Query: National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Program and Exhibition Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1994-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents discussion of the controversial Enola Gay exhibition in the mass media. Materials include photocopies of newspaper clippings and scholarly journals and other magazines with articles related to the exhibition. A chronology of events in the planning of the exhibition, written by the National Air and Space Museum …

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Subject Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Associate Director for Collections and Research
Dates:
2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Ted A. Maxwell, Associate Director for Collections and Research, documenting a variety of subjects, including electronic outreach, lectures and seminars, divisions within Collections and Research, and the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies (CEPS). Materials include memoranda, correspondence, printed e-mails, reports …

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Exhibition Flight Collection
Creators:
Oakes, Claudia M.
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
1911-1973
bulk 1911-1940
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0423
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the research material used by curators Robert Mikesh and Claudia Oakes to prepare Exhibition Flight (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1973), a companion volume to the Exhibition Flight exhibit at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC.

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Rocket, Space, and Early Artillery History
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History
Dates:
[ca. 1000-1960]
bulk [ca. 1940-1960]
Size:
15.26 Cubic feet ((14 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a compilation of various reports, journals, letters, and books on three main subjects: early artillery, rockets, and space technology. The early artillery history is covered by manuscripts and reports from the Middle Ages to the mid-19th century. The collection then covers rocket development in Russia, Germany, England …

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1903 Wright Flyer Drawings
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Ford Motor Company.
Science Museum of London
Dates:
1928-1986
Size:
9.3 Cubic feet ((3 48"x36"x3" drawers))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0152
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings of the 1903 Wright Flyer executed at various times during the life of the aircraft: Science Museum of London Drawings -- commissioned when the aircraft was on loan to the Museum; Ford Drawings -- sponsored by the Ford Motor Company which were supervised by Orville Wright and Charles …

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National Air Museum Photography Collection
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
bulk 1920-1970
Size:
71.32 Cubic feet ((211 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0572
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following four series: "A" Negative Caption Card Series; Subject Index Card Series; Mounted File Print Series; and the "A" Negative Series.

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"The Flying Machines" Souce Material
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1989
Size:
6.54 Cubic feet ((6 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of ninety-six videotapes relating to the The Flying Machines' production. Besides the finished project, this collection consists of the project's source material including footage of the restoration facility, footage of aircraft being restored, and interviews with Cole Palen and the NASM staff, including: Robert Mikesh, John Shot …

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Sea Air Operations Gallery Collection
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Aeronautics
Dates:
[ca. 1940s, 1980s]
Size:
2.93 Cubic feet ((6 legal document boxes) (1 slim document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Series I of this collection consists of the following: seven folders containing almost 200 photographs and negatives on display in the exhibit, four series of slides (two detailing the U.S.S. Midway used for background research, one detailing documents and photos of the Philippine Sea battle, and of the finished museum exhibit …

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Apollo Stowage Lists
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History
Dates:
bulk 1969-1972
2019
Size:
0.39 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a complete set of printed stowage lists, including revisions lists, from the Apollo 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17 missions. The collection also includes fully searchable pdf files of the lists created in 2019 by a special project initiated by the National Air and Space Museum's Department of Space History and executed by the Smithsonian's Transcription Center.

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National Air Museum Establishment Correspondence
Creators:
Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950
Dates:
1932-1946
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet ((4 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0379
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 'Report on the Status of Aircraft Museums, 1932,' and correspondence (mostly copies) sent to General Henry 'Hap' Arnold discussing the establishment of a National Air Museum (1945-1946).

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