Query: Enola Gay (Bomber)
Enola Gay Exhibition Comment Cards
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1996
Size:
1 cu. ft (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of comment cards submitted by visitors to the Enola Gay exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in 1996.

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in Accession 99-039 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
Enola Gay Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1987-1997
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and development of the exhibition of the Enola Gay and the controversies surrounding its exhibition and proposed exhibition. The initial proposed exhibition was titled Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb, and the Origins of the Cold War and …

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in Accession 07-139 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
Program and Exhibition Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2003
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of signed petitions and correspondence from the Japanese cities, Nagasaki and Hiroshima, directed to the Director of the National Air and Space Museum, John R. Dailey. These petitions request that in the displaying of the Enola Gay bomber at the Udvar-Hazy Center "the text not only provide …

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Tom D. Crouch Papers
Dates:
1987-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the personal papers of Tom D. Crouch, curator and historian. Crouch was Curator of Engineering and Industry at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) until 1990 before becoming Curator of Aeronautics, Curator, and eventually Senior Curator at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Crouch served …

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay Photograph [Giordano]
Creators:
Giordano, Albert
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one brown-toned photograph of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay taken in 1945 by Albert Giordano on Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands.

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in NASM.2019.0001 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
George Caron Family Photographs
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder, 3 photographs)
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of three photographs of his wife and infant daughter carried by Staff Sergeant George Robert "Bob" Caron aboard the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay during the bomber's mission to Hiroshima, Japan, on August 6, 1945.

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in NASM.2008.0037 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
Boeing B-29 Superfortress, Silverplate "Enola Gay" and Radio Press News Collection
Creators:
Rittko, Raymond N.
Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (2 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0095
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains two photographs of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, Silverplate "Enola Gay" on the island of Tinian, taken by Raymond N. Rittko. There are also two Radio Press News releases for the "U.S.S. Guilford", dated December 12 and December 19, 1945. The releases detail post-war news stories from around the world.

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in NASM.1991.0095 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay Autographed Crew Photograph
Creators:
United States. Army Air Forces
Dates:
1946
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 10 by 8 inch black and white photograph, taken in 1946, of Paul Warfield Tibbets, Thomas Wilson Ferebee, and Theodore J. "Dutch" Van Kirk, in uniform. The photograph is signed by all three in blue ink.

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in NASM.2018.0018 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
Enola Gay Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1993-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by Joanne M. Gernstein London, Curator, documenting the planning and design of exhibitions and events related to the Enola Gay. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, draft scripts, notes, images, clippings, floor plans, an audiotape, a poster, and related materials.

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in Accession 08-072 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
The Atomic Bomb [Knudsen]
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.53 Cubic feet (20 by 24 by 1 inch flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an 18 inch by 21 inch spiral book, entitled, The Atomic Bomb, which was created by the United States Army Air Forces in 1945 to commemorate the success of the atomic bombs and the end of World War II.

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in NASM.2020.0029 for Enola Gay (Bomber)
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