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Space Station Materials [Jefferson]
Creators:
Jefferson, Brad
Dates:
1986-1993
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 folder and 2 map folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0082
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Space Station Freedom was a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) project that, although it was never brought to fruition as such, evolved into the International Space Station (ISS). This collection consists of approximately 0.18 cubic feet of material pertaining to Space Station Freedom including technical drawings; schematics; press and promotional materials; brochures; publications; and artists' renderings.

This collection is in English.

Henri Coanda Papers [Stine]
Creators:
Coanda, Henri-Marie, 1885-1972
Dates:
1920-1961
bulk 1950s
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0170
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection primarily refers to Coanda's water conversion project. The material includes correspondence, reports, the articles of SFERI-Coanda and AQUA, as well as experimental photographs. The collection also includes Societe Multicellulaire pamphlets from the 1920s and personal photographs of Coanda's farm in Auxances.

Roosevelt Flying School Photographs
Creators:
Scaturro, Jack
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1930s]
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0036
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection was donated by the son of Jack Scaturro who worked at Roosevelt Field during the 1920s and 1930s. Mr. Scaturro took snapshots of the facility's workers, friends and transient pilots, most notably the flamboyant Roscoe Turner and his aircraft the Gilmore Lion. The collection consists of 17 photos of the following …

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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Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA) Employee Film
Creators:
Pacific Air Lines
Dates:
1977
Size:
0.11 Cubic feet (One 16 mm reel)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0036
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA) employee film entitled, "Catch Us!"

Rudy Arnold Photo Collection
Creators:
Arnold, Rudy, 1902-1966
Dates:
circa 1920s-1950s
bulk 1920-1940
Size:
10.91 Cubic feet (9,579 photographic items)
25.37 Linear feet (38 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0356
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Rudy Arnold (1902-1966) was introduced to photography in 1918. After studying at the New York School of Photography, he worked at the New York Journal-American and the New York Graphic. During his stint at the latter he started to focus on aviation photography. In 1928, Arnold started his own aviation photography business and worked out of the following New York air fields and airports during his career: Roosevelt Field, the old Curtiss Airport, Floyd Bennett Field, and LaGuardia Airport His coverage of a wrecked airliner in upstate New York was the first photograph sent by wire to newspapers across the country. Arnold's work appeared in every aviation magazine, house organs (Douglas, Grumman), and mass circulation magazines as well as many newspapers. He also did motion-picture camera work for Universal and Paramount.

Digital Content Available

Transportes Aereos Centro-Americanos (TACA) de Venezuela Photographs
Dates:
circa 1947
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (One folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eleven black and white snapshots of Transportes Aereos Centro-Americanos (TACA) de Venezuela.

World War I Western Front Maps
Dates:
1916 - 1918
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (Slim letter box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1210
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is a collection of 11 cloth-backed military maps and one paper map of the Western Front in Belgium and France during World War I.

Second Air Instructional Center (2d AIC) Photographs [Kashuba]
Creators:
Kashuba, Mathias Peter
Dates:
1918-1919
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.18 cubic feet of black and white photographs pertaining to Mathias Peter Kashuba's service at the Second Air Instructional Center (2d AIC) in Tours, France, during World War I.

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International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Satellite Notebooks
Creators:
Harner, Dick
Dates:
bulk 1973-1976
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two 8 by 10 inch green notebooks, which chart the construction of the International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Satellite. Book one records from October 1, 1973 until September 16, 1974. Book two records from September 17, 1974 until January 9, 1976. The books contain black and white photographs with related notations.