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Amelia Earhart Scrapbook
Creators:
Mantz, Paul
Babb, Charles Harding, 1899-1952
Dates:
1931-1935
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Lockheed Model 5C Vega Special (A/C No. NC965Y) was one of Amelia Earhart's aircraft in which she set numerous records. This collection consists of one scrapbook documenting the aircraft and Earhart's flights in it.

This collection is in English.

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Swedish Air Force Museum Photo Album
Dates:
1926-1976
Size:
0.29 Cubic feet (One 11 x 13 x 3 inch flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0646
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a photo album, Flygvapnet: 50 år, 1926-1976 [Air Force: 50 Years, 1926-1976], containing 69 color photographs documenting a collection of historic aviation artifacts assembled by Flygvapnet (the Swedish Air Force) at Malmen Airbase in Malmslätt, just outside Linköping, Sweden. The aircraft are all pictured outdoors (presumably at the airbase); smaller artifacts are seen close up, indoors. This collection of artifacts formed the core of Flygvapenmuseum (the Swedish Air Force Museum), established in 1977 as part of the Statens försvarshistoriska museer (SFHM, Swedish Defense History Museums) , and opened in Malmslätt to visitors in 1984.

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Photograph of Nicholas Zelinka (Eastern Air Lines Pilot)
Dates:
1953
Size:
0.02 Cubic feet (1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1070
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a 13.5 by 16.5 inch black and white photograph of Nicholas Zelinka, wearing an Eastern Air Lines pilot's uniform, posed standing in front of a Martin (Glenn L.) Model 404 (4-O-4). The photograph was taken in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1953.

This collection is in English.

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Arnold Egeland Airlines Collection
Dates:
1950s - 1970s
bulk 1960s - 1970s
Size:
2.43 Cubic feet (One flat box, one record center box, and one legal document box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material on 318 national and international airlines.

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Alys McKey Bryant Photographs
Dates:
1913-1916
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (One folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0023
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of five 3.5 by 5.5 inch black and white postcard prints of Alys McKey Bryant.

This collection is in English.

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NASA Letter to Susan Scott
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
June 18, 1962
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is a June 18, 1962, letter from O. B. Lloyd, Jr., Director, Office of Public Services and Information, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), to Susan Scott.

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Early Ballooning Prints
Creators:
Unknown
Dates:
1769-1918
bulk 1869-1875
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 slim legal box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0137
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Early Ballooning Prints collection contains .25 cubic feet of material related to early ballooning history.

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Alaska Aviation Photographs [Wandling]
Creators:
Wandling, Ada
Dates:
Circa 1924-1930
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs taken by Ada Wandling of aviation activity in Alaska during the 1920s.

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Videodisc Imagery Collection, Videodisc 6A Frame Captures
Dates:
1989
Size:
2.13 Gigabytes (2,182 digital image files)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1000.4610
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection reproduces a section of the first side (Side A) of National Air and Space Museum Archival Videodisc 6, a LaserDisc CAV format 12-inch (30 cm) optical disc published by the Smithsonian Institution in 1989, as individual videodisc frame captures. These digital images were created in 2003 by converting the NTSC video format output from an original copy of the videodisc to JPEG format still picture image files. NASM Archival Videodisc 6 reproduced National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) photography of American lunar missions from 1964 to 1972, including Ranger, Surveyor, Lunar Orbiter, and Apollo missions. This small collection consists of a historical series assembled by the NASM Archives to provide background information on lunar exploration missions by the United States and the Soviet Union.

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Vera Rubin Digital Images
Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
2007
Size:
0.06 Gigabytes (4 digital images)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Vera Florence Cooper Rubin (1928-2016) was an American astronomer whose work provided clear, observational evidence of the existence of dark matter. This collection consists of four born digital images of astronomer Vera Rubin, seated at her desk with papers relating to her discovery of dark matter, during an oral history interview conducted by Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) curator David H. DeVorkin and NASM intern Ashley Yeager in Rubin's office.

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