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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1989
Size:
6.54 Cubic Feet ((6 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of ninety-six videotapes relating to the The Flying Machines' production. Besides the finished project, this collection consists of the project's source material including footage of the restoration facility, footage of aircraft being restored, and interviews with Cole Palen and the NASM staff, including: Robert Mikesh, Joh...

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Creators:
Jarecki, Franciszek, 1931-
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.23 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one Polish Air Force pilot's certificate; one pilot grade certificate; one copy of LIFE Magazine, dated April 6, 1953, featuring an article by Jarecki on his flight; on copy of This Week Magazine for August 23, 1953, with Jarecki's flight as cover story; one photocopied article from the Erie Daily Times, September 30, 19...

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Creators:
Johns Hopkins University
Dates:
undated
Size:
7.36 Cubic Feet ((6 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the central file for the HUT and documents the technical history of the construction of the actual flight artifact. The six cubic feet of material includes drawings as well as the following types of project documentation: project outlines, progress and status reports, memorandums, summaries, schedules, and proposals.

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Creators:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Dates:
1944-1970
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet ((25 microfilm boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical material from Curtiss-Wright Flight Systems, Inc. There are twenty-five rolls of microfilm pertaining to the Wright Aeronautical Division (which was responsible for the construction of aeronautical engines) and Air Materiel Command. In addition this collection contains various operating instructions for the Wr...

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Creators:
Snow, Crocker
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1990s]
Size:
41.4 Cubic Feet ((37 records center boxes) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 40 cubic feet of material documenting the varied aviation career of Crocker Snow. These materials include the following types of media: photographs, published materials, audio and videotapes, manuscripts, reports, surveys, propaganda leaflets, correspondence, and scrapbooks. There is quite a bit of material...

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Creators:
von Zborowski, Helmut Philip
Dates:
1939-1960
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This album 10 x 7 inches and contains 88 original photographs, taken from 1939 to 1960, of many of Zborowski's rocket, jet and coleopter projects, as well as 6 printed drawings.

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Creators:
Short, John Marshall, 1913-
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 42 photographs of training and service life at Majors Field, Texas, and later in the Philippines. Included are images of Vultee BT-13As, Bell P-39Ns, and Martin B-26Cs, as well as shots of personnel and base life. There are also a few images of Red Skelton doing a comic routine at Majors Field.

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Creators:
Kelley, Bartnam., 1909-1998
Dates:
bulk 1941-1980
Size:
2.7 Cubic Feet ((6 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 47 diaries/engineering notebooks, containing highly detailed information and data relating to the design and development of the Bell Model 30 (which became the Model 47), the UH-1 Huey and the 206 JetRanger series, among other craft.

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Creators:
Draper, Charles Stark, 1901-1987
Dates:
1941-1978
Size:
1.36 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0019
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Charles Stark Draper was the leading figure behind the use of inertial navigation in aircraft, spacecraft, ballistic missiles, and submarines. This collection of memorabilia largely relates to Draper's career at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory, his contributions to the military, and to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

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Creators:
Dryden, Hugh L. (Hugh Latimer), Dr., 1898-1965
Dates:
1903-1974
bulk 1940-1965
Size:
1.48 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Dr. Hugh L. Dryden was an aerodynamicist by training, a career civil servant, and a government official. With degrees in physics and mathematics he became chief of the aerodynamics section of the National Bureau of Standards and eventually served as the first deputy administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). This collection consists of memorabilia relating to Dryden's career.