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Creators:
Preddy, George E., 1919-1944
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
2 Cubic Feet ((5 film reels))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0066
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This footage consists of five reels of film. The footage includes Preddy's combat footage, including most of his aerial victories through August 6, 1944 and some of this strafing mission footage. In addition, there is also gun camera footage of Preddy firing at two targets and ground targets in 1943.

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Creators:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910
Dates:
1886-1926
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0489
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of newspaper clippings dating from 1886-1926; correspondence from Sept. 1904-September 1922; glass negatives and lantern slides; publications dating from 1886-1910; and a variety of photographs. Images represented include the Chanute biplane hang glider used in St. Louis in 1904, miscellaneous gliders, Chanute's gliding expe...

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Creators:
Northwest Airlines, Inc.
Dates:
1960-1996
Size:
19.62 Cubic feet ((18 records center boxes))
18.72 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 89 obsolete training and orientation films used by Northwest Airlines, Inc. and 87 obsolete technical manuals for aircraft in the Northwest fleet. The technical manuals include material on the following types of aircraft: Boeing 707, 727, 747; Douglas DC-9; and McDonnell Douglas DC-10 and MD-80.

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Creators:
Tynan, John E.
Dates:
1916-1974
bulk 1916-1918
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The scrapbook documents Tynan's career in aviation, through training and active duty with photographs of personnel, activities and equipment. This includes aerial photographs of of France, and also numberous photographs of German, French, British, Italian and American aircraft, the cannon "Big Bertha" and numerous photographs documenting battlefiel...

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Creators:
Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA)
Dates:
[ca. 1970s-1990s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following: copies of 'Ahlan Wasahlan' (the in-flight magazine for Saudia); staff publications, 'Saudia World' and 'Sales News'; brochures, booklets, and reports on Saudia; Saudia First Class Menu and material on their food catering; miscellaneous magazine and newspaper articles; and a Saudia 'Flight Operation Trainin...

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Creators:
Tait, Trevor S.
Dates:
1917-1918
Size:
0.38 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook consists of photographs of Tait and his fellow cadets, plane maneuvers, gun camera photos, and newspaper clippings. Included in the collection but separate from the scrapbook are pages from a memoranda/address book, a brief memoir written by Tait in the early 1980s, and several official army certificates such as his training diplomas...

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Creators:
Staley, George E.
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the 22 color slides taken by Staley during his stay in Tinian. The images are of Tinian and units stationed there, including aircraft of the 509th Composite Group, the 6th Bomb Group, and the 504th Bomb Group. A few slides show 'Enola Gay' and her crew (with Colonel Paul Tibbets), and scenes of men celebrating the 'Enola...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
circa 1989-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials associated with the Smithsonian Video Collection. The Smithsonian Video Collection was a joint venture with Eastman Kodak Company to provide videos featuring Smithsonian Institution collections and research to the general public. A total of six one-hour programs (only five are represented i...

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Creators:
Weems, Philip Van Horn (P. V. H.)
Dates:
circa 1905-circa 2005
Size:
101.81 Cubic feet ( 209 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Philip Van Horn (P. V. H. ) Weems Papers contain 79 cu. ft. of materials related to his life and career.

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Creators:
Crouch, Tom D.
Dates:
1987-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the personal papers of Tom D. Crouch, curator and historian. Crouch was Curator of Engineering and Industry at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) until 1990 before becoming Curator of Aeronautics, Curator, and eventually Senior Curator at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Crouch served on the ...

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