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Creators:
Votaw, William I.
Dates:
1921-1983
Size:
0.68 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box) (1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of several manuscripts by William I. Votaw relating to the infancy of the air mail service. Also included are biographical information relating to Jack Knight, Richard Byrd and William McCandless, copies of the Air Mail Pioneers newsletter as well as a large amount of newspaper clippings.

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Creators:
Dewell, Nathaniel L., -1954
Dates:
1922-1930
Size:
(1 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0571
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 116+ photographs, although it is suspected that there are actually some others that have not as yet been identified as belonging to this group. The photographs cover a wide array of subjects related to aviation and especially to airmail in Nebraska. Included are images of aircraft, pilots (such as William C. Hopson), and...

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Creators:
Culver, H. Paul, 1893-1964
Dates:
1918
Size:
0.23 Cubic Feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material documenting the Army's air mail service and includes correspondence, air mail schedules, equipment lists and receipts, operation orders and memorandums, officer lists and personal notifications and orders.

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Creators:
Arendt, Arthur C.
Dates:
bulk 1919-1958
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet ((3 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0760
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes 49 black and white prints and 19 color snapshots. The color prints are of the Piasecki H-21 and the Boeing-Vertol CH-113 Voyageur. These photographs were taken of the aircraft in 1958 at the Philadelphia Airport before their respective test flights. The black and white photography relate to Arendt and his air mail service. ...

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Creators:
Schieferecke, Kathryn
Dates:
bulk 1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a letter from Kathryn Schieferecke to her two children, Laurence and Bernadine, sent through the New York postmaster. Mrs. Schieferecke arranged for the letter to be flown on the first transatlantic airmail flight operated by Pan American Airways (Pan Am). In the letter, dated May 4, 1939, Mrs. Schieferecke encourages th...

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Creators:
Knight, James H. "Jack"
Dates:
1893-1945
bulk 1922-1945
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes a pouch given to passengers on sleeper flights. It contained the instructions 'Just in Case' and the paper slippers. There is also a handwritten (and on hotel stationary) account of flying over the Allegheny Mountains. There are a number of interval publications issued for United pilots, correspondence between Jack Knight a...

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Creators:
Culver, H. Paul, 1893-1964
Dates:
1918
Size:
0.4 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0401
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook compiled by H. Paul Culver containing news clippings, articles, photographs, an invoice book, an annotated route map, and other documentation relating to the initiation of airmail service.

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Creators:
Hambleton, John Adams, 1898-1929
Dates:
bulk 1929-1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one eight by ten inch photograph of John A. Hambleton; one digital print of a photograph of Charles A. Lindbergh, John A. Hambleton and others on the occasion of the first air mail from the Canal Zone's arrival in Miami, February 13, 1929; one digital print of Hambleton, Amelia Earhart and others at the opening of the 36...

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Dates:
1921
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 oversized folder, Gelatin silver print panoramic photograph, faded and yellowed overall, severely damaged with several sections (mostly of sky area) broken off and missing, broken into two large pieces; annotations in black ink in lower border, with longer annotation on one end of reverse; surface dirt. , 10 x 66 inches)
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

One gelatin silver print panoramic photograph, 10 x 66 inches; front view of five modified Bellanca de Havilland DH-4 Mailplanes on the ground, with the pilots and related crew standing in front of each aircraft; 1921. The aircraft are shown on an unidentified Nevada airfield, somewhere on the western branch of the early US Air Mail route.

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Creators:
Scheaffer, Daniel
Dates:
1928-1952
bulk 1928-1943
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0267
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes material that Sheaffer collected about TAT, including: tickets, advertisements, brochures, route maps, schedules, TAT business documents, TAT Air Mail documents, photographs, correspondence, and a scrapbook detailing Transcontinental Air Transport. There is also some material pertaining to Curtiss-Wright Corporation. The ph...

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