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Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke Collection [McAleer]
Creators:
McAleer, Neil., 1942-
Dates:
bulk 1980-2000
Size:
12 Cubic feet ((12 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 12 cubic feet of material gathered or created by author Neil McAleer for his authorized biography of Sir Arthur Clarke, Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke. The collection includes correspondence, emails, articles, photographs, videotapes, and audio tape cassettes/transcripts of Clarke's friends and colleagues in …

George B. Patterson Papers
Creators:
Patterson, George B.
Dates:
1920-1950s
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet ((4 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2021.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 1.5 cubic feet of material chronicling George B. Patterson's aviation career.

This collection is in English.

Gwinn Aircar Drawings
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.

Skylab 4 Pilot's Flight Data File (William R. Pogue Collection)
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1966-1974
Size:
9.81 Cubic feet ((9 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0145
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists primarily of the Flight Data File issued to Spacecraft Pilot William R. Pogue (1930- ) for training during the three months prior to launch. The material consists of crew manuals, checklists, and other procedural documentation, including both Skylab 4 'mission only' as well as general 'all missions' manuals. The collection …

Windecker Projects Collection
Creators:
Windecker, Leo J., 1921-
Dates:
1917-1966
Size:
2.18 Cubic feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0176
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains research data from Windecker's experiments with composites. The material includes market evaluations of the light aircraft manufacturing industry, and reports from the 1940s concerning the use of wood in aircraft production. The collection also includes correspondence between Dr. Windecker and Dow as well as project records.

Ruth Law Collection
Creators:
Law, Ruth
Dates:
bulk 1916-1919
1912-1963
Size:
1.67 Cubic feet (1 flatbox; 1 slim legal document case)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0387
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Ruth Law was the third American woman to earn her pilot's license. The Ruth Law Collection chronicles her aviation career with most materials dating from 1916 to 1919. The largest part of the collection is a scrapbook, with additional loose materials, containing the following types of items: photographs; newspaper clippings; correspondence; magazine articles; programs; and ribbons.

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McCook Field Collection
Creators:
Boyne, Walter J., 1929-
Dates:
1917-1977
bulk 1918-1930
Size:
1.64 Cubic feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0569
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material collected by Walter J. Boyne in preparation for the writing of a series of articles about McCook Field. The collection consists of the following: numerous photographs, a small number of negatives, some technical notes and reports, correspondence, magazine clippings, a decal, publications, and several questionnaires …

Paul Studenski Collection
Creators:
Studenski, Paul, 1887-1961
Dates:
1887-1961
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box and 2 scrapbooks)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0012
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains two scrapbooks and the personal papers of Dr. Paul Studenski, an early aviator who flew from 1910-1913. Born in St. Petersburg, Studenski studied law and medicine before earning the 292nd license from L'Aero Club de France. He immigrated to the United States in 1911 and exercised his prodigious flying skills as instructor, test pilot and exhibition pilot before retiring from flying to distinguish himself in the fields of economics and government service.

Digital Content Available

Sirrine Sampson World War I Photographs
Creators:
Sampson, Sirrine
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0066
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of forty-eight 2 1/4 x 3 1/4' photographs of aircraft and other subjects relating to Sampson's service in World War I.

Ray L. Newburn Collection
Creators:
Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.)
Dates:
[ca. 1950s-1960s]
Size:
1.8 Cubic feet ((4 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of publications and memoranda from JPL relating to Newburn's work with the Laboratory, as well as correspondence with colleagues, including Marcia Neugebauer and H.C. Urey.