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Salon International de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace and Gas Dynamics Laboratory Museum Photographs
Dates:
bulk 1975
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0843
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 16 black and white 8 x 10 inch photographs. Six photographs are from the 1975 Salon International de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace and are captioned on the reverse and include various views of the Salyut spacecraft and its telescopes, the Soyuz spacecraft and its propulsion system. Ten photographs are undated …

Science Service Astronomy and Astronautics Files
Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920-1979
Size:
41.04 Cubic feet (114 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0125
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Science Service was founded in 1921 by newspaper publisher Edward Willis Scripps (1854-1926) and the zoologist William Emerson Ritter (1856-1944) as a news service for the purpose of disseminating information on scientific progress to the public, and to "present facts in readable and interesting form." The Science Service Astronomy and Astronautics files in the National Air and Space Archives consists of papers, news releases, articles, newspaper and magazine clippings, and technical papers pertaining mainly to astronomy and astronautics and dating from the late 1920s through the early 1970s.

Videodisc Imagery Collection
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
bulk 1983-1998
Size:
340.2 Cubic feet ((756 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1000
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the images captured on Discs 1, 2, and 7. These images are from the NASM Archives collection, mostly from the NASM Technical Files.

Early Aeronautical Writings
Dates:
1755-1963
bulk 1755-1919
Size:
3.28 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0923
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 3.28 cubic feet of early periodicals, articles, pamphlets, and other publications relating to various aspects of aviation including kites; balloons; events relating to aviation; personalities involved in aviation; aerial navigation; airships; airplanes; aerial combat; models; and aerial photography. The majority of writings in the collection date to the time period from 1755 through 1919, but there some later pieces dating to the 1920s through the 1960s. Most of the items in the collection are in English, but there are also some writings in French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Space Shuttle Columbia Reentry Imagery
Creators:
McCullough, Robert L.
Dates:
bulk 2003
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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 …

Emil Tkachick Photograph Collection
Creators:
Tkachick, Emil
Dates:
1938-1949
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet ((3 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs of aircraft and personnel of the Naviera Colombiana, along with photographs of seaplanes taken by Emil Tkachick. The following aircraft are represented: Consolidated PB2Y-3R 'Coronado' at Miami, FL; Northrop Gamma 2D, TWA; and Martin PBM-5 Mariner; Kawanishi H8K2 'Emily'; and the Dornier DO-335A-O 'Pfeil'. There are …

John and Charles Wise Ballooning Collection
Creators:
Wise, John, 1808-1879
Dates:
1850-1870
Size:
0.35 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The John and Charles Wise Ballooning Collection contains material related to American ballooning pioneer John Wise (1808-1870) and his son Charles.

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French Aviation Photography Collection
Creators:
Heermance, Laura W., 1916-1960
Dates:
bulk 1937
Size:
11 Digital scans
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of scans copied by the NASM Archives of eleven photographs taken by Laura W. Heermance (1916-1960) in France during the Spring of 1937. The photographs were shot at the Le Bourget Airport and at the Aero Club de la Riviera, France The following aircraft are shown: Imperial Airways Short …

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Voyager II Uranus Moon and Ring Images
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1985-1986
Size:
2.18 Cubic feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0128
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of optical imaging from Voyager II's January 1986 Uranus encounter. The images are negatives and prints from the Voyager imaging computer, and include ranging data and image processing information as well was the image itself. The images cover the major moons of Uranus as well as the Uranus …

V-2 White Sands Collection
Creators:
Novak, Charles Frank, Sr.
Dates:
1946
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet (1 slim legal document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eighteen prints and 2 reels of color and black and white footage relating to the White Sands Project.