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Creators:
Morehouse, Harold E., 1894-1973
Dates:
circa 1960s-1970s
Size:
4.36 Cubic Feet (4 records center boxes)
4.16 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0450
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 355 biographies written by Harold E. Morehouse and intended for publication. These biographies discuss Morehouse's fellow early aviation pioneers, many of whom belong to the Early Birds, an organization open to those who soloed before December 17, 1916. Each biography discusses the subject's life and the majority of biographies include a photograph of the individual.

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Creators:
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Ohio)
Dates:
1915-1955
Size:
464.34 Cubic Feet ((426 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0428
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of reports and other documents on a variety of aviation-related topics, including general science (aeronautics, physics, chemistry, etc); military air service personnel, organization, and equipment for both US and foreign air forces; as well as operations, and so on. Information on foreign services and equipment is usually f...

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Creators:
Germany
Japan
United States. Army Air Forces
Dates:
[ca. 1939-1945]
Size:
3,732 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0431
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the Air Force master microfilm of captured German and Japanese documents pertaining to aviation. The documents cover a wide variety of subjects, including aircraft and engines, flight test reports, proposals, and engineering studies. English translation is provided for some documents.

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Creators:
United States. Navy
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Dates:
1918-1969
bulk 1919-1919
Size:
1.51 Cubic Feet (2 records center boxes)
2.27 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0422
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of reports on the design, construction, and testing of the NC series flying boats and photographs of NC-4's construction and transatlantic flight.

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Creators:
United States. Army. Air Corps
Dates:
1921-1946
bulk 1935-1943
Size:
2.18 Cubic Feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0417
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of reports from propeller tests conducted at Wright Field by the Engineiner Division and Material Division.

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Creators:
Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950
Dates:
1932-1946
Size:
0.2 Cubic Feet ((4 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0379
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 'Report on the Status of Aircraft Museums, 1932,' and correspondence (mostly copies) sent to General Henry 'Hap' Arnold discussing the establishment of a National Air Museum (1945-1946).

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Creators:
Barlow, Floyd E., 1889-1977
Dates:
1912-1960
Size:
0.29 Cubic Feet ((1 16x20x1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0388
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook contains photographs, newspaper clippings, telegrams, licenses, and correspondence documenting Barlow's aviation career. There are also photographs of noted aviators, some of which are autographed.

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Creators:
Stuart, C.G.B.
Dates:
bulk 1900s-1950s
Size:
5 Cubic Feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0374
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Stuart first contacted the National Air Museum (now the National Air and Space Museum) in 1951. In 1959, the Museum purchased the collection and it was given an artifact number. In 1983, the collection was deaccessioned from the Museum's artifact collection and transferred to the Museum's archival files At that point, the collection was separated a...

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Dates:
bulk 1920
Size:
0.23 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0341
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of photos of sightseeing flights offered in Washington, DC (departing from Bolling Field) in early November of 1920 [?]. The flights, which took place in a Curtiss Eagle I, carried prominent government and elected officials and their families.

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Creators:
Green, Marvin
Dates:
bulk 1914-1918
Size:
0.47 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0315
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of photographs and autographs of prominent American, British, French, Canadian, Italian, Russian, and German aviators of World War I. Amoung the collection are William Mitchell, Edward Rickenbacker, Rene Fonck, William Bishop, Roy Brown, and Ernst Udet. The collection appears to have been assembled during the 1920s and 1930s...