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Creators:
Post, Wiley, 1898-1935.
Dates:
bulk 1933
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

In 1933, Wiley Post became the first man to fly solo around the world, making the trip in 7 days, 18 hours, and 49 minutes. Lieutenant J. F. Gillon "voluntarily assisted many of the prominent fliers in plotting their courses." After his successful flight, Post returned the map section to Gillon the as a memento.

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United States. Army. Air Service
Dates:
1920-1925
Size:
3 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0152
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of correspondence, memos, newspaper articles and logbooks concerning the flight.

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Dates:
bulk 1924
Size:
0.58 Cubic feet ((2 shoeboxex))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0061
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This box of sixty-nine 3 by 4 inch glass slides appears to be a prepared set chronicling the flight of the Douglas World Cruisers and the first World Flight by the United States Army Air Corps in 1924.

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Creators:
Hernick, John
Dates:
bulk 1937
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of six 3 by 4.5 inch black and white snapshots of Amelia Earhart in March of 1937, in Honolulu, Hawaii, during her first attempt at the around-the-world flight. The snapshots include images of Earhart and Paul Mantz, as well as shots of her aircraft, the Lockheed Model 10-E Electra, NR16020. The photographs were taken by Jo...

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Creators:
Miller, W. T.
Dates:
bulk 1936 - 1940, 1970
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2011.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a file of correspondence, telegrams, official Coast Guard dispatches from the USS Itasca, newspaper and reports relating to the planning of Amelia Earhart's 1937 flight and the naval search for her after her disappearance. The file contains correspondence signed by George Putnam and some of the correspondence relates to ...

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Creators:
Armstrong, Edward R.
Dates:
1930
Size:
0.01 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is a 1930 commercial proposal, 'Seadrome Ocean Airways: Report covering the Development Program.' The report was written by Edward R. Armstrong and includes text, drawings, images, and maps.

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Creators:
Arnold, Leslie P.
Dates:
1924
Size:
1.32 Cubic feet (2 legal document boxes and 1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0518
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

In 1924, as a lieutenant in the Army Air Service, Leslie P. Arnold was a crew member in one of the three Army planes that flew 27,000 miles around the world in 175 days. This collection consists of Leslie Arnold's handwritten diary and annotated navigational charts of the journey as well as a scrapbook with images of the trip including the aircraft, gasoline tanks, pilot crew, and air-to air shots.

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Creators:
Post, Wiley, 1898-1935.
Dates:
1933
Size:
1.01 Cubic feet (2 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0045
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of three scrapbooks on Wiley Post's U.S. Goodwill Tour made following his 1933 solo round the world flight. Wiley Hardeman Post (1898-1935) was an American aviator famed for his record flights, including his solo round the world flight, and for his work in high-altitude flight.

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Dates:
1933
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an 8 by 10 inch black and white photograph of Wiley Hardeman Post posed beside the Lockheed Model 5B Vega Winnie Mae (NR105W).

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Creators:
Mock, Geraldine L. "Jerrie"
Dates:
bulk 1963-1964
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0833
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of materials from Geraldine Mock's record setting flight around the world. Documents in this collection include requests for sponsorship; correspondence with foreign dignitaries; pilot's daily log; documentation of the record set; aircraft modifications; maps of Hawaii, the Philippines, and Europe; an insurance statement; m...

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