, 13.39 Cubic feet, (24 legal document boxes) (7 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The George Henry Mills Collection was donated to the National Air and Space Museum in 1994 by Mills' daughter, Mrs. Georgia Mills Head.

Creators:
Claudy, C. H. (Carl Harry), 1879-1957
Dates:
1906-1910
Size:
1.95 Cubic feet, (1 legal document box) (2 flatboxes) (13 clamshells)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX-0549
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of nearly 250 glass plates, several folders of prints, and two boxes of glass plate envelopes affixed with small prints of the image formerly contained within them. The subject matter of the photography is primarily concerned with Alexander Graham Bell's tetrahedral experiments of 1906, flights of the Thomas Baldwin dirigible and the United States Signal Corps SC-1 free balloon (1908), and the Wright Flyer Army Trials at Fort Meyer, Virginia (1908 and 1909).

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 Division

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:
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930
Dates:
1905-1931, bulk 1911-1930
Size:
2.7 Cubic feet, (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of documents and memorabilia relating to Curtiss during the years of his active aviation pursuits. The bulk of the material relates to patent suits, including Wright v. Curtiss, Herring v. Curtiss, and Curtiss v. Janin.

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.

Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
circa 1930s-1960s
Size:
1.35 Cubic feet, (3 legal document boxes) , 1.26 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1997-0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the photographs used in Race to the Stratosphere: Manned Scientific Ballooning in America and collected by David DeVorkin for research. It also includes a few engineering drawings of balloon gondolas.

Creators:
Elms, James C., 1916-
Dates:
1959-1980
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet, (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0047
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of speeches, papers, notes, newspaper articles and records on Elms' career, including the following areas: Transportation System Center; Electronics Research Center; Manned Space Station; Space Shuttle; Space Systems Committee; Gemini Mission Review Board; and Hearings on space topics.

Creators:
Smith, Richard K.
Dates:
circa 1918-1969
Size:
1.9 Cubic feet, (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX-0418
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The 50th Anniversary of the NC-4 Transatlantic Flight Collection [Smith] Collection contains photocopies of correspondence, published materials, maps, and photographs. The collection also includes photocopies of aircraft logs, naval ship logs, weather reports, progress reports, biographies of the participants, information on the construction of the NC Aircraft and the general planning for the flight, and original material on the thirtieth and fiftieth anniversaries of the flight.

Creators:
Gorrell, Edgar S. (Edgar Staley), 1891-1945
Dates:
1893-1943
Size:
3.59 Cubic feet, (9 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection contains documents relating mainly to Gorrell's activities as president of the Air Transportation Association of America. The materials include copies of Gorrell's addresses and Congressional testimony, as well as press clippings concerning Gorrell's activities. The collection also includes albums of World War I vintage photographs collected by or presented to Gorrell.

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