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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum, Dept. of Aeronautics
Dates:
1983-1985
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Aviation History Project which culminated in the Smithsonian History of Aviation series. Materials include memoranda, guidelines for contributors, project descriptions, chapter outlines, schedules, position descriptions, drafts, and related materials.

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Creators:
Kendall, Evelyn Way
Dates:
1783-1969
Size:
4.41 Cubic feet (8 boxes; 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Evelyn Way Kendall Early Aviation and Balloon Collection documents early aeronautical history from the 18th century to the 1960s in art, prints, photographs, posters, manuscripts, and ephemera.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Dates:
1993-1995
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial correspondence and memoranda from the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), Aeronautics Department, pertaining to the history of aeronautics, NASM exhibitions, and professional activities. Department correspondents include F. Robert van der Linden, Curator; Thomas M. Alison, Curator; Alex M. Spencer, ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History
Dates:
[ca. 1000-1960]
bulk [ca. 1940-1960]
Size:
15.26 Cubic feet ((14 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a compilation of various reports, journals, letters, and books on three main subjects: early artillery, rockets, and space technology. The early artillery history is covered by manuscripts and reports from the Middle Ages to the mid-19th century. The collection then covers rocket development in Russia, Germany, England, the Unite...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Dates:
1965-1986
Size:
36.5 cu. ft. (73 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 330
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history of the Department of Aeronautics from 1966-1986, a period marked by intensive planning for the new museum, its construction and opening in July 1976, and the emergence of the National Air and Space Museum as a large and important bureau of the Smithsonian and the most visited museum in the world. At the begi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises
Dates:
2016-2018
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Air & Space magazine (Volume 31, Number 2 through Volume 32, Number 7), which is published bi-monthly by Smithsonian Enterprises and may occasionally include special issues. The magazine documents the world of aviation and space flight today, plus offers in-depth coverage about flight history, ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1976-1990
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-271
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of flyers, brochures, and other publications promoting National Air and Space Museum lectures and other special events. Some publications provide information about the museum or about the history of aviation.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1912-1971
Size:
27 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 162
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Important correspondents include Paul E. Garber, Esther Goddard, Philip S. Hopkins, and S. Paul Johnson. Institutions collaborating with NASM include the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force, NASA, and the Civil Aeronautics Administration.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary for Science
Dates:
2002-2007
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-529
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the SIguide and the assets that were used in its design and creation. The SIguide project was intended to deliver museum content and information through wireless, handheld mobile devices to Smithsonian visitors at five museums: the National Postal Museum; the Smithsonian Institution Building; ...

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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.

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