A. Roy Knabenshue Collection
This collection contains approximately three and a half cubic feet of material relating to the life and career of A. Roy Knabenshue. The collection includes correspondence, photographic material, drawings of aircraft, and flight records.
Alfred Edward Moore Collection
Moore, Alfred Edward
This collection consists of two letters from Henry Allen Hazen to Alfred Edward Moore as well as two news clippings.
Dr. John Jeffries Estate Book
This item is a ledger containing early American estates, including John Jeffries.
Jeannette Piccard Documents and Copy Prints
This collection consists of items sent from Jeannette Piccard to National Air and Space Museum curator Claudia Oakes about her 1934 flight.
Arthur T. Atherholt Collection
This collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, a speech, flight logs, and maps documenting Atherholt's balloon racing career.
C. F. Ritchel Ballooning Scrapbook
Charles Francis Ritchel was a mechanic and general inventor, who by the mid-1880s claimed to have obtained 150 patents for various devices. This scrapbook consists of material relating to Ritchel's flights and activities between 1878 and 1901.
A. Leo Stevens Glass Plate Photography Collection
0.89 Linear feet
This collection consists of 37 glass negatives, 22 glass lantern slides, and 4 transparencies depicting the life and career of Stevens, circa 1900-1915. There are also corresponding negatives and contact prints for these 63 images.
George Coleman Newspaper Article
George Coleman developed an airship in Ohio in 1877. This collection consists of the Thursday, May 17, 1877 issue of the Holmes County Republican, Volume VII, Number 40. The front page of the newspaper features an article on Coleman.
Salomon A. Andree 1896 Polar Expedition Collection
This collection consists of material relating to Salomon Andrée's unsuccessful 1896 expedition, including: two oversized prints; a photograph album labeled "Spitsbergen, 1896" which includes images of life on board the ship Virgo and the Örnen balloon; and a scrapbook containing mostly Swedish newspaper article accounts of the journey.
Thomas G. W. "Tex" Settle Collection
This collection consists articles, correspondence, photographs, logs and scrapbooks chronicling Tex Settles' historic balloon flights.