Romanian Air Meet Scrapbook
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Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0306
Dates:
Circa 1930
Languages:
English
This collection is in English.
Physical Description:
0.18 Cubic feet
1 flatbox
Repository:
This scrapbook contains photographs of an air meet in Romania, circa 1930, with Romanian, Czechoslovakian, and Italian pilots and aircraft.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This scrapbook contains photographs of an air meet in Romania, circa 1930, with Romanian, Czechoslovakian, and Italian pilots and aircraft. The scrapbook features many photographs of Romanian King Carol II, his mother Queen Marie, and his younger brother Prince Nicholas (Nicolae) at the air meet, as well as other Romanian and foreign dignitaries. A Romanian woman parachute jumper and a Romanian "air ace," both unnamed, also appear. The scrapbook includes photographs of Standard Oil booths and refueling trucks. The cover of the scrapbook bears the logo of "Stanavo Aviation Engine Oil," the aviation arm of Standard Oil.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is in original order.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
In about 1930, an air meet was held in Romania which was attended by Romanian King Carol II, his mother Queen Marie, and his younger brother Prince Nicholas (Nicolae). The event featured aviators from Romania as well as those from other countries such as Italy.

Administration
Processing Information
Arranged, described, and encoded by Jessamyn Lloyd, 2019.
Author
Jessamyn Lloyd
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Edward Zell, Transfer, unknown, NASM.XXXX.0306.

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Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
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Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Preferred Citation
Romanian Air Meet Scrapbook, NASM.XXXX.0306, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Aeronautics -- Romania Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics -- Exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Airplanes -- Italy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Airplanes -- Romania Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Airplanes -- Czechoslovakia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Carol II, King of Romania Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marie, Queen of Romania Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nicholae, Prince of Romania Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Standard Oil Company. Stanavo Aviation Engine Oil Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Standard Oil Company Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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