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Creators:
Wheatland, Richard
Dates:
1929-1971
bulk 1952-1969
Size:
7.63 Cubic Feet ((7 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection includes a variety of material, probably collected by Richard Wheatland, reflecting the administration of New York Airways as well as its dealings with organizations such as the Air Transport Association, American Helicopter Society, Bell, Cierva, Eastern, Grand Central Building, IATA, Pan America Airways, Sikorsky, TWA and the feder...

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Creators:
Esso Standard Oil Company
Exxon Corporation
Dates:
1957-1991
Size:
11.99 Cubic Feet ((11 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection begins with Vol. 10 and continues through 1991 with Vol. 43. The bulk of the material consists of photographs and artwork used in each Air World issue, although there are occasional items of correspondence and memos. There are corresponding magazines included for Vol. 23, Nos. 3 and 5; Vol. 24, Nos. 2-6; Vol. 25; Vol. 26, Nos. 1-3; ...

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Creators:
Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Dates:
1958-1980
bulk [ca. 1960s-1970s]
Size:
2.63 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box) (2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 25 16 mm films, four tape/slide sets on travel, seven individual slides and a tape of Pan American 'Theme' music. The film footage includes the history of the company; promotional films for travel and services; television commercials; introduction to Boeing 747 service; and training films for employees.

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Creators:
Vandenberg Air Force Base (Calif.)
Dates:
[ca. 1980s]
Size:
3.28 Cubic Feet ((3 records center boxes) (1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 67 color prints, four brochures on SAC missile chronology and the Vandenberg program, 21 16 mm films, and 17 video tapes on the Vandenberg shuttle program. The prints include images of the facility during construction; the films include STS mission activity reports and post-flight press conferences.

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Dates:
bulk 1991
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet ((8 items))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0111
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of film, with corresponding videotape, of Tin being interviewed. The filming was done by NASM staffer Patricia Woodside. The interview is in French.

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Creators:
Peenemunde Research and Development Station
Dates:
1941-1944
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0083
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Peenemunde documents, including the following: memorandums, correspondence, telegrams, and reports. These documents are in German, and some of the documents have signatures of General Dornberger, Wernher von Braun, and Hermann Oberth. This collection also contains a few translated documents from the Wright Field Collecti...

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Creators:
Aerospace Industries Association of America
Dates:
1919-1956
Size:
2.25 Cubic Feet ((7 shoeboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0084
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

These 136 reels of 16 mm microfilm were filmed from the AIA's 1919-1956 records, which document the early history of aviation in the United States. Each reel contains about 4000 documents which trace the strategies, plans, successes and failures of aircraft builders, airline operators, and "air-minded" Americans through aviation's formative years.

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Creators:
Byrne, Paul
Dates:
1939-1944
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0089
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes newspaper and magazine articles on ILS testing and development; ITDC proposal for the system; technical reports with engineering drawings; 24 photos of the Indianapolis testing, 13 with accompanying glass plate transparencies; and 3 autographed photos of pilot Benny Howard, CAA Chief of Radio Development Bill Jackson, and U...

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Creators:
Hassett, Pat
Dates:
1966-1990
Size:
2.01 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection deocuments Pat Hassett's long career in both military and civil aviation.

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Creators:
Fravel, Ira F.
Dates:
1917-1932
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the official correspondence of Ira F. Fravel, while commissioned in the infantry, and later in the Army Balloon School, Army Balloon Service and as commander of Ross Field. A significant portion of this correspondence is with Charles DeForest Chandler, aviation pioneer. There is also personal correspondence as well as ph...