India-Burma Headquarters Photograph Collection [Pace]
This collection consists of photographs and negatives documenting the aircraft, equipment, operations, and recreational activities in the Malir area. The material includes images of recruit processing at Landhi Field and operations at the Landhi Flexible Gunnery Training Unit, as well as a typed list of special orders and addresses in …
Federal Aviation Administration Aircraft Registration Files
The aircraft registration cards include the following types of information: serial number, model and engine information, license number, who the aircraft was sold to, subsequent history and final deposition of the aircraft.
"They Cheer" World War II Pilot Safety Posters
This collection consists of six 9 by 11 inch color lithographs from the "They Cheer" poster series from World War II.
Christofferson 1914 Tractor Biplane Photographs
This collection consists of three 3.5 by 5.5 inch and four 3.5 by 2.5 inch black and white photographs of the Christofferson 1914 Tractor Biplane, circa 1915. Several of the photographs were taken at the Redwood City Airport, California.
34th Bombardment Group Diary and Photograph [McKeon]
This collection consists of the target bomb run diary (three typewritten pages) of Patrick McKeon, a bombardier for the 8th Air Force, 34th Bombardment Group from May 24, 1944 to January 2, 1945. The collection also contains one 8 by 10 inch black and white photograph of the 34th Bombardment group's Belchin' Bessie Consolidated B-24 Liberator with five of …
Cal Rodgers and the Vin Fiz: The First Transcontinental Flight Collection
This collection consists of one cubic foot of research material gathered by Eileen Lebow to write Cal Rodgers and the Vin Fiz: The First Transcontinental Flight. The following types of material are included, which trace Rodgers' flight: copy photographs; vintage prints and postcards; copies of newspaper articles; and brochures.
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Wright Brothers Photomechanical Reproduction
This donation is a photomechanical reproduction enlargement ( 17 1/8 inch by 10 3/4 inch ) of the Wright Brothers drawing of their flying machine Patent No" 821,393 sheet one (original date March 22, 1903- patent date May 22, 1906). The patent has been expertly removed from the frame and restored to a presentation level. The dimensions of the framed patent …
Louis W. Schalk, Jr. Collection
This collection consists of .23 cubic ft of photographs, newspaper articles, and military documentation chronicling Louis W. Schalk's aviation career. The military records include the following: medical exam documentation; 2nd Lieutenant certificate (1948); individual flight records, 1949-1957, from the Air Force Flight Test Center (ARDC) at Edwards AFB, showing him flying the Lockheed F …
John Rolland Snowdall Papers
This collection consists of approximately 0.23 cubic feet of John Rolland Snowdall's personal papers including copies of his full military service records; Snowdall's Aviators Flight Log Book for all the official military flights in which he participated; photographs; and a newsclipping. The collection also contains ten humorous cartoons depicting Navy life …
Dominguez Air Meet Photography, 1910
This collection consists of sixteen black and white 3.5 by 6 inch negatives, two black and white 3.75 x 4.5 inch negatives and one 3.5. by six black and white print of scenes from the 1910 Dominguez Air Meet in Los Angeles, California. This collection also contains two newspaper articles on the Air Meet: "By the …