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Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
bulk 1969
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This mass-produced certificate appears to have been presented to National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) employees in appreciation for their support of the Apollo Program. The item measures 16 by 20 inches and has color illustrations, including one of the Apollo Lunar Module (LM) on the Moon with two astronauts in the foreground. Besid...

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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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Creators:
United States. Air Force
Dates:
bulk 1949
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is the twenty by fourteen inch illuminated certificate that was presented to General Arnold at his award ceremony when he became the first and only five star general of the Air Force on May 7, 1949.

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Creators:
Law, Ruth
Dates:
bulk 1916
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a photograph of aviator Ruth Law and her passenger Doris Hayes sitting in Law's aircraft. There is also a "Certificate of Flight," signed by Law, which certifies that Hayes was her passenger in Seabreeze, Florida, on February 21, 1916.

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Creators:
Petersen, Carl W.
Dates:
1886
Size:
0.13 Cubic Feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Petersen's American Aerial Navigation company circular, stationery, and stock certificate.

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Hermann, Emil, 1888-1968
Francais, Jacques, 1923-2004
Dates:
1844-1998, undated
Size:
33.3 Cubic feet (61 document boxes, 30 binder boxes, 5 flat oversize)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0872
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Jacques Français was a preeminent luthier, violin expert, and dealer in rare stringed instruments. Emil Herrmann was also a violin expert and dealer in rare violins. This collection contains photographic prints, negatives, certificates of authenticity, and sale books related to their business as dealers and authenticators of rare stringed instruments.

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Creators:
Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Dates:
1953
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Sarah Kilgore worked for the Arabian American Oil Company in Saudia Arabia during the 1950s; in 1953 she took a trip around the world, becoming a charter member of Pan American's Round-the-World Clipper Club. The collection consists of a 16 by 18 inch Pan American World Airways Clipper Club certificate and accompanying letter.

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Creators:
Institute of Aeronautical Sciences
Dates:
1910-1920
Size:
1.82 Cubic feet ((2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one large format scrapbook of photographic-quality photocopies of clippings relating to the life and career of Glenn L. Martin presented to him by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences. Also included are 30 certificates and two oversized photographs: a signed photo of G.C. Marshall and one featuring a group of 22 men on...

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Creators:
Jarecki, Franciszek, 1931-
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one Polish Air Force pilot's certificate; one pilot grade certificate; one copy of LIFE Magazine, dated April 6, 1953, featuring an article by Jarecki on his flight; on copy of This Week Magazine for August 23, 1953, with Jarecki's flight as cover story; one photocopied article from the Erie Daily Times, September 30, 1985; one photograph of a meeting of businessmen in the White House's Oval Office that includes Jarecki; one photograph of Frank Jarecki, Francis S. Gabreski, and James H. Doolittle; and the front page of the New York Times, dated March 6, 1953, matted on cardboard.

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Creators:
Bradford, Thomas, 1745-1838
Dates:
1810 Nov. 23
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 fr. of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.bradthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Certificate assuring Thomas Bradford, Jr., of one share in the property of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Nov. 23. 1810.

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