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Creators:
Moisant, John, 1868-1910
Moisant, Alfred, 1862-1929
Moisant, Matilde, 1887-1964
Dates:
1910-1912
Size:
5 Cubic feet (3 oversized boxes)
Please handle the scrapbooks very carefully, as they are in poor condition due to general use.
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0535
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This Moisant Family Scrapbooks consist of three oversized scrapbooks containing newspaper accounts of the Moisants' flying escapades, as well as press releases and writings. The articles also discuss the following aviators who were involved with the Moisants: Harriet Quimby, Roland Garros, Rene Barrier, Rene Simon, John J. Frisbie, Charles Hamilton, and Shakir S. Jerwan.

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Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.46 Cubic feet ((2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0342
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Ellington Field Albums Collection consists of scrapbooks of photographs taken in and around Ellington Field, Texas, during World War I. The photographs document troop training, equipment, and facilities at the field. The scrapbooks also include photographs taken at ceremonies commemorating the death of the French ace Georges Guynemer in 1917.

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Creators:
Stewart, John P.
Dates:
bulk 1950s-2000s
Size:
28 Cubic feet ((50 containers))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 28 cubic feet of photographic material, including an estimated 55,250 color slides and 41,300 black and white cut negatives of aircraft and airlines, predominately shot by John P. Stewart.

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Dates:
1910
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0932
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Zeppelin Company, founded in 1908 by Ferdinand von Zeppelin, was a pioneer company renowned for its airships and transoceanic commercial air service. This collection consists of three copies of a pop-up model of a Zeppelin airship, dated 1910, printed in full color and with parts marked by number.

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Creators:
Jourdan, David W.
Long, Elgen Marion, 1927-
Dates:
1959-1998
Size:
5 Cubic feet (Four record center boxes.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of 156 separate interviews or sound sources collected by Elgen Long while he was researching and writing his book, Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solved which promotes the theory that Amelia Earhart's aircraft came to rest at the bottom of the ocean near Howland Island.

This collection is in English.

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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:
Halaby, Najeeb E., 1915-
Dates:
undated
Size:
10.43t Cubic feet ((18 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0004
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of newspaper clippings, video tapes, photographs, scrapbooks, speeches, correspondence, and certificates relating to the aviation career of Najeeb Halaby.

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Creators:
Robinson, Raun
Dates:
1959
Size:
0.02 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2022.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Raun Robinson (died 1975) was an engineer with North American Aviation who worked on numerous aircraft, including the North American X-15. This collection consists of sixteen color 3D stereographic slides taken by Raun Robinson of the North American X-15-1 (s/n 56-6670) during one of the aircraft's early test flights.

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Creators:
Petersen, Carl W.
Dates:
1886
Size:
0.13 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1027
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Petersen's American Aerial Navigation company circular, stationery, and stock certificate.

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Dates:
1700s to 1930s
Size:
0.35 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0254
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook, largely concerned with ballooning in France. Many items in the scrapbook are illustrations of early balloon flights, and there are illustrations of imaginary air vehicles, some of which are quite fanciful. The scrapbook also contains content pertaining to airships and aircraft.

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