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Creators:
Fairchild, Sherman M.
Dates:
bulk 1900-1945
Size:
10 Cubic Feet (( ))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0952
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consisted of 10 cartons of photographs that were at first loaned, and then donated, from the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences (IAS) in 1968 when they were dissolving their library. After the photographs arrived at NASM, they were divided and placed in the Technical Files. As of 2009, 817 images have been identified and cataloged a...

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Creators:
Slate, Thomas B.
Dates:
bulk 1928-1929
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0039
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eight 4 by 5 inch black and white negatives, with corresponding contact sheets, relating to Thomas Slate's all metal dirigible, The City of Glendale. The images include the dirigible outside a hangar during buoyancy testing, several close-ups of the gondola inside the hangar, one of Thomas Slate holding a model of the Ci...

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Japanese Imperial Aviation Association
Dates:
bulk 1936
Size:
0.49 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of a 5.5 inch by 7.5 inch Japanese Aviation Vocabulary Reference Book, published in 1936 by the Japanese Imperial Aviation Association. This particular book was stamped as belonging to the Japanese Army Aviation Technology Research Office.

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Creators:
Driggs, Laurence La Tourette
Dates:
bulk 1914-1930
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet ((10 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs, mostly from the World War I period. The photographs include pilots, airships, airfields, aerial views and aircraft of World War I, as well as a few photographs from after the war

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Jeffries, John, 1745-1819
Dates:
1807-1836
Size:
0.29 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This item is a ledger containing early American estates, including John Jeffries.

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Creators:
Settle, Thomas G. W.
Dates:
bulk 1932-1998
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists articles, correspondence, photographs, logs and scrapbooks chronicling Tex Settles' historic balloon flights.

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Parker, Evan Jenkins, 1885-1966
Dates:
1908-1966
Size:
328 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0348
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a red scrapbook, with the following title: "Pioneer Dirigible Flights 1908, 1910, 1911." The scrapbook contains photographs, newspaper articles and programs documenting Evan Jenkins Parker's dirigible career and his involvement in the Early Birds.

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Dates:
1889-1910
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 slim legal document box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0075
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Carl Myers (1842-1925) was a meteorologist, photographer and balloonist. In 1875, Myers and his wife Mary ("Carlotta, Queen of the Air") began experimenting with balloons and made their first ascensions in 1880. Myers constructed and flew a variety of balloons and airships, and worked on the following technical advances: he developed a varnishing machine for producing fabrics impervious to hydrogen gas; he produced a portable system for generating hydrogen gas; he patented an apparatus for guiding balloons; and he made the first balloon ascension using natural gas as the lifting medium. Myers manufactured balloons for the U.S. Weather Bureau's rainmaking experiments and also supplied the United States Army Signal Corps (USASC) with twenty-one balloons for use in Spanish American War. Myers retired in 1910. The collection consists of 91 images of the following: balloons, airships, and aeronautical gear in various stages of construction and flight; interior and exterior views of the Carl Myers Balloon Farm; and a number of portraits taken of the family and visitors, including Thomas C. Benbow, a noted pioneering aeronaut. It also contains correspondence written by Myers to Professor Henry Allen (H.A.) Hazen, a meteorologist connected with the United States Signal Office, and one letter to George E. Curtis, head of the U.S. Weather Bureau.

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Creators:
Picheco, Manuel Santana
Dates:
bulk ca. 1910-1929
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0619
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of fifty one black and white, 8 by 10 inch copy prints featuring images of aircraft operating in New York and Long Island in the nineteen teens and twenties. Included are the Junkers-Larsen JL-6 (Junkers F 13 a); Curtiss Condor CO Transport (Condor 18, B-20); Curtiss Thrush (Model 56); Curtiss Tanager (Model 54); Curtiss P-...

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Creators:
Steptoe, Thomas E.
Dates:
1911-1958
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0229
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Included in this collection are numerous photographs of early Sloane, Deperdussen and Bleriot type aircraft. Newspaper clippings, photos and letters pertaining to the establishment of airmail service are an integral part of the collection. Photos of pioneer aviators such as Adolph Pegoud, Alys McKey Bryant, Percival Reid, Agnes Firth, and others ar...

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