Query: Air pilots
Janet Harmon Bragg Photographs
Dates:
bulk 1933-1993
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0019
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Janet Waterford Bragg (1907-1993), became one of America's first black women pilots after enrolling in the Curtiss Wright Aeronautical School in 1933. There she helped form the Challenger Air Pilots Association, which later evolved into the Coffey School of Aeronautics. Bragg's career in aviation was made in spite of discrimination, of both …

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Pilots' Licenses Collection
Dates:
1911-1944
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0650
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains examples of pilot's licenses that were issued in the early 20th century. It includes licenses from various nations such as France, Italy, Canada and the United States.

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"Amelia Earhart: A Biography" [Rich] Collection
Creators:
Rich, Doris L.
Dates:
[ca. 1980s]
Size:
3.27 Cubic feet ((3 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material researched and organized by Doris Rich in preparation for her book, and is divided into the following five series. The first series consists of information about individuals associated with Earhart and the second series consists of material, organized by year, containing information on general national …

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National Air Races Negative Collection
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0555
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The photos include images of aircraft, on the ground and in flight; pilots; and winners receiving trophies. Pilots portrayed include Charles Brown, Cook Cleland, Jacqueline Cochran, Joseph C. De Bona, Ben McKitten, Betty Skelton, and Roscoe Turner.

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National Air and Space Museum Astronautics Department Guest Book Autographs
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1962
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1069
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a page from the National Air and Space Museum's Astronautics Department guest book dating from May 3 through June 19, 1962.

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Photograph of Fokker F.VIIB-3m "Friendship" Crew
Dates:
1928
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 photograph)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 10 x 8 inch brown-toned photograph showing the Fokker F.VIIB-3m "Friendship" crew aboard the SS President Roosevelt.

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in NASM.2018.0028 for Air pilots
Women and Flight: Portraits of Contemporary Women Pilots Collection
Creators:
Russo, Carolyn
Dates:
bulk 1992-1997
Size:
2.36 Cubic feet ((6 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection will consist of three series of materials: biographical material, transcripts of interviews with the pilots and negatives and photographs. The contact sheets were added on March 26, 2007. A copy of the media digest for Women in Flight, (prepared by NASM's Office of Public Affairs) was added to this collection …

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James H. "Jack" Knight Collection
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 …

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George B. King Scrapbook
Creators:
King, George B., 1905-1939
Dates:
1919-1939
Size:
0.51 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox) (1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0026
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook containing photographs relating to King's aviation career, as well as some images of his family and Princeton University. There is also a photograph of the China Clipper, autographed by the crew, including King and the pilot, Captain Ed Musick.

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Black Wings Exhibit and Book Collection
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Hardesty, Von, 1939-
Dates:
1917-2000
bulk 1981-1986
Size:
13.38 Cubic feet (11 legal document boxes, 1 shoe box (5 x 8 inches), 6 records center boxes )
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of background material collected in support of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) exhibit "Black Wings: The American Black in Aviation" (opened in 1982) and its companion book (published 1983) by curators Von Hardesty and Dominick Pisano, a related symposium, educational materials, and a travelling version of the exhibit. The collection contains photographs and textual materials used in the exhibit and book, internal correspondence and memoranda, and a large amount of material gathered for research purposes but not used in any "Black Wings" production.

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