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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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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, Inc.' This d...

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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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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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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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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 photograp...

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Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0555
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The photos include images of aircraft, on the ground and in flight; pilots; and winners receiving trophies. Pilots portrayed include Charles Brown, Cook Cleland, Jacqueline Cochran, Joseph C. De Bona, Ben McKitten, Betty Skelton, and Roscoe Turner.

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Creators:
Klingenberg Litho Company, Detmold, Germany
Dates:
[ca. 1920-1930]
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0109
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession is a cigar box proof of the famous aviatrix in her purple flying outfit. This proof is an example of the kind of artwork offered to cigar manufacturers for use on the inside of the lid of the box. This particular proof was produced by Klingenberg Litho Company, Detmold, Germany.

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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 her gen...

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Creators:
Kenyon, Cecil (Teddy), 1905-1985
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1970s]
bulk [ca. 1940s-1960s]
Size:
1.29 Cubic Feet ((1 shoebox) (11 film cans))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of both color and black and white images of Ted and Teddy Kenyon and their aviation careers. There are also a number of images of Bud and Betty Gillies. This collection also contains eleven 16mm films of Teddy Kenyon.

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