National Air and Space Museum Archives

Airborne Radar Technical Archives

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0121
Creators:
Szewczyk, Zdzislaw I.
Dates:
1941-1974
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
25.42 Cubic feet
(25 legal document boxes) (13 records center boxes) (3 flatboxes)
24.02 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of material documenting the development of airborne radar and related avionics assembled by Zdzislaw I. Szewczyk, an engineer with the General Motors Company. The material consists of a 35-volume catalog of ready reference information on radar hardware, arranged by country and manufacturer. Catalog entries refer to specific supporting documents that comprise the remainder of the collection. The remaining material consists of technical manuals, books, periodicals, and technical pamphlets, as well as radar hardware which has been accessioned separately into the National Air and Space Museum artifact collection. In September 1999, an additional notebook and four books were donated and added to this collection.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Zdzislaw I. Szewczyk, gift, 1986, 1986-0121, Not NASM

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Avionics Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Radar in aeronautics Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Szewczyk, Zdzislaw I. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
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