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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:
Schrader, Leonard J.
Dates:
1939
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2022.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one brochure, dated 1939, for the Leonard J. Schrader School of Aeronautics which operated in Nauvoo, Illinois from approximately 1940 to 1945.

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Creators:
British Aerospace
Dates:
bulk 1994-2004
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following four manuals: "Avro RJ 85 Pilot Operating Manual," for Mesaba Airlines; "RJ Series Manufacturers Operations Manual," Volumes 1 and II; and a "CBT (Computer Based Training) Study Guide for the Avro RJ." There are also two cockpit training posters of the flight deck with Electronic Flight Instruments System (...

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Creators:
Ritchel, Charles Francis
Dates:
1878-1901
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0325
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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.

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Creators:
Eastman, Ross F.
Dates:
bulk 1943-1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an Aviators Flight Log Book belonging to United States Coast Guard Radioman Ross F. Eastman; the logbook records entries for the period July 23, 1943, through November 21, 1947, when Eastman was based at US Coast Guard Air Station Salem, on Winter Island in Salem, Massachusetts. Highlights include coastal patrols, rescue...

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Creators:
Bowler, Edna Jones
Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This October 1945 letter was written by Edna Jones Bowler to her parents, Frank and Edna Jones in Floral Park, New York. Bowler's fifteen page letter recounts her adventures flying via an unnamed airline from New York to San Diego to join her husband who was serving in the United States Navy.

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Creators:
Jensen, Otto.
Dates:
bulk 1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0073
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of seven 2.5 x 4 black and white photographs taken on October 29, 1910 at the International Aviation Meet at Belmont Park. Pictured in flight are John B. Moisant, Hubert Latham, and Charles K. Hamilton. These photographs were taken during the Gordon Bennett Cup Race, of which Moisant came in second, Latham fourth, and Hamil...

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Dates:
late 1960s
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 can)
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Helio H-370 Propjet Courier was a turboprop powered aircraft developed by Helio in the late 1960s. This collection consists of one regular 8 mm Kodachrome IIA camera original film containing footage of the aircraft.

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Creators:
Kelty, Edward J., 1888-1967
Dates:
1937
Size:
0.02 Cubic feet (1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Casey Jones School of Aeronautics was founded in 1932 in Newark, NJ by Charles S. "Casey" Jones, George Augustus Vaughn, Jr., and Lee D. Warrender. This collection consists of a black and white photograph, taken by Edward J. Kelty, of the "Day School" class of 1937.

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Creators:
Porter, Rufus, 1792-1884
Dates:
bulk 1852
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 7.75 x 5 inch {dollar}5 stock certificate in Aerial Navigation Company, No. 779, dated 19 June 1852, to N. C. Brazeal. The certificate has been mounted.

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