Strobell Ornithopter Wing Structures Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0599
Creators:
Strobell, Charles William
Dates:
1930-1933
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.05 Cubic Feet
(1 folder)
0.05 Linear Feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection includes: 1) Legal documents; 2) Papers related with patents; 3) Descriptions of his idea; 4) Handwritten notes; 5) Correspondences; 6) and Drawings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Charles William Strobell invented Ornithopter Wing Structures. According to Dr. Strobell, these structures are effective because the wing is expandable during the downward stroke of the wing and contractible during the upward stroke of the wing.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
R.C. Strobell, 1955, XXXX-0599

General
General
NASMrev

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
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Ornithopter wing structures Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Strobell, Charles William Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Chantilly, VA 20151
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