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Dates:
1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes leaflets, photos and reports relating to the United States bombing missions, both conventional and atomic, against Japan during 1945. Included are propaganda leaflets dropped by the United States over Japanese cities warning of bombings, including English translations of the leaflets. There is also a formerly restricted com...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Aeronautics
Dates:
[ca. 1940s, 1980s]
Size:
2.93 Cubic feet ((6 legal document boxes) (1 slim document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Series I of this collection consists of the following: seven folders containing almost 200 photographs and negatives on display in the exhibit, four series of slides (two detailing the U.S.S. Midway used for background research, one detailing documents and photos of the Philippine Sea battle, and of the finished museum exhibit) and the exhibit scri...

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Creators:
Jones, William
Dates:
bulk 1943 - 1946
Size:
0.49 Cubic feet (1 box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of William Jones' World War II scrapbook.

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Creators:
Fransioli, Thomas Adrian, 1906-1997
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 April 21
Size:
2 Items (Sound recording: 2 sound files, digital, wav file)
37 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.fransi81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Thomas Adrian Fransioli, conducted April 21, 1981, by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Wenham, Massachusetts.

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Creators:
Thorpe, Grace F.
Dates:
1900-2008
Size:
3.5 Linear feet
2,175 Photographic prints
166 Negatives (photographic)
27 Nitrate negatives
113 Slides (photographs)
5 Contact sheets
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.085
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Grace F. Thorpe Collection (1900-2008) includes documents, photographic prints, slides, negatives and other materials that encapsulate the breadth of Grace Thorpe's life and work as a WWII veteran, Native rights activist, and dedicated daughter, mother and family member. This includes material from her personal, military and professional life. ...

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Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Shortly before the crew of the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay completed their mission to bomb Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, U.S. pilots dropped leaflets over Japan warning citizens to evacuate the cities. This collection consists of four original leaflets, as well as 15 color slides taken by the National Air and Space Museum photo lab of the propaganda leaflets

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Creators:
United States. Army. Air Corps
Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of thirteen 7 by 9 inch b&w images taken in 1945, most featuring Boeing B-29 Superfortresses on bombing raids over Sakai, Tamashima, Yokohama, Kobe and other targets in Japan. Also included is an aerial view, taken after the Japanese surrender and the end of World War II, of the Omori prison camp in the Tokyo / Yokohama are...

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Creators:
United States. War Finance Division
Bingham, James R.
United States. War Finance Division
Sixth War Loan
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Dates:
1944
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 101.5 x 72 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Head of U.S. Marine looking down on the islands of Japan Other Image(s): A U.S. bomb with six stars falling on Japan's flag

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Creators:
United States. War Finance Division
Sixth War Loan
Bingham, James R.
United States. War Finance Division
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Dates:
1944
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (1/8 size; Multi-color, 35.5 x 25.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Head of U.S. soldier looking down on Japan Other Image(s): A U.S. bomb with six stars falling on Japan's flag

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Creators:
Brosius, Harry, 1921-[ca.1986]
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 49 photographs taken by Brosius during his World War II career. The prints cover the following topics: the Japanese Surrender Delegation, Ie Shima, 1945, (with Douglas C-54 and Mitsubishi G4M in background); scenes from occupied Japan; derelict Japanese aircraft; nose art on Consolidated and North American aircraft; and ...

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