2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
This donation consists of 65 negatives taken in 1937 and 1938 by Major Tweedy who was an Aerial Photographer with the 2nd Observation Unit, stationed at Nichols Field, Philippines. Along with images of Nichols Field and officers of the squadrons based there, the following aircraft are featured: Boeing P-12 (Model 102), Boeing P-26, Thomas-Morse O …
Space Shuttle Enterprise Images
This collection consists of six images taken, by the donor, of the Space Shuttle Enterprise upon its visit to Washington Dulles Airport in June of 1983. The images include five prints with corresponding negatives and one print with a corresponding digital image scanned by NASM. Also included in the donation is …
"The Men who Brought the Dawn" Source Material Collection
This collection consists of the following source material, generated for the film "The Men who Brought the Dawn:" fifty-one 16 mm reels; seventy-one Betacam-SP cassettes; fifty-one VHS cassettes; three D2 digital tapes; twenty-four ¼ inch reel to reel tapes; four cassettes; and five DATs.
Flettner Fl 282 Kolibri ("Hummingbird") Drawings
This collection consists of five factory drawings of the Flettner Fl 282 Kolibri ("Hummingbird") motor and transmission systems, 1940 to1941.
Krafft Ehricke Lecture Tapes
This collection consists of nineteen audio cassette tapes of Dr. Kraft Ehricke lectures, circa 1978-1980, at California State University, Northridge.
Tri-Rotor Spray & Chemical Photography Collection
This collection consists of 82 scanned photographs and four DVDs relating to Tri-Rotor Spray & Chemical's aircraft and operations.
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Sylvia Achter Photography Collection
This collection consists of 49 scanned photographs relating to Sylvia Achter and her aviation career. The scans were produced by the National Air and Space Museum's Archives Division, from originals lent by, and returned to, Ms. Achter.
United States Navy Curtiss Seaplane Ramps at Hampton Roads Panoramic Photograph
This donation consists of one 8" x 40" black and white candid panoramic image inscribed with the following caption "Mail Plane leaving Hampton Roads, VA for Washington, DC. Feb. 1919." The photograph was taken by Rell Clements, Jr., who was a photographer based in Washington, DC.
Space Shuttle Columbia Reentry Imagery
This collection consists of a two sets of 10 images showing the disintegration of the Space Shuttle Columbia upon its reentry on February 1, 2003. The first set of ten images is enlarged to show detail, the second set being full frame prints. These images were shot by the donor, Robert McCullough, with …
Boeing B-29 Superfortresses over Japan Photographs
This collection consists of thirteen 7 by 9 inch b&w images taken in 1945, most featuring Boeing B-29 Superfortresses on bombing raids over Sakai, Tamashima, Yokohama, Kobe and other targets in Japan. Also included is an aerial view, taken after the Japanese surrender and the end of World War II, of the …