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Creators:
Mock, Geraldine L. "Jerrie"
Dates:
1964
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Flying the Spirit of Columbus, Geraldine L. "Jerrie" Mock became the first woman to pilot an aircraft around the world. This collection consists of a partial world map that has Geraldine L. "Jerrie" Mock's around the world flight route marked in red ink.

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Creators:
Petersen, Carl W.
Dates:
1886
Size:
0.13 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Petersen's American Aerial Navigation company circular, stationery, and stock certificate.

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Creators:
Ashley, H. H.
Dates:
bulk 1919-1949
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet ((1 flat box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of archival material relating to the military aviation career of H. H. Ashley during his World War I Army Expeditionary Forces (AEF) service, and as an observer during World War II.

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Creators:
Phillips, A.M.
Dates:
bulk 1914-1918
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0848
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection, a part of the larger A. M. Phillips collection, contains 76 photographs of German World War I pilots. The photographs are of various sizes and on various types of paper. Of these, 73 are black and white and 3 are sepia toned. Most have caption information on the reverse.

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Creators:
Honeyman, Marian Stewart
Dates:
1914-1964
bulk 1914
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0851
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook documenting Marian Stewart Honeyman's flight with St. Petersburg-Tampa Airboat Line on January 19, 1914.

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Dates:
bulk 1928-1933
Size:
0.24 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0845
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Begun in 1920, the National Air Races were an annual, week-long event including formation flying, parachute drops, aerobatic displays, and races. The event included two privately sponsored, closed-circuit speed races: the Pulitzer Trophy race held from 1920 to 1925 and the Thompson Trophy race held from 1930 to 1939. Along with other competitions, the National Air Races fostered the development of aircraft in the 1920s and 1930s but ended during World War II. This collection consists of three unbound scrapbooks with newspaper clippings related to races in Chicago, Cleveland, and Los Angeles between 1928 and 1933.

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Creators:
Rohrbach Metall-Flugzeugbau GmbH (Germany)
Dates:
1925
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0649
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a single photo album documenting that Rohrbach Ro III Rotri Flying Boat.

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Dates:
1911-1944
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0650
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains examples of pilot's licenses that were issued in the early 20th century. It includes licenses from various nations such as France, Italy, Canada and the United States.

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Creators:
Wiseman, Fred, 1875-1961
Dates:
1909-1968
bulk [ca. 1910s, 1950s]
Size:
0.59 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0618
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Fred Wiseman, along with J. W. Peters and D.C. Prentiss, built a biplane named the Wiseman-Peters. During July 1910, both Peters and Wiseman flew the Wiseman-Peters and the following year Wiseman entered the 1911 Aviation Meet at Selfridge Field, Michigan. On February 17, 1911, Wiseman made the first airplane-carried mail flight officially sanctioned by any local U.S. post office and made available to the public when he carried mail, a bundle of newspapers and a sack of groceries from Petaluma, CA, to Santa Rosa, CA. After the 1911 season, Wiseman gave up flying. This collection consists of a large scrapbook. Inside the scrapbook are newspaper clippings, correspondence, 1st Day Covers, race tickets, and photographs chronicling both Wiseman's automobile and aviation careers.

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Creators:
Mikesh, Robert C.
Dates:
1860-1988
bulk 1945-1983
Size:
1.51 Cubic feet (3 legal document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0558
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection was gathered by National Air and Space Museum curator Robert C. Mikesh for his publication on this subject, "Japan's World War II Balloon Bomb Attacks on North America." The collection consists of the following: magazine and newspaper articles on the Japanese balloons; manuscripts and independent articles; 83 photos Mr. Mikesh used ...

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