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Creators:
Continental, Inc
Dates:
1941-1955
Size:
4.5 Cubic Feet ((10 legal document boxes) (6 shoeboxes))
4.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains the files of Continental, Inc. from early planning documents predating Continental's creation through the company's collapse in 1954. It consists of technical reports and engineering drawings from the development of the Airphibian; correspondence between Continental, the CAA, and Continental's suppliers concerning marketing...

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Creators:
Westburg, Peter W., 1914-1984
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
2.2 Cubic Feet ((1 map case drawer))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Westburg's original drawings. The material consists of 105 ink-on-mylar detail drawings of 37 aircraft from the 1920s and 1930s. Westburg executed all these drawings between April 1970 and February 1981.

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Creators:
Ruhe, Benjamin, 1928-
Dates:
[no year]
Size:
15.26 Cubic Feet ((14 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material on the ethnological and technological development is boomerangs. This collection has been recognized as the preeminent source of information on the boomerangs in this country. The collection consists of books, research papers, and correspondence, as well as newsletters, planforms, photographs, artworks, and moti...

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Creators:
Beilstein, Chris
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
2.63 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box) (2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0055
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a comprehensive survey of Japanese World War II aircraft and information on the various air battles and battles where aviation played a significant role in either defeat or victory. The material primarily consists of articles and photographs clipped from American and Japanese scholarly and general interest aviation magazines. Als...

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Creators:
Haydu, Bernice Falk
Dates:
1942-1944
Size:
0.23 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox) (1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0123
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection compiled by Bernice Falk Haydu, a former WASP 44-7, contains original photographs, photocopies of photographs, class rosters, graduation data, copies of certification, a WASP songbook, an original Miss Fifinella color sketch by Walt Disney, and other related material. The photographs are all captioned with information from Mrs. Clif...

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Creators:
von Meister, F.W. "Willy,", 1903-1978
Dates:
1925-1969
bulk 1934-1937
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet (6 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Friedrich Wilhelm. "Willy" von Meister and his activities with the airship industries of Germany and the United States.

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Creators:
Hook, Thomas S., 1923-
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1960s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1985.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists both of photographs that appear in the book as well as additional research materials, including: correspondence, printed materials, photographs, and negatives.

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Creators:
Joint Photographic Reconnaissance Center
Dates:
bulk 1914-1945
Size:
9 Cubic Feet ((10 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical information on aerial photographic reconnaissance, compiled by the donor, Samuel Batchelder. The bulk of the material is publications, including "The Illustrated War News" (World War I), '"Evidence in Camera" (British Air Ministry), and "Enemy Defences" (Mediterranean Allied Photographic Reconnaissance Command...

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Creators:
Foa, Joseph Victor, 1909-
Dates:
1935-1938
Size:
0.1 cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.19990.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes photographs of Dr. Foa and the aircraft he worked on between 1935 and 1938. All photos were copied from a personal photo album which Dr. Foa loaned to NASM in 1990. Photographs of the Piaggio P.23R show both the initial design (1935) and the second design (September 1938). One photo shows the Piaggio P.32-II in March 1937. ...

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Creators:
Peenemunde Research and Development Station
Dates:
bulk 1938-1945
Size:
3.4 Cubic Feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0468
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an original and use copy of the Accession List (5 volumes each), as well as Author and Subject Indexes to Volumes I through III of the Accession List, and 71 rolls of 35mm microfilm of FE documents from the Fort Eustis library.