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Creators:
Fairchild, Sherman M.
Dates:
bulk 1900-1945
Size:
10 Cubic Feet (( ))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0952
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consisted of 10 cartons of photographs that were at first loaned, and then donated, from the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences (IAS) in 1968 when they were dissolving their library. After the photographs arrived at NASM, they were divided and placed in the Technical Files. As of 2009, 817 images have been identified and cataloged a...

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Creators:
United States. Air Force
Dates:
bulk 1946
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0985
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of three two-sided, 8 x 10.25 inch pages of a historic document detailing the assignment of buildings and areas at Freeman Field. The paper is white stock yellowed with age.

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Creators:
Walpole, George. Earl of Orford
Dates:
bulk 1785
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0995
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 16 x 12 inch folded, handwritten letter, with a partial wax seal. In this letter to Lord Sydney, written less than three months after Jean-Pierre Blanchard's successful crossing of the English Channel with Dr. John Jeffries, Walpole expresses confidence in the importance of ballooning as a military advancement.

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Creators:
Fabre, Henri.
Dates:
bulk 1960
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0933
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a manuscript, entitled Premier Naufrage D'Un Hydravion, by Henri Fabre. The manuscript is 59 pages long, plus a title page with a preface on the reverse, and is bound inside a glossy cardstock cover with plastic spiral binding. The manuscript is dated March 30, 1966 and is marked No. 16 on the reverse of the last page. I...

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Dates:
bulk 1912
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0934
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a 3.75 x 5.75 inch hand-drawn and hand-colored cartoon, on cardstock, depicting Theodore Roosevelt, dressed as a "Rough Rider," piloting an airplane that has an American flag attached to its tail. All text on the cartoon is handwritten in black ink in French. The piece is dated November 1912 and is marked no. 4 in a seri...

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Creators:
Lang, Fritz., 1890-1976
Dates:
bulk 1929
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0909
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two copies of a 1929 issue of Illustrierter Film-Kurier that is a film program for "Frau im Mond." Each program is six pages long and features numerous images from the movie as well as text (in German) and cast and credit information. The front and back covers are also illustrated.

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Dates:
bulk 1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0932
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two copies of a popup model of a Zeppelin airship, dated 1910, printed in full color and with parts marked by number. One copy is mounted in a folio printed in Russian and the other copy is inside a folio printed in French that identifies this model as number 4 in a series. The French version includes a sheet identifying...

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Creators:
Société des Moteurs Gnome et Rhone
Dates:
bulk 1941
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0892
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a stock certificate, No. 71,050, for 300 francs of the Société des Moteurs Gnome et Rhone, dated May 15, 1941. Attached are 24 coupons.

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Dates:
bulk 1919
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0903
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eight black and white photographs, each approximately 2.25 x 3 inches, mounted on two 7 x 6 inch pages (four to each page) with caption information. The Curtiss NC-3 is shown anchored to a buoy, landing, and beached with damaged wings at Ponta Delgada, Azores Islands. The Curtiss NC-4 is shown landing, on the water, and ...

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Creators:
Clime, W. S.
Dates:
bulk 1908-1909
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0904
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The U.S. Army Signal Corps advertised for bids for a two-seat observation aircraft and in 1908 and 1909, the Wrights flew the Wright 1908 Military Flyer at official Army trials at Fort Myer, Virginia. On September 17, 1908, Orville Wright and Lieutenant Thomas Etholen Selfridge made a flight as a part of these trials. While in the air, a blade on t...