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Creators:
Nieuport, Edouard, 1875-1911
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.18 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one CD containing sixty-nine high-resolution image scans produced by Chrome Photographic Services. These images were scanned from the collection of GĂ©rard Pommier and the images relate to the aviation careers of Edouard and Charles Nieuport. This collection also contains one cd of 356 low-resolution image scans and photo...

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Dates:
1923
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((2 items))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0123
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On May 2-3, 1923, Lieutenants John Macready and Oakley G. Kelly piloted a Fokker T-2 non-stop from Long Island, New York, to San Diego, California. This accession consists of a black and white photograph of the Fokker T-2 taken at North Island Naval Air Station. Accompanying the photograph is a transmittal letter from Captain A. B. Mason of the San...

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Creators:
Jeffries, John, 1745-1819
Dates:
1807-1836
Size:
0.29 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This item is a ledger containing early American estates, including John Jeffries.

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Dates:
bulk 1924
Size:
0.58 Cubic Feet ((2 shoeboxex))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0061
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This box of sixty-nine 3 by 4 inch glass slides appears to be a prepared set chronicling the flight of the Douglas World Cruisers and the first World Flight by the United States Army Air Corps in 1924.

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Creators:
Riva, Peter
Dates:
1986-1987
Size:
9.89 Cubic Feet ((1 letter document box) (8 records center boxes) (2 shoeboxes) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0054
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the records kept by project manager Peter Riva and includes legal files, general office files, audio tapes, videotapes, newspaper and magazine accounts of the flight and transcripts of the account that would become the book, Voyager by Jeana Yeager and Dick Rutan with Phil Patton, published by Knopf in 1987.

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Creators:
Armour Company
Dates:
1911
Size:
0.01 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation is a 'Vin Fiz' advertisement, 2 x 4 inches. One side reads: 'Greetings for the sky - Rodgers in the Vin-Fiz Flyer from New York to Los Angeles for the Hearst {dollar}50,000 ocean to ocean flight.' The other side advertises the Vin-Fiz grape drink, 'sold everywhere.'

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Creators:
Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York
Dates:
1936-1940
Size:
1 microfilm reel ((1 microfilm box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation is a microfilm copy of the file on Alexander de Seversky compiled by his insurance company -- Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York. These documents were compiled by the insurance company when they were considering insuring de Seversky in 1936 and 1940. The documents on the reel include applications and investigation reports, as w...

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Creators:
Richey, Helen, 1909-1947
Dates:
1933-1944
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet (2 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Helen Richey's pilot log for 1944-1945, newspaper clippings covering the period from 1933 to 1944 and seven photographs of Ms. RIchey.

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Dates:
bulk 1909
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0980
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Balloon Passport issued to the Clouth V for the 1909 Gordon Bennett Balloon Race. The passport is on paper that measures approximately 20 x 16 inches and is written in both German and French. The passport bears several seals and includes engravings of balloons along with the motto "Gordon Bennett, Zurich, 1909."

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Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0555
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The photos include images of aircraft, on the ground and in flight; pilots; and winners receiving trophies. Pilots portrayed include Charles Brown, Cook Cleland, Jacqueline Cochran, Joseph C. De Bona, Ben McKitten, Betty Skelton, and Roscoe Turner.