"United States Women in Aviation, 1940-1985" Research Materials

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0062
Creators:
Douglas, Deborah G.
Dates:
1944-1994
bulk [ca. 1940s, 1980s]
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.18 Cubic feet
(2 records center boxes)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a variety of different types of material compiled during the author's research for the book. Included are: various types of correspondence; photographs; newspapers and other publications; photocopies of book chapters and magazine and newspaper articles; working notes belonging to the author; reports (official and personal); interview transcripts; and approximately 600 bibliographic note cards. Also included are 10 cassettes containing interviews with the following aviators: Ann Carl, Toby Felker, Nancy Fitzroy, Margaret Hoffman, Jean Ross Howard, Lt. Beth Hubert, Lt. Col. Yvonne C. Pateman, Janet Rassmussen, Lynn Rippelmeyer, and Mary F. Silitch.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
"United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985," by Deborah G. Douglas, was published in 1991 as part of the Smithsonian Institution Press series on women in the aviation industry. The publication documents the stories of women involved in all aspects of aviation during this time period, from pilots and engineers, to aircraft industry personnel and flight attendants.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deborah G. Douglas, Gift, 1995, 1995-0062

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

Keywords
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United States Women in Aviation, 1940-1985 Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flight attendants Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics, Military Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women in aeronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics, Commercial Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Women air pilots Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Felker, Toby Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carl, Ann Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fitzroy, Nancy Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hoffman, Margaret Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hubert, Beth Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Howard, Jean Ross Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pateman, Yvonne C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rassmussen, Janet Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rippelmeyer, Lynn Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silitch, Mary F. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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