Query: Bell Aircraft Corporation
Image CW5G-0132-A [Bell, Frank J.]
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records - Patent Files
Creators:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Dates:
1906-1947
Size:
9 Cubic feet (18 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The years before World War I were spent in patent litigation for aviation pioneers Glenn Curtiss and Orville and Wilbur Wright.

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Glenn H. Curtiss Collection
Creators:
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930
Dates:
1905-1931
bulk 1911-1930
Size:
2.7 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documents and memorabilia relating to Curtiss during the years of his active aviation pursuits. The bulk of the material relates to patent suits, including Wright v. Curtiss, Herring v. Curtiss, and Curtiss v. Janin.

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We Saw It Happen Film Collection
Creators:
United Aircraft Corporation
Dates:
1952-1953
Size:
57.84 Cubic feet (457 film cans and 24 Betacam-Sp videos.)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0637
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes a copy of the finished film, We Saw It Happen , as well as interviews and stock footage outtakes. Altogether this collection contains 481 black and white; silent and sound; 16 mm and 35 mm (mostly 35 mm) films covering a variety of aviation topics.

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Fairchild Industries, Inc. collection
Creators:
Fairchild Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1919-1980
Size:
277.95 Cubic feet (255 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical files on FI, its predecessors, and subsidiaries. The material consists primarily of historical/public relations material, including photographs and brochures, but also includes significant amounts of business records for FEAC, Kreider-Reisner, Hiller, Republic, Ranger, Stratos, and Swearingen. The collection also documents Fairchild's joint ventures with Fokker, Pilatus, and other aircraft manufacturers. The material also includes an extensive negative collection as well as film and videotape libraries.

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Image CW5G-0910 [Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No 4 Silver Dart]
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Image CW5G-0998 [Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No 2 White Wing; Baldwin, Frederick Walker "Casey"; McCurdy, John A. D.; Curtiss, Glenn Hammond; Selfridge, Thomas Etholen; Post, Augustus]
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Aircraft Photograph Collection [Kaplan]
Dates:
bulk 1930s-1950s
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet ((4 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains approximately two hundred photographs and lithographs of various aircraft manufactured by the following companies: Airspeed, Aeronautical Trading Company, Armstrong-Whitworth, Avro, Bell, Boeing, Budd, Consolidated-Vultee, Convair, Curtiss, de Havilland, Douglas, Gloster, Globe Aircraft Corporation, Grumman, Hughes, Lockheed, Laister-Kauffman, Martin, McDonnell, Northrop, Republic, Saunders-Roe (Saro), Short, Sikorsky, Stinson, Taylorcraft …

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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records
Creators:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Dates:
1868-1972
bulk 1925-1949
Size:
212.29 Cubic feet (598 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the corporate records of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Included in the collection are technical and engineering reports of Curtiss-Wright Airplane Division's operations in St. Louis (Robertson), MO (1935-1945) and Buffalo, NY, (1932-1945), as well as AAS Material Division and AAF Air Technical Services Command memorandum reports collected by Curtiss-Wright's St. Louis and Buffalo technical reference libraries. The collection also contains the files of Curtiss-Wright's Patent Department, which hold records of patents filed by Curtiss-Wright and patent-infringement cases involving Curtiss-Wright. Also included in the collection are specifications issued by and photos commissioned by the Keystone Aircraft Corporation (Huff-Daland Airplanes, Inc. until March 1927), which had been acquired by Wright in 1928 along with Loening Aeronautical Engineering Corp., and formed the Keystone Division of Curtiss-Wright until 1932 when Keystone's Bristol, PA factory closed its doors. The collection also contains financial records of the Curtiss-Wright Airports Corporation, which was liquidated in 1936, as well as an extensive negative collection featuring Curtiss-Wright aircraft from the 1930s and 1940s, concentrated especially on the war years.

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Tri-Rotor Spray & Chemical Photography Collection
Creators:
Smith, Larry
Dates:
bulk 1970s-2003
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 slim letter box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0023
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 82 scanned photographs and four DVDs relating to Tri-Rotor Spray & Chemical's aircraft and operations.

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