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Richard E. Schreder Papers and Drawings
Creators:
Schreder, Richard E. "Dick"
Dates:
bulk 1930-2000
Size:
11.67 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eleven cubic feet of archival material chronicling the aviation career of Richard E. Schreder. Included are the following types of material: 95 drawings of Schreder's kit designs; logbooks; correspondence; photographs; awards; military paperwork; and Schreder interview tapes with CD copies.;

History of the Women Pilots in the Air Ferrying Division, ATC Collection
Creators:
United States. Army. Air Corps
Marx, Walter J.
Dates:
1942-1945
Size:
0.39 Cubic feet (One letter document case.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2021.0019
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Major Walter Marx's report History of the Women Pilots in the Air Ferrying Division, ATC along with related memoranda and rewrites. The collection also contains six color transparencies of WAFs, a memorandum discussing discrimination the WASPS faced while in Lebanon Tennessee in 1943, and the Northwest Route under the Ferrying Division Air Transport Command, June 16, 1942-November 1, 1942 Report.

This collection is in English.

Digital Content Available

Glen A. Gilbert Collection
Creators:
Gilbert, Glen Alexander, 1913-1982
Dates:
1935-1982
Size:
1.82 Cubic feet (4 document boxes; 1 slim document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0187
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a seven volume set representing a partial documentation of Gilbert's contribution to ATC development. The material was compiled by Gilbert's wife after his death in 1982. The collection also includes two books by Gilbert on air traffic control.

1st Aero Squadron Material [Pendleton]
Creators:
Pendleton, Littleton Flippo
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
0.21 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0591
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains a manuscript (94 unnumbered pages) detailing the history of the 1st Aero Squadron, a folder containing official documents relating to Pendleton's service and another containing an observer's notation board and a single photograph.

Lieutenant Earle Nichols World War I Photograph Collection
Creators:
Nichols, Earle
Dates:
1918-1919
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 45 photographs relating to Nichols and the 163rd Aero Squadron. The images include: aerial views of air fields; 2nd Day Bombardment Group photographs and group photographs of the 163rd and the 100th Aero squadrons; wrecked aircraft; air-to-air photographs of aircraft and dirigibles; and ground shots of aircraft, mostly De Havilland DH …

Katherine Cheung Collection [Leschenko]
Creators:
Cheung, Katherine
Dates:
1930-2017
Size:
0.92 Cubic feet (2 flat boxes, 11 VHS tapes)
0.18 Gigabytes (7 digital images)
Collection ID:
NASM.2021.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Katherine Cheung (1904-2003) was the first woman pilot of Chinese descent to earn a pilot's license in the United States. This collection consists of material documenting the aviation career of Katherine Cheung.

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Ramon D. Fobes Collection
Creators:
Fobes, Ramon D.
Dates:
Circa 1946-1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Ramon D. Fobes collected a few items during his travels circa 1946-1954 while on active duty with the US Army. This collection contains six 35mm color slides of military aircraft at US bases in Puerto Rico, the Pacific, and Korea, and two items of ephemera Fobes probably picked up on his 1947 trip to Japan: a menu and a Naval Air Transport pamphlet.

Digital Content Available

354th Aero Squadron Collection (Innes)
Creators:
Innes, William Wallace
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of twenty-two prints of the 354th Aero Squadron, and copies of Innes' pilot log and documentation concerning his service. The collection also contains a copy of the booklet "History of the 354th Aero Squadron (Observation) A.E.F." The prints include the following aircraft: de Havilland DH-4; L.F.G. Roland D.VIA; Handley-Page …

Sky Fighters of France Exhibit Program (Farré)
Creators:
Farré, Henry
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0048
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the Washington, DC program for the exhibit, "Sky Fighters of France." Displayed in the galleries of the Ladies of the Washington Club, the exhibit was shown in Washington from April 24 to April 29 (year unknown, but not prior to 1917). This program includes an introduction, nineteen black and …

Roy Healy Papers
Creators:
Healy, Roy
Dates:
bulk 1930s-1960s
Size:
8 Cubic feet ((8 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection of papers consists of approximately 8 cubic feet of material chronicling Roy Healy's lifelong interest in rocketry and his career as a rocket engineer. The collection includes correspondence; technical manuals; technical drawings; book manuscripts; articles; reports; slides; photographic prints; publications; scrapbooks; and pamphlets.