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Creators:
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930
Dates:
1914-1915
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0294
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two scrapbooks kept by Glenn H. Curtiss and filled with photographs of himself and Samuel Langley. The photos show the two men and their experiments with Langley's aircraft, the Langley Aerodrome. The trial flights were conducted on Lake Kewka, near Hammondsport, NY. Each photo is labeled with a caption and a date. The s...

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Creators:
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930
Dates:
1905-1931
bulk 1911-1930
Size:
2.7 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documents and memorabilia relating to Curtiss during the years of his active aviation pursuits. The bulk of the material relates to patent suits, including Wright v. Curtiss, Herring v. Curtiss, and Curtiss v. Janin.

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Creators:
Curtiss, Rutha
Dates:
bulk 1909-1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0690
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a diary kept by Rutha in 1909 while she was teaching at the Institute. She often mentions her brother Glenn and his activities.

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Creators:
Deike, Ruth
Dates:
bulk 1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eight photographs of Glenn Hammond Curtiss flying into Cedar Point resort, Sandusky, Ohio on August 31, 1910. The photos, believed to be taken by Ruth Deike, show Curtiss in the air in his Curtiss Hudson Flyer; Curtiss at the controls with a bicycle inner tube wrapped around him as a life preserver; views of the aircraft...

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Creators:
Ellyson, Theodore Gordon, 1885-1928
Dates:
1911-1914
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0615
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of letters written between Ellyson and others concerning then-Lieutenant Ellyson's aviation experiments of 1911-1914. Many of the letters are directed to Captain Washington I. Chambers and include monthly progress reports and travel and expense statements.

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Dates:
bulk 1904-1920
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (4 folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0682
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Glenn Hammond Curtiss (1878-1930) is best known as an aviation pioneer and inventor and founder of the Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Co. This collection consists of fifty-four images, predominantly photographs printed as postcards. The postcard images feature subjects relating to Glenn Curtiss and his aviation career.

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Dates:
1909-1977
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This material relates to the aviation career of Charles F. Willard.

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Creators:
Johnson, Florence
Dates:
1910-1978
bulk 1910-1915
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 scrapbook))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0068
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook was kept by Johnson's wife Florence, and is a collection of photographs and newspaper clippings outlining his career. It also contains correspondence written to Mrs. Johnson concerning her husband.

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Dates:
1909
Size:
0.56 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0237
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of newspaper clippings and gives a complete account of the many contests of the Centennial Exhibition held in St. Louis, Missouri in 1909. The following three St. Louis newspapers are represented: St. Louis Daily Globe Democrat, St. Louis Post Dispatch, and the St. Louis Star. The newspapers also includes much historical inf...

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Creators:
Whitman, Roger B.
Dates:
1909-1911
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet ((7 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0517
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 163 photographs, collected by Whitman, covering early aviation activities in predominantly the United States and France. Aircraft manufacturers represented include: Wright, Curtiss, Bell, Bleriot, Antoinette, Deperdussin, Farman, Voisin, and other American, French, and British designers of the period 1909-1911. The follo...

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