Aircraft Industry Materials

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0023
Dates:
bulk 1942-1977
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.31 Cubic feet
(4 boxes)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of approximately 1.15 cubic feet of material relating to various aircraft companies including Fairchild Corporation; Lockheed Corporation; Grumman Corporation; Republic Aviation Corporation; United Aircraft Corporation; General Electric; and Convair. The types of material in this collection include employee newsletters; annual reports; technical manuals and reports; technical drawings; and published materials. There are also two black and white photographs in the collection, one of the Grumman G-44 (Widgeon) and one of the Republic P-47 (F-47) Thunderbolt. Other specific aircraft mentioned in the collection include the Convair 440 Metropolitan; Republic F-105 Thunderchief; Fairchild F-27 Friendship; Fairchild A-10 Thunderbolt II; Republic F-84 (P-84) Thunderjet; and the Lockheed L-2000 (SST Proposal).

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Jim Iannuzzi, Gift, 2017

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Preferred Citation
Aircraft Industry Materials, Acc. 2018-0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Technical drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Technical manuals -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fairchild Aircraft Corp Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lockheed Aircraft Corp Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Grumman Aerospace Corporation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Republic Aviation Corporation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United Aircraft Corporation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
General Electric Company Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Convair (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corp) Corporate 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/