Correspondence,
circa 1981-1989

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 344
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Dates:
circa 1981-1989
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records consist primarily of the correspondence files of the department for fiscal years 1987-1989, divided into separate series for museums, people, organizations, and international correspondence. Also included is a chronological file of staff memoranda and some miscellaneous correspondence of curator Robert C. Mikesh, circa 1981-1986.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Edmund T. Wooldridge, Jr., served as Chairman of the Department of Aeronautics, 1983-1986. Von D. Hardesty became Acting Chairman in 1986 and then Chairman until July, 1987, when Donald S. Lopez became Acting Chairman, serving 1987-1988. In 1989 Dominick A. Pisano was appointed Acting Chairman.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 344, National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics, Correspondence

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Hardesty, Von, 1939- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lopez, Donald S., 1923-2008 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mikesh, Robert C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pisano, Dominick A., 1943- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wooldridge, E. T. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum curators Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeronautical museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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