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Creators:
Elder, Henry G.
Dates:
1945-1960
bulk 1953-1957
Size:
0.55 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0182
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of pamphlets, bulletins, reports, and meeting notices from the ARS, RRS, and other rocket societies, compiled by Henry G. Elder.

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Creators:
Meyer, Robert B.
Dates:
1898-1980
bulk 1963-1980
Size:
22.45 Cubic feet ((19 records center boxes) (2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0184
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Meyer's research files. The material contains research files, manuscripts, and photo layouts for several of his books, as well as correspondence and photographs related his work as curator. The material covers all aspects of aero engines, including assembly, operation, and restoration.

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Creators:
Mayo, Alred Miskin, 1917-
Dates:
1958-1965
Size:
0.55 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0178
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of manuscripts and papers published by Mayo between 1958-65. The material covers mainly space-related topics, generally revolving around human factors, as well as NASA activities and space program benefits.

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Creators:
Trippe, J. T. (Juan Terry), 1899-1981
Trippe, Betty S.
Dates:
1917-1968
Size:
25.28 Cubic feet ((4 flatboxes) (20 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0179
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is mostly a public relations file on Trippe and Pan Am and includes the following material: Trippe's speeches and speech extracts (1925-1967); files relating to his awards and honors; contacts; memos; reports; newsclippings; and scrapbooks, including travel scrapbooks compiled by his wife Betty S. Trippe.

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Creators:
Weihmiller, Horace E., 1902-1976
Dates:
1957-1963
bulk 1959-1963
Size:
1.04 Linear feet
1.09 Cubic feet (1 records center box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0180
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Horace E. Weihmiller (1902-1963) was a professional aerospace consultant and pilot. During the 1950's he was an active member of the American Astronautical Society (AAS), serving as Vice President, Chairman of the Nominating Committee, Chairman of the New York section, Chairman of the National Affairs Committee and a member of the Scientific Research Committee. This collection consists of correspondence, notes and reports dealing with Weihmiller's activities in the AAS from 1957 thru 1963. 1 cubic foot (3 boxes).

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Creators:
Gilbert, Glen Alexander, 1913-1982
Dates:
1935-1982
Size:
1.82 Cubic feet (4 document boxes; 1 slim document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0187
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a seven volume set representing a partial documentation of Gilbert's contribution to ATC development. The material was compiled by Gilbert's wife after his death in 1982. The collection also includes two books by Gilbert on air traffic control.

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Creators:
United States. Army. Air Service
Dates:
1942-1943
Size:
0.87 Cubic feet ((1 20x24x3 flatbox))
2.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0158
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings, posters and unassembled silhouette recognition models produced by the Aircraft Identification Section of the United States Army Air Service of aircraft in active service during World War II. The posters and drawings include silhouette three-view drawings, photographs from several angles, and/or cut away drawing...

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Creators:
American Astronautical Society
Dates:
1953-1977
Size:
13.08 Cubic feet ((12 records center boxes))
12.48 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0163
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of records of officers and boards, organizational sections and subsections, and national meetings and symposia; membership and publication records; and miscellaneous business records of the Society. Also included is material gathered to write a history of the organization.

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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...

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Creators:
Coanda, Henri-Marie, 1885-1972
Dates:
1920-1961
bulk 1950s
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0170
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection primarily refers to Coanda's water conversion project. The material includes correspondence, reports, the articles of SFERI-Coanda and AQUA, as well as experimental photographs. The collection also includes Societe Multicellulaire pamphlets from the 1920s and personal photographs of Coanda's farm in Auxances.