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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1995-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-248
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "Ocean Planet," one of the Smithsonian Institution's first websites, as it existed on April 23, 2015. A preview of the website was first made available on April 20, 1995, as part of the press preview of the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) website of the same name, but did not officially launch until Ma...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1998-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-143
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the United States Centennial of Flight Commission. The Centennial of Flight Commission was created on November 13, 1998, by the Centennial of Flight Commemoration Act. The purpose of the Commission was to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Orville and Wilbur Wright's fligh...

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Creators:
Harner, Dick
Dates:
bulk 1973-1976
Size:
0.36 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two 8 by 10 inch green notebooks, which chart the construction of the International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Satellite. Book one records from October 1, 1973 until September 16, 1974. Book two records from September 17, 1974 until January 9, 1976. The books contain black and white photographs with related notations.

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Creators:
Oakes, Claudia M.
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
1911-1973
bulk 1911-1940
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0423
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the research material used by curators Robert Mikesh and Claudia Oakes to prepare Exhibition Flight (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1973), a companion volume to the Exhibition Flight exhibit at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC.

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Creators:
O'Keefe, John Aloysius, 1916-
Dates:
undated
Size:
31.61 Cubic Feet ((29 record center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0055
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of twenty-nine cubic feet of the papers of John A. O'Keefe, mostly relating to his study of tektites. The following types of material are included: correspondence, publications by O'Keefe and various authors, photographs, slides, notes, and reports.

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Dates:
bulk 1924
Size:
0.58 Cubic feet ((2 shoeboxex))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0061
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This box of sixty-nine 3 by 4 inch glass slides appears to be a prepared set chronicling the flight of the Douglas World Cruisers and the first World Flight by the United States Army Air Corps in 1924.

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Dates:
bulk 1903-1974
Size:
0.49 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a product of the material gathered for the Flight Testing Exhibit. It includes the following material: technical reports; copy negatives with corresponding photocopies of images used in the exhibit; unidentified miscellaneous negatives which were probably gathered for research but not used in the exhibit; and a script, with negat...

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Creators:
Deutsche Zeppelin-Reederei Company
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one souvenir folio of the August 1929 Tokyo to Los Angeles flight of the Graf Zeppelin No. 127 . The folio, which apparently was given to each passenger, includes photographs of the Zeppelin in flight, under construction, its staterooms, salon, flight deck and also of Count Zeppelin and Dr. Hugo Eckener. Also included in...

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Dates:
bulk 1922
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1988.0091
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This accession includes a map of the flight and seven photographs. Two photos are of the Fairey IIID Mk. II Seaplane "Lusitânia," Three are of the Fairey IIID Seaplane "Santa Cruz," the airplane which made the flight, and one of those three includes the pilots, Carlos Viegas Gago Coutinho and Artur de Sacadura Cabral. The remaining two photos are o...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-326
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Innovations in Flight: Family Day and Outdoor Aviation Display" website, crawled on June 11, 2015, shortly before the event on June 20. The website provides information about the National Air and Space Museum's event of the same name at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Materials are in electronic format.

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