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Creators:
Parker, John E.
Dates:
1940-1945
Size:
3.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box) (4 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains four wooden covered scrapbooks designed by John E. Parker which include clippings and photographs of the company during this period. Collection also includes 'General Survey Organization Northwestern Aeronautical Corporation;' 'Postwar Products Survey Northwestern Aeronautical Corporation;' newsclippings on NAC; 'TOW Lines'...

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Creators:
United States. Army Air Forces. 389th Bomb Group
Dates:
bulk 1943-1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of fifteen prints and a videotape of stills relating to the service of the 389th Bomb Group during World War II, including images of Consolidated B-24 Liberators both on the ground and in the air.

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Creators:
Kocher, Stanley
Dates:
[ca. 1930s]
Size:
0.3 Cubic Feet ((3 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 85 prints copied from photographs he took while stationed at Trumball Field, Conn. and Ft. Devens, Mass. The prints include aircraft from the following companies: Bellanca, Boeing, Consolidated, Curtiss, Douglas, Fairchild, Keystone, Lockheed, Martin, North American, Northrop, Seversky, and Taylor (Piper). There are also...

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Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Ames Research Center
Honeywell Inc.. Aeronautical Division
Dates:
1981-1982
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0077
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documents which were part of a collection of DAAS hardware donated to the National Air and Space Museum.

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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:
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:
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...

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Creators:
Lenkowsky, Mandel
Dates:
1935-1952
Size:
2.18 Cubic Feet (2 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0099
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes notebooks containing scientific notes and mathematical calculations, a random assortment of journals and periodicals, published reference books, and a few advertising and promotional brochures all pertaining to American experimental military and commercial vertical flight from the late 1930s to the late 1940s. The collection also contains photographs of the following helicopters: Sikorsky XR-1, XR-4, YR-4, XR-5, XR-6, XR-6A, VS-300; Kellet XO-60 and XO-61; and Rotachute P-4. Also included are photographs of helicopters by Pitcarin, Landgraf, Greyhound Bus, Spratt, Berliner, Ochmichen, and DeBothezat.