Query: Naval aviation
Dale B. Sigler Early Naval Aviation Scrapbook
Creators:
Sigler, Dale Butler, 1885-1965
Dates:
Circa 1911-1912
Size:
0.51 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0295
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Dale Butler Sigler (1885--1965) joined the US Navy in April 1908 and became part of the Aviation Corps in the summer of 1911 as one of the first group of aviation mechanics. This scrapbook was compiled by Dale Butler Sigler and consists of photographs, drawings, and ephemera regarding the early days of US Naval aviation.

This collection is in English.

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Theodore G. Ellyson Correspondence
Creators:
Ellyson, Theodore Gordon, 1885-1928
Dates:
1911-1914
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0615
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of letters written between Ellyson and others concerning then-Lieutenant Ellyson's aviation experiments of 1911-1914. Many of the letters are directed to Captain Washington I. Chambers and include monthly progress reports and travel and expense statements.

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Captain Max E. Malan USN Pilot Logs
Creators:
Malan, Max E.
Dates:
1945-1963
Size:
0.13 Cubic feet (one shoebox)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Captain Max E. Malan's Navy pilot logs, 1945-1963.

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Program Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Dates:
1964-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of National Air and Space Museum (NASM) files from 1964 to 1994 about the bequest of Admiral Dewitt Clinton Ramsey and his wife to the Smithsonian Institution for the purpose of supporting the history of U.S. naval aviation. The Ramseys' gift is still manifest today in the Ramsey Fellowship …

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John Earl Smerdon, Jr. Papers
Creators:
Smerdon, John Earl, Jr.
Dates:
bulk 1945-1963
Size:
0.28 Cubic feet ((2 containers))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0035
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

EThis collection consists of papers relating to John Earl Smerdon, Jr.'s military career including log books, pilot's licenses, photographs, correspondence, military records, and newsclippings. The log books cover the years of 1945-1963. The photographs are almost exclusively black and white and range in size from 3.5 by 2.5 inches up to 8 by …

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United States Navy Nava lAir Propulsion Center Technical Publications
Creators:
United States. Navy
Dates:
bulk 1923-1979
Size:
43.6 Cubic feet ((40 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0526
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession consists of forty (40) boxes of technical publications from the United States Navy Naval Air Propulsion Center. The collection consists of mostly AEL/AED Formal Reports. There are also some Letter Report Numbers and miscellaneous files containing reports on Lycoming and Wasp engines.

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Grumman F-14A Tomcat Manual [Nassauer]
Dates:
1986
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one Naval Air Training and Operating Procedures Standardization (NATOPS) Flight Manual for the Grumman F-14A Tomcat.

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World War I Italian Naval Aviation Album
Dates:
circa 1915-1918
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet (1 photo album (34 photographs))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0235
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Photo album created by the Sezione Fotografica di Aviazione per la Regia Marina [Photographic Section for Aviation of the Royal Navy of the Kingdom of Italy] unit of the Servizio Aeronautico della Regia Marina [Royal Navy Aeronautical Service] circa 1915-1918; 20 pages plus covers. Contains black-and-white photographs labeled in Italian of Italian Navy facilities, hydroaeroplanes (flying boats), airplanes, airships, captured Austrian hydroaeroplanes, and aerial reconnaissance photo mosaics of several Adriatic port cities then under the control of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (Austria-Hungary).

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Admiral Alfred M. Pride Papers
Creators:
Pride, Alfred Melville, 1897-1988
Dates:
[ca. 1910s-1970s]
Size:
6.54 Cubic feet ((6 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following types of material relating to Pride's illustrious naval aviation career: correspondence, photographs: official documents, such as Naval orders newsclippings; and certificates.

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Gregory H. "Pappy" Boyington Aviators Flight Log Book
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (One folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0860
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Gregory H. "Pappy" Boyington (1912-1988) was a U.S. Marine Corps aviator. He served with Gen. Claire Chennault's 1st American Volunteer Group - the "Flying Tigers", and later commanded Marine Fighting Squadron 214 (VMF-214), famed as the "Black Sheep Squadron". This collection consists of Boyington's Aviators Flight Log Book, numbered 266, covering training at Quantico, Virginia and Basic School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1936-1939.

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