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World War II Pacific Theater Scrapbook [Glowka]
Dates:
bulk 1940s
Size:
0.29 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook documenting Edward J. Glowka's service with the U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II. The scrapbook was created by Glowka's wife, who he met after the war. The scrapbook contains mainly black and white photographs but also includes one hand-tinted photograph of Glowka …

Aichi D3A1 and Nakajima B5N Glass Lantern Slides
Dates:
1942-1943
Size:
0.52 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box) (1 shoebox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0598
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 27 glass lantern slides focusing on these two Japanese bombers. These aircraft were possibly flown during the attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. The slides show parts of these aircraft including wings, fuselages, and wheels.

Project Horizon Reports
Creators:
United States. Army Ballistic Missile Agency
Dates:
1958-1962
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (One slim letter box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0031
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following four reports relating to Project Horizon, 1958 - 1962.

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La Vona Gebb Drankham Collection
Creators:
Drankham, La Vona Gebb
Dates:
bulk 1968-1983
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following items relating to La Vona Gebb Drankham's space engineering career: Nuclear Reactor-Powered Space Station Mass Properties, 1970; Solar-Powered Space Station Mass Properties, 1970; Space Shuttle Mass Properties Status Report, 1973; Space Shuttle Program: Detail Mass Properties Report (Final), Volume 1. Summary, 1971; 1972 Annual Report for North American Rockwell; Apollo …

Carl J. Christenson Papers
Creators:
Christenson, Carl J., 1907-1986
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1980s]
bulk 1928-1968
Size:
1.8 Cubic feet (4 legal document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection covers Christenson's flying and government career and includes the following types of material: photographs, newspaper clippings, government forms and memorandums, correspondence, publications, and log books.

Caterpillar Club Collection
Creators:
Caterpillar Club
Dates:
1922-1940
Size:
1.35 Cubic feet ((3 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0576
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes photographs of most of the members, and some of their aircraft and crash sites. There are also detailed reports of each of the 700 documented emergency parachute jumps as well as newspaper articles and correspondence about the Caterpillar Club and Lt. Col. Falk Harmel, who maintained this collection …

NACA/NASA Langley Photographic History
Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Langley Research Center
Dates:
1917-1993
Size:
6.75 Cubic feet ((15 legal document boxes))
6.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

These images, in conjunction with those of the follow-on National Aeronautics and Space Administration, which were taken at the Langley Research Center (NACA's Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory), comprise the images in this collection. There are slightly over 1,000 images, broken down into three groups. The first group is arranged by aircraft …

US Coast Guard Radioman Material
Creators:
Eastman, Ross F.
Dates:
bulk 1943-1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an Aviators Flight Log Book belonging to United States Coast Guard Radioman Ross F. Eastman; the logbook records entries for the period July 23, 1943, through November 21, 1947, when Eastman was based at US Coast Guard Air Station Salem, on Winter Island in Salem, Massachusetts. Highlights include coastal patrols …

LA Airways (Los Angeles Airways, Inc) (LAA) Collection
Creators:
Los Angeles Airways
Dates:
1945-1997
bulk 1950-1985
Size:
2.91 Cubic feet
3.88 Linear feet (4 legal size document boxes; 1 slim legal size document box; 1 28.5 x 1.5 x 22.5 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LA Airways (Los Angeles Airways, Inc) (LAA) was founded by Clarence Belinn as a helicopter airline that operated flights from Los Angeles International Airport to the Disneyland Heliport in Anaheim, Calfornia (located on Disneyland's grounds) and to other area airports.

Heath Aircraft Drawings and Photographs
Creators:
Heath Aircraft Corp (Heath Airplane Co)
Dates:
bulk 1920s-1940s
Size:
0.67 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 77 technical drawings produced by the Heath Company covering various aspects of different aircraft models including the Heath LNA-40; Heath Super Parasol; Heath LNB-4; Heath SNA-40 Continental Parasol; and the Heath CNA-40. There are also drawings for a stabilizer and various kinds of skis for a …