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Octave Chanute Collection [Avery]
Creators:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Dates:
1886-1926
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0489
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of newspaper clippings dating from 1886-1926; correspondence from Sept. 1904-September 1922; glass negatives and lantern slides; publications dating from 1886-1910; and a variety of photographs. Images represented include the Chanute biplane hang glider used in St. Louis in 1904, miscellaneous gliders, Chanute's gliding experiments at the Indiana dunes in 1896, and miscellaneous …

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Marian Stewart Honeyman Scrapbook
Creators:
Honeyman, Marian Stewart
Dates:
1914-1964
bulk 1914
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0851
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook documenting Marian Stewart Honeyman's flight with St. Petersburg-Tampa Airboat Line on January 19, 1914.

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Geraldine L. "Jerrie" Mock Route Map
Creators:
Mock, Geraldine L. "Jerrie"
Dates:
1964
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Flying the Spirit of Columbus, Geraldine L. "Jerrie" Mock became the first woman to pilot an aircraft around the world. This collection consists of a partial world map that has Geraldine L. "Jerrie" Mock's around the world flight route marked in red ink.

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Elsbeth and Margarete Grosse Balloon Ascension Collection
Dates:
1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1171
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On March 27 and 28, 1910, sisters Elsbeth and Margarete Grosse of Meisen, Germany made an ascent in the "Graf Zeppelin" balloon that was piloted by Karl Hackstetter. This collection consists of a logbook and three letters written by the Grosse sisters to Hackstetter.

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Benson Russell Shaw Photo Album
Dates:
1909-1925
Size:
0.24 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1202
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Photo album that, based on caption information, appears to have been created by Benson Russell Shaw. Photographs show various aircraft and notable figures in aviation, as well as aerial photographs and scenes taken inside the Wright Company factory in Dayton, Ohio and the Lawson Aircraft Company in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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Phillips Ward Page Scrapbook
Creators:
Page, Phillips Ward, 1885-1917
Dates:
1911-1912
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Phillips Ward Page (1885--1917) was an active early pilot who assisted in the testing and development of some of the early Burgess aircraft, and taught many renowned civilian and military aviators to fly. This collection consists of a scrapbook documenting the aviation career of Phillips Ward Page during the time period from 1911 to 1912.

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27th Aero Squadron Scrapbook [Nathan Blumberg]
Creators:
Blumberg, Nathan
Dates:
1917-1973
Size:
0.14 Cubic feet ((1 14.5x11x1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook was compiled by Nathan Blumberg who served with the 27th Aero Squadron. It contains photographs of members of the squadron, pictures of the graves of some of the pilots killed in action, pictures of planes (including Spad XIII, Donrad AR.2, Nieuport 28, and De Havilland DH-4) used in World War …

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South American Aviation Travel Scrapbooks
Creators:
Swope, Robert Bricker
Dates:
1939, 1946
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 letter document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0064
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of three scrapbooks contain a detailed log of Robert Bricker Swope's South American travels. Objects include photographs, some from the air (some of the 1946 photos are in color), plane tickets, plane schedules, plane routes, airline brochures, correspondence from airlines (Pan American, Eastern, Panagra, SCADTA), hotel reservations and correspondence, travel brochures, maps, business cards, passport, itineraries, postcards, and telegrams.

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Signal Corps Photographs
Creators:
United States. Army. Signal Corps
Dates:
1908 to circa 1921; bulk date 1921
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains two groups of photographs. The first group, mounted on pages removed from a photo album, contains views of aircraft and facilities at the United States Army Air Service Fairfield Intermediate Air Depot, Fairfield, Ohio, circa 1921. The second group consists of loose photographs of aircraft, most of which are historic views of early Aerial Experiment Association and Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company aircraft by photographer Harry M. Benner.

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Russell Watson World War I Photo Album
Creators:
Watson, Russell
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook contains photographs relating to the 1st Aero Squadron during World War I.

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