Query: Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957
Richard E. Byrd Scrapbooks
Creators:
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957
Dates:
1927-1933
Size:
1.15 Cubic feet ((5 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0282
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

These scrapbooks consist of press clippings covering Byrd's Antarctic expedition of 1928-30, as well as items relating to his transatlantic flight and League activities. The items cover all aspects of the expeditions from planning through public recognition after Byrd's return.

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"Little America" Antarctica (Konter) Collection
Creators:
Gray, Adelaide
Dates:
1928-1930
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of newspaper articles, letters with envelopes, New Zealand postcards, radiograms, and Christmas cards from Konter to his New York Landlady, Mrs. Adalaide Gray (who Konter called 'Ma'), and to Mr. Ed Iovanna. The envelopes and postcards bear the postmarks and stamps of the expedition. There are also …

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Myriam Johnston Scrapbook
Creators:
Johnston, Myriam Lahaurine
Dates:
1917-1935
Size:
0.21 Cubic feet ((2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0630
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of photographs of Sergeant Johnston, his fellow servicemen and a few aircraft (including a Junkers and the USS Akron). Most of the scrapbook commemorates personal events in Myriam Lahaurine Johnston's life, such as her relations with family and friends, her wedding to H. W. Johnston, the birth …

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William I. Votaw Air Mail Collection
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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French Balloon Scrapbook
Dates:
1700s to 1930s
Size:
0.35 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0254
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook, largely concerned with ballooning in France. Many items in the scrapbook are illustrations of early balloon flights, and there are illustrations of imaginary air vehicles, some of which are quite fanciful. The scrapbook also contains content pertaining to airships and aircraft.

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Banquet Programs Collection
Dates:
1907-1977
Size:
0.35 Cubic feet (7 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0116
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.35 cubic feet of banquet programs, menus, and similar items from aviation-themed events.

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Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks
Creators:
Jerwan, Shakir S., 1881-1942
Dates:
1911-1919
Size:
0.87 Cubic feet (2 boxes; 1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0231
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks Collection contains material from the period 1911-1919. During this period, Jerwan was Chief Pilot at the Moisant School of Aviation, Garden City, New York, and Director of Military Aviation for the government of Guatemala.

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Mary E. "Mother" Tusch Collection
Creators:
Tusch, Mary E. "Mother"
Dates:
1915-1937
bulk 1917-1924
Size:
5.51 Cubic feet (6 document boxes; 1 legal-size document box; 5 flat boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0128
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Mary E. "Mother" Tusch Collection reflects her interest in aviation. It consists of 12 boxes that contain photography, family documentation, news clippings and scrapbooks.

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Permanent Administrative Files
Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1877-1975
Size:
337.16 cu. ft. (672 document boxes) (116 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 192
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records prior to 1907 consist mostly of incoming correspondence (outgoing correspondence can be found in record unit 112). After 1907 the records contain both incoming and outgoing correspondence. Much of the material consists of routine public inquiries. In addition, these records document museum accessions and Smithsonian expeditions and field trips. Other topics include …

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Photographs and Biographical Information
Dates:
1797-1988 and undated
Size:
9.19 cu. ft. (17 document boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7323
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection was created by combining two separate accessions of biographical information on and photographs of entomologists. Series 1 consists mostly of biographical materials on dipterists (entomologists who specialize in the study of flies) but also includes information about other entomologists and scientists in general. The material, which dates between 1797 and …

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