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Time and Navigation Exhibit
Dates:
bulk 2013
Size:
36 Digital prints
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 36 original digital illustrations drawn for, and used in, NASM's Time and Navigation Exhibit.

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Kitchen Explorer I Cookbook
Creators:
Redstone Officers Wives Club
Dates:
bulk 1950s
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0045
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a cookbook produced by the Redstone Officers Wives Club entitled, Kitchen Explorer I.

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Austro-Hungarian World War I Aviation Album
Creators:
Kaiserlich und Königliche Luftfahrtruppen
Dates:
bulk 1915-1918
Size:
10.6 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of digital scans of the forty-eight photographs in a souvenir album of Fliegerkompanie 17; "Gewidmet vom Offiziers Korps der Fliegerkomp.17. Südwest Front ("Dedicated by the Officer Corps of Squadron 17. Southwest Front"). The photographs chronicle the daily life of an active World War I squadron, showing squadron personnel in a variety of activities and providing a rare look at a lesser-known theater of the Great War.

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US Army Air Corps Japanese Propaganda Leaflets [Sylvan]
Creators:
United States. Office of War Information
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Before the atomic bombing missions of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, leaflets bearing illustrations and Japanese characters were dropped from the air by the US Army Air Corps to warn the Japanese populace. This collection consists of three bombing leaflets as well as a snapshot of Seymour Sylvan with his crew in front of his Boeing B-29 Superfortress.

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Lawrence Edward "Larry" Campbell, Jr. Papers
Creators:
Campbell, Lawrence Edward "Larry," Jr.,, 1926-1992.
Dates:
bulk 1945-1992
Size:
0.87 Cubic feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0035
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.87 cubic feet of material relating to the career of Lawrence Edward "Larry" Campbell, Jr. in the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Air Force Reserves, the National Transportation and Safety Board, and the Alaska Air National Guard.

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Mercury MA-8 Flight Sigma 7 and Mercury MA-9 Flight Faith 7 Recovery Letters [Parker]
Creators:
Parker, Donald Fred, 1934-2016.
Dates:
1962-1963
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Donald Fred Parker was a naval flight officer assigned to the ship's company of the USS Kearsarge (CV-33), the ship that recovered the Mercury MA-8 Flight Sigma 7 and Mercury MA-9 Flight Faith 7. This collection contains two letters written by Parker that include a first person account of the recovery operations, as well as a "Family Gram" newsletter for ths ship that also includes a detailed description of the Mercury MA-8 recovery.

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Schweizer Aircraft Corporation Negatives [Smith]
Creators:
Smith, C. Hadley, 1910-2004.
Dates:
1964-1975
Size:
0.22 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 209 images taken by C. Hadley Smith pertaining to Schweizer Aircraft Corporation.

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Edna Bowler Airline Letter
Creators:
Bowler, Edna Jones
Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This October 1945 letter was written by Edna Jones Bowler to her parents, Frank and Edna Jones in Floral Park, New York. Bowler's fifteen page letter recounts her adventures flying via an unnamed airline from New York to San Diego to join her husband who was serving in the United States Navy.

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Charles F. Walsh Scrapbooks
Creators:
Walsh, Charles, 1877-1912
Dates:
1903-1945
bulk 1909-1912
Size:
0.88 Cubic feet (2 flat boxes and 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0046
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection chronicles the exploits of Charles F. Walsh during the years 1909-1912. There are five scrapbooks and three packets of information.

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Ernest Smith/Emory Bronte Flight Scrapbook
Creators:
Smith, Ernest
Bronte, Emory
Dates:
1917-1975
bulk 1927
Size:
1.11 Cubic feet (1 flatbox, 1 folder, and 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0389
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On July 14-15, 1927, Ernest Smith and Emory Bronte made the first civilian transpacific flight from California to Hawaii. This collection includes a scrapbook that chronicles their flight, a map of the Hawaiian islands, and a letter from President Franklin D. Roosevelt to Emory Bronte.

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