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Mercury MR-3 Flight Freedom 7 Checklist Cue Cards
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
March 1, 1961
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0898
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On May 5, 1961, Alan Shepard became the first American in space in the Mercury MR-3 capsule. This collection consists of two double-sided checklist cue cards for use on the Mercury MR-3 Flight in Freedom 7 including checklists for normal procedures as well as emergency procedure checklists for various situations.

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United Air Lines Flight Attendant Photographs [Marcelline Amelia Garvis]
Creators:
United Air Lines, Inc.
Dates:
Circa 1939 to 1940
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 8 x 10 inch humorously posed photograph of United Air Lines flight attendants Marcelline Amelia Garvis and Ruby Reykalin, as well as three additional photographs and two undated news clippings relating to Garvis.

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Jeannette Piccard Documents and Copy Prints
Creators:
Piccard, Jeanette.
Dates:
1979
1930s
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (One legal folder.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0045
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of items sent from Jeannette Piccard to National Air and Space Museum curator Claudia Oakes about her 1934 flight.

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Gregory H. "Pappy" Boyington Aviators Flight Log Book
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (One folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0860
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Gregory H. "Pappy" Boyington (1912-1988) was a U.S. Marine Corps aviator. He served with Gen. Claire Chennault's 1st American Volunteer Group - the "Flying Tigers", and later commanded Marine Fighting Squadron 214 (VMF-214), famed as the "Black Sheep Squadron". This collection consists of Boyington's Aviators Flight Log Book, numbered 266, covering training at Quantico, Virginia and Basic School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1936-1939.

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Captured German Aircraft Photographs (Eisen)
Creators:
Eisen, Irving
Dates:
bulk 1940s
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 67 black and white captured German photographs from a variety of sources that Eisen removed from the Air Document Research Center, as they were going to be discarded. The photographs include shots of World War II German aircraft from the following German companies: Dornier; Junkers; Heinkel; and …

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Rohrbach Ro III Rotri Flying Boat Photo Album
Creators:
Rohrbach Metall-Flugzeugbau GmbH (Germany)
Dates:
1925
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0649
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a single photo album documenting that Rohrbach Ro III Rotri Flying Boat.

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Yamada Diary Collection
Dates:
1943-1944
Size:
0.19 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0063
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Japanese World War II diary (1943-1944); two small pocket calendars/notebooks; a small black and white photograph showing mountainous scenery; and a post card.

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Photograph of Amelia Earhart in Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Dates:
May 1932
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1083
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Amelia Mary Earhart (1897-1937) was the first woman to fly (as a passenger) across the Atlantic (1928). On May 29-21, 1932, she made a solo transatlantic flight (Harbor Grace, Newfoundland to Londonderry, Northern Ireland). This collection consists of a photograph of Earhart taken after her landing in Londonderry.

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H. H. Ashley Papers
Creators:
Ashley, H. H.
Dates:
bulk 1919-1949
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet ((1 flat box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of archival material relating to the military aviation career of H. H. Ashley during his World War I Army Expeditionary Forces (AEF) service, and as an observer during World War II.

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Captured German Technical Documents (Technical Intelligence Center Film)
Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
1941-1946
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0409
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of microfilmed translations of documents which were captured in Germany and compiled and microfilmed by the US Navy. The documents cover a variety of topics including long-range bombers, aircraft propulsion, infrared research, optics, turbomachines, flutter research, torpedoes, radar, as well as other technical topics.

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