Query: Motor industry
George A. Page Jr. Collection
Creators:
Page, George Augustus, Jr., 1892-1983
Dates:
1921-1977
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0126
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material documenting Page's aviation career: membership cards and licenses; log books; newspaper and magazine articles; biographical material; and photographs.

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Aircraft Technical Notebook [Furman]
Creators:
Furman, Lelia F.
Dates:
Circa 1943
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one notebook, measuring approximately 6.5 by 9 inches, of technical information gathered by Lelia F. Furman for use in the course of her work as a hydraulic inspector for the Eastern Aircraft Division of General Motors.

This collection is in English.

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General Motors EV1 Records
Creators:
General Motors Corporation
Dates:
1990-2005
bulk 1993-1999
Size:
3 Cubic feet (7 boxes, 2 oversize folders )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0912
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection documents the design, testing, production and promotion of the first zero-emission electric car produced by a major car company, the General Motors EV1. The materials include photographs, promotional booklets and marketing, press coverage, and publications, as well as design details and specifications, describing the process by which this ambitious and controversial vehicle was produced and released to the public in the mid- to late 1990s. This collection would be of interest to researchers in the areas of innovative design, automobile marketing, environmental initiatives, and the automotive industry.

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Clark Maddock Collection
Creators:
General Motors Corporation
Maddock, Clark, 1912-1988
Frederick, Jeffry A.
Dates:
1931 - 1994
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1346
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and career of Clark Maddock, from his early years as a bandleader, through his work in the advertising industry and subsequent retirement. There are clippings and a few photographs relating to his musical career, but most of the collection relates to his work in the …

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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records - Patent Files
Creators:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company
Dates:
1906-1947
Size:
9 Cubic feet (18 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The years before World War I were spent in patent litigation for aviation pioneers Glenn Curtiss and Orville and Wilbur Wright.

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Willys-Overland Company Photographs
Creators:
Willys-Overland Motors, Inc.
Dates:
1914-1917
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1442
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents World War I ordnance shell production at the Willys-Overland Company and its sub-contractor, Tillotson Manufacturing Company, Toledo, Ohio.

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James V. Martin Scrapbook
Creators:
Martin, James V. (James Vernon), 1885-1956
Dates:
1910-1956
bulk 1910-1916
Size:
0.56 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0236
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of newspaper clippings and photos of James V. Martin's aviation exploits, 1910-1916. of the 1910 - 1916 era.

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Nordyke & Marmon Aviation Plant Photograph Album
Creators:
Nordyke & Marmon Company
Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0250
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Marmon Motor Car Company, owned by Nordyke & Marmon Company of Indianapolis, Indiana, was one of several automotive companies that was awarded contracts to produce Liberty aircraft engines during World War I. Hall-Scott also licensed Nordyke & Marmon to produce some of their aircraft engines. This collection consists of a photo album documenting the construction of Nordyke & Marmon Company's aviation plant, as well as operations at the completed factory. There is also a sheet in the front of the album which lists captions and dates for each photograph contained in the album.

This collection is in English.

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Dr. Arthur Nutt Papers
Creators:
Nutt, Arthur, 1895-1983
Dates:
1915-1981
bulk 1915-1945
Size:
5.57 Cubic feet (15 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0115
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Arthur Nutt was an aeronautical engineer specializing in engine design.

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James Cunningham, Son and Company Photographs
Creators:
James Cunningham, Son and Company (Rochester, New York)
Dates:
1908-1964
bulk 1908-1929
Size:
10 Cubic feet (18 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1193
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of glass plate negatives and photographic prints of the glass plate negatives depicting horse-drawn hearses (funeral wagons), carriages, and ambulances and motorized vehicles produced by James Cunningham, Son and Company from approximately 1908 to 1929. The majority of the glass plates and photographic prints depict horse-drawn hearses, but there are some motorized vehicles.

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