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Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0638
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of several photographs of the Messerschmitt Me 262A-2a/U-2 Sturmvogel and a photo of the crew of the 99th Service Squadron with the Junkers Ju 388L-1 that would later be included in the National Air and Space Museum's aircraft collection.

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Creators:
Coffyn, Frank, 1878-1960
Dates:
bulk 1910-1917
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet (2 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0641
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a series of 68 "Field Reports" completed by Frank T. Coffyn logging flight activities of Wright (Brothers) aircraft, for the period from May 5, 1910, through February 24, 1911

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Dates:
bulk 1917-1918
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0625
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 140-150 3.5 by 5 inch photographs of the Lafayette Escadrille during WWI. There are photographs of individual officers, groups of soldiers, planes, and funerals/ memorials for members of the regiment.

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Creators:
Coca-Cola Company
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0634
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This set of aircraft spotter playing cards was issued by the Coca-Cola Company during World War II. The back of the box ( and the back of all of the cards) is a Coca-Cola advertisement, showing an illustration of an uniformed girl with radio headset holding a bottle of Coca-Cola. The front side of the cards include World War II aircraft from German...

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Creators:
Davies, R. E. G. (Ronald Edward George)
Dates:
bulk 1910s-1980s
Size:
65 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0604
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This reference collection was compiled by Ron Davies and consists of the following: 5,000 aviation prints; 3,500 airline timetables; 63 loose-leaf notebooks; airline annual reports; and miscellaneous airline memorabilia. It is unclear if additional timetables, negatives, photographs, and dossiers were donated from 1982-1989, or if the collection wa...

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Dates:
1927-1928
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0606
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

No aviation topics are illustrated in this collection. The photographs do give excellent views of construction techniques (such as reinforced concrete construction) and equipment in use in the 1927-1928 period, including numerous steam shovels and a very large stationary crane. The backgrounds of the photographs give very good views of the railroad...

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Creators:
Strobell, Charles William
Dates:
1930-1933
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
0.05 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0599
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes: 1) Legal documents; 2) Papers related with patents; 3) Descriptions of his idea; 4) Handwritten notes; 5) Correspondences; 6) and Drawings.

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Creators:
Williams, Alford Joseph, 1896-1958
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1940s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((9 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0601
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of newspaper clippings, which have been copied onto acid-free paper. These clippings were from Williams' syndicated columns for Scripps-Howard Newspapers including the New York World Telegram and Washington Daily News during the late 1930s to early 1940s. These columns discuss aviation technology, flying techniques, and the...

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Dates:
1961-1962
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((1 scrapbook))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0584
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook pertains to the homecoming of Patrol Squadron 661 in 1962. The scrapbook includes the following: narrative, tentative plan of execution, and schedule of events for the homecoming ceremonies; letter of appreciation to families; notification to personnel of ceremonies; press release/fact sheet/unit history; newspaper clippings; notific...

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Creators:
Caterpillar Club
Dates:
1922-1940
Size:
1.35 Cubic Feet ((3 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0576
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes photographs of most of the members, and some of their aircraft and crash sites. There are also detailed reports of each of the 700 documented emergency parachute jumps as well as newspaper articles and correspondence about the Caterpillar Club and Lt. Col. Falk Harmel, who maintained this collection.