Query: Women in aeronautics
Early Aviation Newsclippings Collection
Dates:
bulk 1897-1934
Size:
22.08 Cubic feet ((19 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0420
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of newspaper clippings relating to airships, balloons, and early aircraft. The material includes articles on famous inventors, as well as accidents, predictions, war arms, weather bureau reports, and women in aeronautics.

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in NASM.XXXX.0420 for Women in aeronautics
Women Flyers of America (WFA) Scrapbook
Creators:
McFadden, Mattie F.
Dates:
1946-1988
bulk 1946-1951
Size:
0.55 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox) (1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0041
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook, compiled by McFadden, relating to the founding and history of the WFA, as well as with McFadden's role with the WFA. The scrapbook includes WFA convention programs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, patches, and 'The Women Flyer - Official Bulletin of the Women Flyers of America …

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in NASM.1998.0041 for Women in aeronautics
International Society of Women Airline Pilots (ISA+21) Collection
Creators:
International Society of Women Airline Pilots (ISA+21)
Dates:
1978-1993
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material which documents ISA+21: group photographs of members; first ISA+21 newsletter; brochures; copy of Constitution and Bylaws; list of convention sites; Information Bank and Scholarship Committee information; membership letters and history; and copies of newspaper and magazine articles.

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in NASM.1993.0021 for Women in aeronautics
Women Flyers of America Collection
Creators:
Women Flyers of America (WFA)
Dates:
1940-1955
bulk 1942-1953
Size:
3.05 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox) (2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0050
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains items relating to the WFA. The material consists of correspondence, membership applications, organizational newsletters, minutes, bulletins, flyers, by-laws and financial reports, biographical information on some members, and a scrapbook on the organization.

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in NASM.1987.0050 for Women in aeronautics
Iris K. Heillman Schupp (WASP) Collection
Creators:
Schupp, Iris K. Heillman, 1917-1996
Dates:
bulk 1943-1945
Size:
0.18 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0042
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation documents Iris Heillman Schupp's career as a WASP during World War II. The collection contains the following: thirteen vintage black and white photographs of Schupp during training and service; one color print of a reunion of WASPs at Tyco Airport, 1993; a small black book entitled, "Avenger Field, Sweetwater …

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in NASM.2003.0042 for Women in aeronautics
"Amelia Earhart: A Biography" [Rich] Collection
Creators:
Rich, Doris L.
Dates:
[ca. 1980s]
Size:
3.27 Cubic feet ((3 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material researched and organized by Doris Rich in preparation for her book, and is divided into the following five series. The first series consists of information about individuals associated with Earhart and the second series consists of material, organized by year, containing information on general national …

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in NASM.1991.0003 for Women in aeronautics
Women's Air Force Service Pilots (WASPs) Collection
Creators:
Haydu, Bernice Falk
Dates:
1944-1980
bulk 1944-1949
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0077
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession includes photographs, logos, newsletters, yearbooks, a WASP songbook, membership rosters, and several miscellaneous items.

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in NASM.1987.0077 for Women in aeronautics
Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services Collection
Creators:
Scheffelin, Margaret Merrick
Dates:
1981-1984
Size:
6.54 Cubic feet ((6 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1986.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession primarily documents Dr. Margaret Merrick Scheffelin's membership to DACOWITS (March 1982 - December 1984). This material consists of published articles, newspaper clippings, and manuscripts, as well as DACOWITS meeting minutes and reports for the period of Dr. Scheffelin's tenure, as well as some personal correspondence and photographs.

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in NASM.1986.0007 for Women in aeronautics
Harriet Quimby Cigar Box Proof
Creators:
Klingenberg Litho Company, Detmold, Germany
Dates:
Circa 1912
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0109
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Harriet Quimby (1875-1912) was a writer, photographer, world traveler, and an aviatrix. This collection consists of a cigar box proof showing Quimby in her purple flying outfit.

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in NASM.1987.0109 for Women in aeronautics
Janet Harmon Bragg Photographs
Dates:
bulk 1933-1993
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0019
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Janet Waterford Bragg (1907-1993), became one of America's first black women pilots after enrolling in the Curtiss Wright Aeronautical School in 1933. There she helped form the Challenger Air Pilots Association, which later evolved into the Coffey School of Aeronautics. Bragg's career in aviation was made in spite of discrimination, of both …

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