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Creators:
Rohlfs, Roland
Dates:
1914-1973
bulk 1919-1931
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0278
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

A scrapbook and photographs documenting Roland Rohlf's aviaiton career.

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Creators:
Beard, Myron Gould "Dan"
Dates:
bulk 1930s-1960s
Size:
17.44 Cubic feet ((16 record center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0048
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 15 linear feet of material relating to the aviation career of Dan Beard. This material includes the following types of archival material: correspondence, corporate reports, publications, equipment manuals, notebooks, booklets, and photographs. Besides the technical engineering material, there are also repor...

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Dates:
October 18, 1963
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0138
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

New Astronauts Press Conference - Introduction of 14 New Astronauts at University of Houston, Texas, October 18, 1963 (10/18/1963). Deke Slayton introduces the program. Explanation of the selection criteria and the selection process: 500 military pilots, 71 were recommended; 225 civilian pilots, 65 were recommended; 34 were interviewed, six dropp...

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Dates:
December 16, 1966
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0138
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Apollo 1 Press Conference December 16, 1966. The tape begins with general hubbub. The press conference begins at three minutes. Donald K. "Deke" Slayton; Walter Cunningham, backup Pilot; Donn F. Eisele, backup Senior Pilot; Walter M. "Wally" Schirra, backup Command Pilot; Roger Chafee, Pilot; Edward White, Senior Pilot; V. I. "Gus" Grissom, Command...

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Creators:
Love, Robert J.
Dates:
bulk 1947-1989
Size:
3 Cubic Feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 3 cubic feet of materials relating to Robert Love's career in aviation: both his military career, especially relating to his exploits in the Korean War; and his civilian career, most notably his time as a test pilot with Northrop and his involvement with the Reno Air Races. This collection consists of the following types...

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Creators:
Eastman, William Donald "Don", Jr.
Dates:
Circa 1960s to 2003
Size:
0.39 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

William Donald "Don" Eastman, Jr. (b. 1932) was the first pilot to demonstrate the feasibility of air-to-air refueling of helicopters as well as the first to actually perform aerial refueling of a helicopter during his time as a pilot with the United States Air Force. This collection consists of approximately 0.39 cubic feet of material relating to Lieutenant Colonel William Donald "Don" Eastman Jr.'s career as Test Director and Project Pilot for helicopter aerial refueling tests with the United States Air Force including photographs, news clippings, and publications.

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Creators:
Haydu, Bernice Falk
Dates:
1944-1980
bulk 1944-1949
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0077
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession includes photographs, logos, newsletters, yearbooks, a WASP songbook, membership rosters, and several miscellaneous items.

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Dates:
October 18, 1963
Level:
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Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0138
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

New Astronauts Press Conference - Introduction of 14 New Astronauts at University of Houston, Texas, October 18, 1963. Donald K. "Deke" Slayton introduces the program. Explanation of the selection criteria and the selection process: 500 military pilots, 71 were recommended; 225 civilian pilots, 65 were recommended; 34 were interviewed, six dropped ...

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Creators:
United States. Department of State
Dates:
1915-1916
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1181
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Lawrence Burst Sperry (1892-1923) was a pilot and inventor who is best known for creating the first autopilot and artificial horizon, as well as other aircraft instruments and developing landing gear for use on flying boats. This collection consists of a passport issued to Lawrence Burst Sperry by the US Department of State.

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Creators:
Kenyon, Cecil (Teddy), 1905-1985
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1970s]
bulk [ca. 1940s-1960s]
Size:
1.29 Cubic feet ((1 shoebox) (11 film cans))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of both color and black and white images of Ted and Teddy Kenyon and their aviation careers. There are also a number of images of Bud and Betty Gillies. This collection also contains eleven 16mm films of Teddy Kenyon.

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