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Creators:
Garber, Paul Edward, 1899-1992
Dates:
1824-1992
Size:
241.95 Cubic feet (488 boxes plus flat files)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0063
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Paul E. Garber Collection documents Paul Edward Garber's life, both personal and professional, prior to and during his 72-year tenure at the National Air and Space Museum.

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Creators:
Powers, Francis Gary, 1929-1977
Dates:
1929-1986
bulk 1952-1977
Size:
1.53 Cubic feet (2 legal document boxes, 1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Francis Gary Powers's flying career in the Air Force, Central Intelligence Agency, and later pursuits. The majority of the documents deal with the May 1960 U-2 incident, in which Powers was shot down over the Soviet Union during a reconnaisance mission and imprisoned. Materials include: logbooks; flight records from his military and civilian careers; a pocket diary and journal he kept during his Soviet imprisonment; letters to his parents; materials collected by his parents as his father attempted to visit him including a telegram from Nikita Khrushchev and a New Testament given to Powers by his mother during his Soviet trial; Congressional hearing material; newspaper articles; Life magazine; and several photographs of Powers.

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Creators:
North American Rockwell Corp
Dates:
1968
Size:
0.04 Cubic feet (One 16mm film.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This 16mm film describes possible Apollo Service Module applications in a post—Project Apollo era, 1968.

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Creators:
Federal Aviation Administration
Dates:
1962
Size:
0.08 Cubic feet (One 16mm film.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

One 16mm film, Dulles Report - Part II, relating to the construction of Washington Dulles International Airport.

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Creators:
Malan, Max E.
Dates:
1945-1963
Size:
0.13 Cubic feet (one shoebox)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Captain Max E. Malan's Navy pilot logs, 1945-1963.

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Creators:
Brody, James W.
Dates:
1918-1919
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1988.0116
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The James W. Brody Collection contains a 1918 yearbook from Ellington Field, Houston, Texas, and a scrapbook belonging to Brody which contains personal snapshots and photographs of World War I aircraft and pilots.

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Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.46 Cubic feet ((2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0342
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Ellington Field Albums Collection consists of scrapbooks of photographs taken in and around Ellington Field, Texas, during World War I. The photographs document troop training, equipment, and facilities at the field. The scrapbooks also include photographs taken at ceremonies commemorating the death of the French ace Georges Guynemer in 1917.

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Dates:
1906-1948
bulk 1907-1928
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0079
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection contains letters, telegrams, brochures, photographs and miscellaneous ephemera pertaining to Orville and Wilbur Wright. Included with the correspondence are letters written to William J. Hammer, who was an aeronautical pioneer and associated with the Wright Brothers, as well as other individuals including C. R. Peterkin. Additional i...

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Creators:
Oakes, Claudia M.
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
1911-1973
bulk 1911-1940
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0423
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the research material used by curators Robert Mikesh and Claudia Oakes to prepare Exhibition Flight (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1973), a companion volume to the Exhibition Flight exhibit at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC.

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Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
1942
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0438
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consisits of the complete set of the Navy WWII model drawings and a booklet explaining the project.