Georges Naudet Collection
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Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0479
Creators:
Naudet, Georges, 1900-1983.
Dates:
[ca 1600s-1930s]
Languages:
French
Physical Description:
1.09 Cubic feet
(1 records center box) (1 flatbox)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection includes early ballooning material as well as photographs of early 20th century French pilots. The ballooning material includes material from Jean-Pierre Blanchard, Joseph Montgolfier and Eugene and Louis Godard. The early photographs include the following aviators: Louis Blériot, and Jules Védrines. The following types of material are included: photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, and books.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Georges Naudet (June 9, 1900 - May 22, 1983) was a French businessman who was passionately interested in the early history of ballooning and aviation. An amateur in the field of aviation history, he became an avid collector and author.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
George Naudet Estate, purchase, 1984, XXXX-0479, NASM

General
General
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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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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Aeronautics -- pre-1903 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics -- France Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Balloons Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Balloons -- France Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Publications Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Naudet, Georges, 1900-1983. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre, 1753-1809 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Montgolfier, Joseph-Michel, 1740-1810. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Godard, Eugène, 1864- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Godard, Louis Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blériot, Louis, 1872-1936 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vedrines, Jules 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/