Query: Aeronautics and state -- 20th century
Charles Adler, Jr. Collection
Creators:
Adler, Charles, Jr., 1899-1980 (engineer, inventor)
Dates:
1899 - 1980
Size:
6 Cubic feet (15 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0351
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains correspondence, news clippings, photographs, patents, and printed materials documenting the inventive career of Charles Adler, Jr. Adler is best known for his development of the first traffic actuated signal light in 1928.

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George B. Patterson Papers
Creators:
Patterson, George B.
Dates:
1920-1950s
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet ((4 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2021.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 1.5 cubic feet of material chronicling George B. Patterson's aviation career.

This collection is in English.

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Krainik Ballooning Collection
Creators:
Krainik, Cliff
Dates:
1859-1934
Size:
3.19 Cubic feet (2 shoeboxes; 3 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This 19th and 20th century ballooning memorabilia collection contains the following items, which have been meticulously inventoried: 112 stereoscopic photographs; 107 photographs; 84 postcards, trade cards, valentines, and similar items; 80 prints; and 23 miscellaneous items.

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David Vetter Collection
Creators:
Vetter, David, 1971-1984
Texas Children's Hospital
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1971-1986
Size:
4.6 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1133
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers document David Vetter, a Texas boy with a rare disease known as Severe Combined Immune Deficiency. His life in a special isolation unit received widespread publicity.

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Evelyn Way Kendall Early Aviation and Balloon Collection
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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Kalpana Chawla Collection
Creators:
Chawla, Kalpana, 1961-2003
Dates:
1980s -2000s
Size:
16.75 Cubic feet (12 flat boxes, 6 record center boxes, 6 document boxes, one map folder, and 25 VHS tapes.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0004
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 16 cubic feet of archival material relating to the astronaut career of Kalpana Chawla, 1980s-2000s.

This collection is in English.

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Andrew Chi Atomic Clocks Collection
Creators:
Chi, Andrew
Dates:
1959-1980
Size:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1264
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of the papers of scientist Andrew Chi, documenting his work on the Cesium 133 atomic clock, and its relevance to the Global Positioning System.

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Aviation Technical Manuals [Lohrengel]
Creators:
United States. Air Force. Continental Air Command
Dates:
1949 - 1983
Size:
0.59 Cubic feet (One letter box, and one slim letter box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0016
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of fifteen aviation technical manuals from Continental Air Command and TWA Flight Operations Training Center.

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Project FICON Collection
Creators:
United States. Air Force
Dates:
bulk 1954
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following Project FICON material: one 8 by 10 inch print of the B-36 with YRF-84F: Consolidated Vultee report, "FICON Doors, 11/1/1954;" and two Air Force manuals, "USAF Series GRB-36D-III Maintenance Instructions, 7/30/1954" and "Utility Flight Handbook for GRB-36D-III/RF-84F revised 8/27/1954."

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Bartram Kelley Diaries
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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