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Creators:
Ehricke, Krafft, 1917-1984
Dates:
1949-1984
Size:
124.9 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection is composed of Krafft Ehricke’s files including Ehricke’s published and unpublished papers as well as papers and works by others that Ehricke gathered, presumably as reference material.

Creators:
O'Neill, Gerard
Dates:
1940s-1993
Size:
35.14 linear feet, 26.22 cubic feet, (75 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Gerard Kitchen O'Neill (1927-1992) was an experimental physicist, educator, inventor, entrepreneur, writer and novelist.

Creators:
Morehouse, Harold E., 1894-1973
Dates:
circa 1960s-1970s
Size:
4.36 cubic feet, (4 records center boxes) , 4.16 linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0450
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of 355 biographies written by Harold E. Morehouse and intended for publication. These biographies discuss Morehouse's fellow early aviation pioneers, many of whom belong to the Early Birds, an organization open to those who soloed before December 17, 1916. Each biography discusses the subject's life and the majority of biographies include a photograph of the individual.

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:
Weick, Fred E., 1899-1993
Dates:
1899-1984, bulk 1949-1957
Size:
0.3 cubic feet, (1 legal document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0425
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

Aeronautical engineer Fred E. Weick (1899-1993) had a profound effect on light aircraft development. He was responsible for the development of NACA's low-drag cowling for radial engines, introduced the concept of "fifty foot obstacle clearance" as a measure of aircraft take-off performance, and was instrumental in the development of several aircraft, including the Piper Pawnee and Piper Cherokee.

Creators:
United States. Navy.
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company.
Dates:
1918-1969, bulk 1919
Size:
2.27 linear feet, 1.51 cubic feet, (2 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0422
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of reports on the design, construction, and testing of the NC series flying boats and photographs of NC-4's construction and transatlantic flight.

Creators:
Langley, S. P., (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906
Dates:
1891-1914, bulk 1891-1900
Size:
24.28 cubic feet, 64 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0494
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection includes information about Langley and his colleagues, as well as evidence of Langley's work. The collection includes biographies of Langley and assistant Charles Manly, newspaper clippings, correspondence (Langley's, J.E. Watkins', and miscellaneous), manuscripts regarding Langley's planes, photographs and drawings, work requisitions for the aerodrome, a sketchbook, specifications and measurements for Langley's experiments, the "Langley Memoirs on Mechanical Flight" and the Lang ...

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 Division

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:
United States. Navy.
Dates:
1911-1973
Size:
1.96 cubic feet, (128 35mm microfilm boxes) (63 16mm microfilm boxes) (1 microfilm carton)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0462
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of duplicate microfilm of individual aircraft records for USN aircraft. (Master films held by Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Department of the Navy). Each record consists of location of aircraft at each monthly inventory, as well as listings for transfer of custody between regular inventories. Includes information on units, flight times, time since overhaul, etc. from acceptance by USN until stricken from USN register. Material consists of five major sets: Airc ...

Creators:
United States. Air Force.
Dates:
circa 1910-1953
Size:
1.69 cubic feet, 128 microfilm boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0461
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of duplicate microfilm of individual aircraft records for the United States Air Force (USAF). The microfilm covers aircraft owned by the US Army Air Service, Army Air Corps, Army Air Forces, USAF, and the National Guard starting in July of 1923 and including those dropped from the active inventory before June 30, 1955. (Master films are held by the Air Force Historical Research Center, Maxwell AFB, AL.) Each record card consists of a complete record of aircraft transfers ...

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