Query: Navigation
Time and Navigation Exhibit
Dates:
bulk 2013
Size:
36 Digital prints
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 36 original digital illustrations drawn for, and used in, NASM's Time and Navigation Exhibit.

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Omega Navigational System Collection
Creators:
Springel, Martin
Dates:
bulk 1951-1977
Size:
3 Cubic feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 3 cubic feet of the following material gathered by Martin Springel (Kaneohe Station Manager) relating to the Omega Navigational System: correspondence, notes, memorandums, manuals, trip reports, operation procedures, training materials, and seven slide carousels containing color slides from the various Omega Navigation System stations.

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Air Navigation Collection [Brower]
Creators:
Brower, Joseph.
Dates:
bulk 1955 - 1986
Size:
0.68 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes Swissair navigational charts, Selected Stars Epoch 1960, aircraft position chart, passenger tickets and baggage checks and trip log (Flug Report); United Air Lines navigational charts, proficiency reports, and monthly flight time records; Lufthansa route forecasts, navigation logs, and weather maps; manuals, including Gyro Operations in Polar Regions May …

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Website Records
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There" website, jointly created by the National Air and Space Museum and the National Museum of American History, as it existed on March 20, 2014. The website includes an online exhibition about the history of navigation …

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Aerial Navigation Company of America Collection
Creators:
Moody, William
Dates:
1911-1912
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0046
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs and documents relating to the Aerial Navigation Company of America, including: Call engine photographs and literature; Call aircraft, including the 1912 Call Monoplane; by-laws and stock certificates for the Company; a photograph of the machine shop; and newspaper clippings regarding William Moody, who was a mechanic …

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The Navigators: Pathfinders of the Pacific
Creators:
Low, Sam
Dates:
1983
2013
Size:
57 Film reels (color sound; 57,388 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2015.17
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film and outtakes of film shot on the atoll of Satawal in the Caroline Islands under the supervision of anthropologist Sam Low. The film explores the continuity of Polynesian navigational methods. Supplementary materials: camera and shot logs Legacy keywords: Language and culture ; Navigation ; Outrigger canoe ; Ethnology ; Fishing ; Sailing ; Boatbuilding …

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Captain William B. Voortmeyer Papers
Creators:
Voortmeyer, William B.
Dates:
bulk 1927-1952
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 letter document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2010.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following items documenting the career of Captain William B. Voortmeyer: newspaper clippings; photocopies of four photographs; a CD copy of Voortmeyer's unpublished manuscript, "The Rise of Air Power Over the Pacific," 1941; Air Navigation, textbook for the Air Training Center by Voortmeyer; manuscript of "The Modern …

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Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company Records
Creators:
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company
Dates:
1815-1966
Size:
72 Cubic feet (245 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of records primarily of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. Additionally, there are records of the Lehigh Navigation Coal Company and subsidiary companies including the Alliance Coal Mining Company. These records mostly describe anthracite mining in the vicinity of Mauch Chuck and Summit Hill, Pennsylvania. Also included …

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Philip Van Horn (P. V. H.) Weems Papers
Creators:
Weems, Philip Van Horn (P. V. H.)
Dates:
circa 1905-circa 2005
Size:
101.81 Cubic feet ( 209 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Philip Van Horn (P. V. H. ) Weems Papers contain 79 cu. ft. of materials related to his life and career.

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Aerial Navigation Company Stock Certificate [Rufus Porter]
Creators:
Porter, Rufus, 1792-1884
Dates:
bulk 1852
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 7.75 x 5 inch {dollar}5 stock certificate in Aerial Navigation Company, No. 779, dated 19 June 1852, to N. C. Brazeal. The certificate has been mounted.

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