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Creators:
Institute of Aeronautical Sciences
Dates:
bulk 1920-1990
Size:
13 Cubic Feet ((18 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0146
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This artificial collection consists of a wide variety of airline timetables, memorabilia, baggage tags, and logos, aircraft company logos, aviation school logos, bumper stickers, and balloon prints. The material covers airlines and aircraft companies from around the world. There are also 1986 - 1987 Air Transport Label Catalogs.

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Creators:
Newell, Homer Edward, 1915-1983
Dates:
1960-1973
Size:
1 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0150
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of articles and transcripts of speeches by Newell during his tenure with NASA.

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Dates:
1961-1975
bulk 1966-1972
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0142
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of various newsletters and publications prepared by science fiction enthusiasts in the United States and Canada, as well as catalogs relating to science fiction publications. The material includes multiple titles, with only selected issues of each, i.e., no complete runs of any publication. Publications are largely amateur ...

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Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Langley Research Center
Dates:
1964-1972
Size:
5.85 Cubic Feet (13 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0104
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The supercritical wing concept was developed by Dr. Richard T. Whitcomb of the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia. Whitcomb's airfoil was designed to delay formation of shock waves at high speeds.

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Dates:
1929
Size:
1.59 Cubic Feet (3 flat boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0081
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT), Inc. Air-Rail Service Scrapbooks collection consists of three large, fabric covered scrapbooks. The set documents the pre- and post-inaugural activities of TAT for the period of time between June and November, 1929.

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Creators:
Mitchell, William, 1879-1936
Dates:
1898-1951
bulk 1935-1926
Size:
2.18 Cubic Feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0082
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documents relating to Mitchell's court martial in 1925. The material includes charge sheets, testimony, and press releases

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Creators:
Durant, Frederick C., 1916-
Dates:
[ca. 1953-1963]
Size:
29.43 Cubic Feet ((27 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0084
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes material on the rocket and space activities and interests of Durant during the period circa 1953-1963. The collection consists of business and personal correspondence, articles, reports, pamphlets, manuscripts, color transparencies and photographs. Some of the contents are not in English. In April 2000, an additional six bo...

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Dates:
1958-1962
Size:
10.9 Cubic Feet ((10 records center boxes) (2 11x14x25 transfiles))
10.4 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains documents relating to the 1958-62 Autogiro Company of America vs. the United States. The collection includes transcripts of hearings and copies of patents and contracts relevant to the case.

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Creators:
Gwinn Aircar Co
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2.18 Cubic Feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0064
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings of the Gwinn Aircar. It includes engineering and production drawings for the aircraft.

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Creators:
Coffyn, Frank, 1878-1960
Dates:
1911-1932
Size:
0.93 Cubic Feet ((4 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of five scrapbooks. Scrapbook A consists of photographs and newspaper clippings relating to Coffyn's visit to the aviation meet of the Michigan Aero Club June 19-23 1911. Scrapbook B is basically newspaper clippings of Coffyn's flights in various parts of the U.S. during the year 1912. Scrapbook C is a photo album of 1910-1...