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United States Navy World War II Aircraft Recognition Model Plans
Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
1942
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0438
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consisits of the complete set of the Navy WWII model drawings and a booklet explaining the project.

Lawrance Aero-Engine Corporation Collection
Creators:
Lawrance Aero-Engine Corporation
Dates:
[ca. 1910s-1920s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0579
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains the following: documentation pertaining to the production and endurance test results of the J-1 Engine; engineering data for the Model Z-5 and the Model B engine; five engineering drawings for various parts; photographs;correspondence; price listings; lists of engines by serial number; service notes; calculations; and an …

Cecil P. Northrop Airline Wartime Training Institute (AWTI) Collection
Dates:
1931-1943
Size:
0.79 Cubic feet (2 letter document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0061
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Cecil P. Northrop's aviation career with the Pennsylvania Central Airlines and the Airline Wartime Training Institute (AWTI).

John E. Tynan Album
Creators:
Tynan, John E.
Dates:
1916-1974
bulk 1916-1918
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The scrapbook documents Tynan's career in aviation, through training and active duty with photographs of personnel, activities and equipment. This includes aerial photographs of of France, and also numberous photographs of German, French, British, Italian and American aircraft, the cannon "Big Bertha" and numerous photographs documenting battlefields and trenches. Also …

Lawrence Leon Collection
Creators:
Leon, Lawrence, 1889-1965
Dates:
1916-1923
bulk 1919-1923
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0293
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of clippings relating to Lawrence's early years, particularly his activities in South America between 1919 and 1923. Most of the clipping are from South American newspapers and are in Spanish and Portuguese. That material in the Biographical Files consists of larger format newspaper articles and copies of several letters …

Samuel Donavan "Don" Swann Collection
Creators:
United States. Army. Signal Corps
Dates:
1918-1925
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (One slim legal document case)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession is a collection of military records, including orders, travel papers, memos, equipment lists, and other correspondence concerning Don Swann while he was stationed in Paris in 1918.

Boeing SST Manuals and Drawings
Creators:
Boeing Company
Dates:
1965-1968
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of manuals, reports and drawings concerning the development of Boeing's supersonic transport. The collection also contains materials discussing rival designs to the Boeing SST, such as the Tupolev TU-144.

Howard Franklin Wehrle Scrapbook
Creators:
Wehrle, Howard Franklin, 1890-1964
Dates:
1923-1931
Size:
0.28 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0069
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Howard Franklin Wehrle Scrapbook Collection consists of a scrapbook compiled by Wehrle including newspaper articles on aviation, copies of Wehrle's 1929 column, "Flying – America's Path to Greatness," and articles detailing Wehrle's activities in the aviation industry.

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Cyrus Bettis Collection [Shuart]
Dates:
1893 - 1926 (1925-26)
Size:
0.9 Cubic feet (One flat box and one letter document box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0066
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection documents Cyrus Bettis' aviation career.

Orville and Wilbur Wright Memorabilia Collection
Dates:
1906-1948
bulk 1907-1928
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0079
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection contains letters, telegrams, brochures, photographs and miscellaneous ephemera pertaining to Orville and Wilbur Wright. Included with the correspondence are letters written to William J. Hammer, who was an aeronautical pioneer and associated with the Wright Brothers, as well as other individuals including C. R. Peterkin. Additional items are …