German Rocket Aircraft Photography
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Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0069
Dates:
bulk 1939
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.05 Cubic feet
(1 folder)
Repository:
This collection consists of eleven black and white 4x5 inch black and white copy negatives (with an 8x10 inch black and white copy print of each) of images gathered by Michael Neufeld for his article, "Rocket Aircraft and the Turbojet Revolution." This article was included in the book, "Innovation and the Development of Flight", edited by Roger Launius, 1999. The photographs include views of the Heinkel He 176, the Heinkel He 112, the Heinkel He 111, and the Focke-Wulf Fw 56 Stösser (Falcon). The prints also show views of Ernst Heinkel, Erich Warsitz, and the upper German command, including Hermann Goering and Adolf Hitler.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of eleven black and white 4 x 5 inch black and white copy negatives (with an 8 x 10 inch black and white copy print of each) of images gathered by Michael Neufeld for his article, "Rocket Aircraft and the Turbojet Revolution." This article was included in the book, "Innovation and the Development of Flight", edited by Roger Launius, 1999. The photographs include views of the Heinkel He 176, the Heinkel He 112, the Heinkel He 111, and the Focke-Wulf Fw 56 Stösser (Falcon). The prints also show views of Ernst Heinkel, Erich Warsitz, and the upper German command, including Hermann Goering and Adolf Hitler.
Note: The digital images in this finding aid were repurposed from scans made by an outside contractor for a commercial product and may show irregular cropping and orientation in addition to color variations resulting from damage to and deterioration of the original objects.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The German Rocket Aircraft Photography Collection is arranged in its original order.

Administration
Processing Information
Arranged, described, and encoded by Patricia Williams, 2014. Digital assets attached by Allan Janus, 2020.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Michael Neufeld, Transfer, 1999

Using the Collection
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
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Preferred Citation
German Rocket Aircraft Photography, Accession 1999-0069, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rocket engines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heinkel He 112 Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heinkel He 111Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heinkel He 176 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Focke-Wulf Fw 56 Stösser (Falcon) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Propulsion systems Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Negatives Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Göring, Hermann, 1893-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heinkel, Ernst Heinrich Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
NASMRefDesk@si.edu
http://airandspace.si.edu/research/resources/archives/