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Creators:
Civil Aeronautics Administration
Federal Aviation Administration
Dates:
1926-1970
bulk [ca. 1920s-1930s]
Size:
0.9 Cubic Feet ((2 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0043
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

These are the original Aeronautics Branch, Department of Commerce (later Civil Aeronautics Administration and Federal Aviation Agency) aircraft registration files on sixteen (16) historically significant aircraft or pilots. Aircraft include the following: first aircraft registration issued; Curtiss Robin J NX9243 (Douglas Corrigan); Lockheed 10-E N...

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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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Creators:
Minovitch, Michael A.
Dates:
1958-1988
Size:
1.35 Cubic Feet ((3 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 114 journal articles, letters and printouts by various authors which track the history and development of gravity-assisted trajectories. This collection also includes an introductory letter with a general overview of the topic by Dr. Michael A. Minovitch (California-Berkely) who collected the articles.

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Creators:
Tkachick, Emil
Dates:
1938-1949
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet ((3 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs of aircraft and personnel of the Naviera Colombiana, along with photographs of seaplanes taken by Emil Tkachick. The following aircraft are represented: Consolidated PB2Y-3R 'Coronado' at Miami, FL; Northrop Gamma 2D, TWA; and Martin PBM-5 Mariner; Kawanishi H8K2 'Emily'; and the Dornier DO-335A-O 'Pfeil'. Th...

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Creators:
Toll, Chesley A.
Dates:
1940-1945
Size:
0.3 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook and history on the USS Enterprise, and a few miscellaneous items on Chesley Toll.

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Creators:
Foa, Joseph Victor, 1909-
Dates:
1935-1938
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes photographs of Dr. Foa and the aircraft he worked on between 1935 and 1938. All photos were copied from a personal photo album which Dr. Foa loaned to NASM in 1990. Photographs of the Piaggio P.23R show both the initial design (1935) and the second design (September 1938). One photo shows the Piaggio P.32-II in March 1937. ...

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Creators:
Glenn L. Martin Company
Dates:
1932-1972
Size:
119.9 Cubic Feet ((110 records center boxes))
114.4 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0141
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 84 cubic feet of negatives and 22 cubic feet of photographs chronicling the history of the Martin Company, including the following subjects: aircraft plants; historical themes; people; aircraft programs: historic, US Army, US Navy, civilian export; experimental or projected designs; research and development programs; str...

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Creators:
Rash, Richard
Dates:
[ca. 1949-1960s]
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((10 slide boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0131
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 187 color slides documenting Rash's military career and his tours in China, Korea, and Viet Nam. The collection is divided into the following series: China, 1947-1948; USA 1948-1949; Korea, 1952-1954; Vietnam, 1966; and Vietnam 1968-69. Marine Corps aircraft are represented.

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Creators:
Thaden, Louise (McPhetridge), 1905-1979
Dates:
bulk 1928-1973
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0132
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

EThis collection consists of 48 copy photographs with copy negatives, mostly from the 1930s, of Thaden. Subjects included in the prints are as follows: her fellow woman pilots, including Amelia Earhart, Blanche Noyes, Ruth Elder, and Florence Barnes; her Beech C17R Staggerwing, Beech Travel Air, and a Porterfield Model 35 aircraft; and a few photog...

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Dates:
bulk 1936
Size:
0.06 Cubic Feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0110
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of four photographs of the Messerschmitt Bf 109, and a three-view, general arrangement drawing of a 1930 German bomber. Dr. Krauskopf found these photographs and drawing in April of 1945 at the Luftwaffe Air Base in Kitzingen, Bavaria, Germany. The photographs include: 1) Front right three-quarter view of Messerschmitt Bf 1...