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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1997-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images in a variety of formats of objects and other items displayed in the "Star Wars: The Magic of the Myth" exhibition which was on view at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM) from October 31, 1997, through January 31, 1999. The images, many of which were taken by the Smithsonian Institution's Office of I...

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Creators:
Hammer, William Joseph, 1858-1934
Dates:
1881-1934
bulk 1905-1915
Size:
5.66 Cubic feet (13 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0074
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection is the result of Major Hammer's passion for amassing material related to aeronautics and technology, and it is arranged into eleven series: articles, clippings, correspondence, drawings and blueprints, leaflets, legislation, minutes, miscellaneous, photographs, programs and publications. Housed in 23 folders, the correspondence is the most comprehensive series, reflecting the original order which grouped the letters into series by topic. Much of the correspondence concerns the planning of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration of 1909, and the involvement of Wilbur Wright and Glenn Curtiss. There is also a scrapbook of black and white photographs providing front and side views of specified airplanes. Each page has 3 photos showing different views of the same plane accompanied by a label with additional information. (See written copy for details. Also, please see information written on 8x11 notebook paper.)

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Creators:
Zisfein, Melvin B.
Dates:
1947-1995 and undated
Size:
3.43 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Included in this collection are articles, reports, notebooks, photographs, slides, and certificates and awards. There is very little personal correspondence, but papers written by Zisfein contained in this collection seem to represent some of his major writings. Of special note are 15 notebooks kept by Zisfein at NASM, which contain notes ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Assistant Director for Development
Dates:
circa 1986-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 354
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the work of the Development Office for the exhibition, "Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age," which explored computers and flight, and the Glennan-Webb-Seamans Project to establish a clearinghouse on sources for studying space history and to encourage scholarship in, and preservation of, these sources. The...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1976, 1991-1999, and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of slides documenting events, exhibitions, and facilities associated with the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Subjects include the construction and opening of the NASM building on the Mall; planning for the Stephen F. Udvar-Hazy Center; the 30th Anniversary video; the exhibitions GPS: A New Constellation, Arriba!:...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Air and Space Museum website as it existed on May 31, 2016, and again on July 5, 2016. The website was redesigned between the two crawls. It consists of information about the museum, including its Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and its exhibitions, collections, staff, research, programs, and events. T...

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Creators:
Zimmberly, Albert.
Dates:
bulk 1944-1974
Size:
0.68 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0023
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes exhibits of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, before the Civil Aeronautics Board relating to certificates and amendments under Section 401 of the Civil Aeronautics Act of 1938, as amended (and photocopy of same); supplemental exhibit of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, October 15, 1944, relating to certific...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1980s]
Size:
3.72 Cubic Feet ((3 records center boxes) (1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a product of the material gathered for the book and exhibit, and includes additional information gathered for research but not used in either. The collection is divided into the six following series: 1. The book 2. The exhibit 3. The symposium 4. Biographical files 5. Subject file and study materials 6. Miscellaneous photographs....

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1968, 1970, 1981-2006
Size:
7.3 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (2 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Martin Harwit, Director of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), 1987-1995, documenting plans to exhibit the Enola Gay and the resulting controversy. A script for The Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb and the Origins of the Cold War was released for commen...

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Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
circa 1979-2002
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the professional activities of David H. DeVorkin, Curator of Astronomy, National Air and Space Museum. Materials primarily document DeVorkin's editing of a book for the National Geographic Society titled Beyond Earth: Mapping the Universe, preparation of his own books and manuscripts such a...

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