South American Aviation Travel Scrapbooks

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0064
Creators:
Swope, Robert Bricker
Dates:
1939, 1946
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.36 Cubic Feet
(1 letter document box)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The three scrapbooks contain a detailed log of Mr. Swope's South American travels. Objects include: many photos, some from the air (some of the 1946 photos are in color); plane tickets; plane schedules; plane routes; airline brochures; correspondence from airlines ( Pan American, Eastern, Panagra, Scadta); hotel reservations and correspondence; travel brochures; maps; business cards; passport; itineraries; postcards; and telegrams.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Robert Bricker Swope was born in 1888 and worked as an executive in Washington D.C. Mr. Swope took two trips by plane to South America and was accompanied by his wife Lydia L. Swope on the second trip.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Keith R. Bailey, Gift, 1991, 1991-0064, NASM

General
General
NASMrev

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Conditions Governing Use
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Airlines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Air travel Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics, Commercial Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics -- Central America Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics -- South America Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ephemera Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Swope, Robert Bricker Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Swope, Lydia L. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pan American World Airways, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eastern Airlines, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
PANAGRA (Pan American-Grace Airways Inc) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
SCADTA (Sociedad Colombo-Alemana de Transportes Aereos) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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