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Creators:
LaRocca, Candace
Dates:
1968-1972
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0070
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of materials relating to Candace LaRocca's career as a United Air Lines flight attendant.

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Creators:
Garvis, Marcelline Amelia, 1910-2001
Dates:
bulk 1992-1998
Size:
0.38 Cubic Feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0035
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook and other mementos kept by Marcelline Garvis from her time as a United Air Lines flight attendant, as well as a few items from later in her life. The types of material include photographs; news clippings; items related to her nursing training; airline ephemera; correspondence; and business cards and other kee...

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Creators:
Kidder, Priscilla C. (costume designer)
Priscilla of Boston.
Dates:
1940-1996
Size:
4 Cubic feet (13 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0557
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection includes letters, sketches, style books, publicity photographs, tearsheets, articles and clippings, scrapbooks, and business documents relating to Priscilla Kidder, the Priscilla of Boston Company, and the American wedding industry. This collection is extraordinarily useful in documenting the development of wedding fashion during the last half of the 20th century. It also illustrates how a small, family-owned, woman-run business grew into a large, nationally known operation.

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Creators:
DeGarmo, Alva R., 1899-1988
Dates:
1916-1986
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following: Army records; logbooks; Boeing Air Transport/United Air Lines correspondence; material documenting his World War II activities; newspaper articles; photographs; and Western Air Lines anniversary items.

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Creators:
Wilson, Nathaniel Jr.
Dates:
bulk 1942-1959
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0036
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Nathaniel "Buddy" Wilson, Jr. (1936-2010) wrote to various airlines as a child asking them to send him examples of baggage labels. He was very successful and collected many from regional, national, and international airlines. This small collection consists of approximately 0.20 cubic feet of baggage labels, airmail labels, etiquettes, and other ephemera from various airlines.

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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:
Howard, Beverly E. "Bevo,", 1914-1971
Dates:
1943-1960
Size:
3.13 Cubic Feet ((1 slim legal document box) (1 slim letter document box) (3 legal document boxes) (3 letter document boxes) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0414
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains material primarily relating to the Hawthorne Flying Schools. It consists of class books from the Air Force cadets that were trained at Hawthorne facilities in North and South Carolina, a scrapbook of the 1943-45 issues of Hawthorne Prop Wash, the company newsletter, and photos used in Prop Wash.

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Creators:
United Air Lines, Inc.
Dates:
1964-1992
bulk 1990-1991
Size:
5.45 Cubic Feet ((5 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0051
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection of documentation accompanied the donation of the actual aircraft to the National Air and Space Museum in 1992. Included here is memorabilia from the last flight of the B727-100 (such as receipts, records, and stationery), as well as compliance records, AMIS monthly histories, cabin maintenance forms, historical records, identificati...

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Creators:
Empire Air Lines
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1950s]
bulk [ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0151
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes the following: 29 first flight air mail covers; 264 photographs (8 x 10) of Empire employees, aerial and ground photos, internal and external airplane shots and 31 miscellaneous negatives; newspaper clippings and correspondence; and a few photographs of Zimmerly Airlines. The articles discuss flights in Idaho (flight school...

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Creators:
Honeyman, Marian Stewart
Dates:
bulk 1914-1964
Size:
0.11 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0851
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a clothbound scrapbook, with leather spine, sized 15-3/8 x 11-5/8 inches. On the spine, embossed in gold, "My First Flight - Marian Stewart Honeyman - 1914." The scrapbook contains eleven pages, seven of which contain material on one side. The contents include seven black and white photographs of various sizes, with capt...

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