Query: World War, 1939-1945 -- France
World War II Aerial Reconnaissance Photographs [Hedgpeth]
Creators:
Hedgpeth, James A.
Dates:
1944
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0078
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes 75 photographs of Word War II bombings of France, specifically of Cologne. Aerial reconnaissance photographs make up the majority of the collection, although there are also photographs of a mapping room as well as a few pictures taken on the ground of the bombing damage. This collection also …

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in NASM.1989.0078 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
World War I Western Front Maps
Dates:
1916 - 1918
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (Slim letter box.)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1210
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is a collection of 11 cloth-backed military maps and one paper map of the Western Front in Belgium and France during World War I.

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in NASM.XXXX.1210 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Colonel William B. Hawkins Scrapbook Collection
Creators:
Hawkins, Williams B.
Dates:
bulk 1940-1949
Size:
0.63 Cubic feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0023
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following four scrapbooks chronicling the aviation career of Colonel William B. Hawkins, especially his service with the 2nd Air Commandos Group during World War II: one 12 by 15 inch cream colored scrapbook, entitled "China 1942-1944" and "RAF 1949," containing newspaper clippings regarding World War II in China and snapshots …

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in NASM.2006.0023 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
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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in NASM.1997.0010 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
"Etudiez Les Parachutistes Allies" Leaflet
Dates:
1944
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0031
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

During World War II, the Allies dropped leaflets on France to help the populace recognize Allied paratroopers. This item is a leaflet, entitled '"Etudiez les Parachutistes Allies," which was dropped by the Allies in France on June 4, 1944.

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in NASM.2000.0031 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Charles G. Abbot Papers
Creators:
Abbot, C. G. (Charles Greeley), 1872-1973
Dates:
1926-1973, with related material from 2011
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence between Charles G. Abbot and Frances E. Escherich. Materials also include photographs, clippings and publications. Escherich worked for the FBI during World War II and was a neighbor of Abbot during that time.

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in Accession 12-174 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Albert K. McCutcheon Collection
Creators:
McCutcheon, Albert K.
Dates:
bulk 1940-1949
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1121
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Albert K. McCutcheon Collection consists of the following technical manuals and pamphlets: Identification and Tactical Functions of Naval Vessels: Student's Workbook, November 1943; Naval Vessels: Identification and Tactical Functions, July 1943; "Instrument Flying, August 1943; Pilots' Information File, November 1944; Instrument Flying: Basic and Advanced, January 1944; Aircraft Recognition Manual"; German Language Guide; Pocket Guide of Uniform Insignia; Handbook for Army Air Forces Officers; Going Back to Civilian Life, August 1945; Pocket Guide to The Cities of Southern France; Digest of Civil Air Regulations for Pilots; Identification and Tactical Functions of Aircraft Germany Student's Workbook, November 1943; When You Are Overseas These Facts are Vital, July 1943; related worksheets and charts, including one for Chemical Warfare Agents. There is also a January 1945 target map of Northern Germany which shows Allied and enemy air base numbers.

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in NASM.XXXX.1121 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Thomas B. Card and Paul W. Card photographs of world travels and World War II
Creators:
Card, Thomas B.
Dates:
circa 1932-1947, 1961
Size:
104 Negatives (nitrate)
625 Color slides (circa)
1,218 Negatives (nitrate and acetate, 35 mm)
121 Copy slides (black and white)
750 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The majority of the photographs were made by Thomas B. Card during World War II and the postwar years in Japan, South America, the Caribbean, Europe, and the Middle East. He documented people, architecture, and scenery, as well as military bases and personnel in Okinawa, Japan. Additionally, there are images …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.2000-02 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Helmut von Zborowski Photo Album
Creators:
von Zborowski, Helmut Philip
Dates:
1939-1960
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This album 10 x 7 inches and contains 88 original photographs, taken from 1939 to 1960, of many of Zborowski's rocket, jet and coleopter projects, as well as 6 printed drawings.

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in NASM.2001.0060 for World War, 1939-1945 -- France
J. L. Steg papers
Creators:
Steg, James L. (James Louis), 1922-2001
Dates:
1939-2017
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.stegjl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist, printmaker, and educator J.L. Steg measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1939 to 2017, with the bulk of the material from 1945 to 2002. The collection documents Steg's work as a professional artist and educator through biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings, interviews, personal business records, gallery and exhibition …

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