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Creators:
Pentecost, Walter W. ("Penny")
Dates:
1941
Size:
0.2 Cubic Feet ((4 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0567
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains 88 photographs, primarily of Curtiss P-40 Warhawks, both before and after assembly in Rangoon. There are also photos of the American Volunteer Group, as well as of other aircraft, namely the Bristol Blenheim Bomber, Fleet Model 10, the Douglas DC-3, and several of the Lockheed 10 Electra. Most of the photographs were taken ...

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Creators:
Allison, George B., Lt. Col.
Dates:
1972-1973
bulk December 1972
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet ((8 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0568
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains 183 photographs gathered by Lt. Col. George B. Allison for his book Linebacker II: A View from the Rock. These photos (8x10," B&W) document the arrival, preparation (maintenance, refueling, bomb loading), takeoff and landing of Boeing B-52 Stratofortress aircraft at Andersen AFB. A small number of photographs also show the ...

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Creators:
Powers, William C.
Dates:
1862-1863
Size:
0.11 Cubic Feet (2 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0562
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains photographs and blueprints of the Powers (W. C.) Helicopter (1862).

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Dates:
bulk 1917-1918
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0565.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a report containing information and photographs on World War I British aircraft, including aircraft by the following manufacturers: de Havilland; Vickers; Bristol; Blackburn; Sopwith; and the Royal Aircraft Factory.

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Creators:
Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963
Dates:
1871-1963
Size:
2 Cubic Feet ((10 shoeboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0537
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection covers von Karman's life, but the core of the collection is records relating to: his career in Germany after World War I; materials pertaining to his assocation with such organizations as the Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics, the National Advisory Committee on Aviation, the United States Air Force, and the Int...

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Creators:
Foulke, Dr.
Dates:
1784
Size:
0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0524
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a ticket from Doctor Foulke to George Washington for Foulke's pneumatics lecture and the first balloon exhibit in America. Framed with the ticket is a letter from Washington, regretting that he cannot attend the lecture.

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Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
bulk 1923-1979
Size:
43.6 Cubic Feet ((40 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0526
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession consists of forty (40) boxes of technical publications from the United States Navy Naval Air Propulsion Center. The collection consists of mostly AEL/AED Formal Reports. There are also some Letter Report Numbers and miscellaneous files containing reports on Lycoming and Wasp engines.

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Creators:
United States. Air Force. Engineering Drawing Section
Dates:
[ca. 1910s-1940s]
Size:
? Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0521
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 8000 reels of 35 mm microfilm engineering drawings of aircraft and engines from the early years through World War II. The microfilm contains engineering drawings, reports, and standards covering aircraft, engines, and other equipment used by the USAF and its predecessors. The original documents filmed were in a variety o...

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Creators:
Allen, Richard
Hagedorn, Dan
Dates:
1926-1946
Size:
10.8 Cubic Feet ((24 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0512
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The aircraft registration cards include the following types of information: serial number, model and engine information, license number, who the aircraft was sold to, subsequent history and final deposition of the aircraft.

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Creators:
Bech, George N., Jr.
Dates:
1940-1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0474
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of George Bech's diary, detailing his life and missions from December 11, 1943 to July 1, 1944, as well as original photographs and copy prints of the Bonnie B, George Bech, and the 303rd Bomb Group. There is also a memorandum of special orders from Headquarters, Air Transport Command, 3/16/1944.