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Creators:
Fokker B.V.
Dates:
1970-1996
Size:
23 Cubic feet ((5 records center boxes) (39 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains information on the later aircraft models produced by Fokker, mostly from their PropJetLine and JetLine product lines. The following types of materials are included: 20 films and video tapes; comparison reports with competitors' short and medium haul airliners; brochures and information sheets on competitors; color photograp...

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Dates:
1755-1963
bulk 1755-1919
Size:
3.28 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0923
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 3.28 cubic feet of early periodicals, articles, pamphlets, and other publications relating to various aspects of aviation including kites; balloons; events relating to aviation; personalities involved in aviation; aerial navigation; airships; airplanes; aerial combat; models; and aerial photography. The majority of writings in the collection date to the time period from 1755 through 1919, but there some later pieces dating to the 1920s through the 1960s. Most of the items in the collection are in English, but there are also some writings in French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, and Portuguese.

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Dates:
bulk 1920s
Size:
Enter vol amt Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0026
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of eleven black and white photographs of the following: five 8 by 10 inch photographs of the ex-German destroyer G102 and the USS Indiana, destroyed in the anti-ship bombing demonstrations in 1921; one six by eight inch photograph of aircraft lined up for review at Langley Field, VA, in May of 1921; one six by eight inch ae...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
bulk 1920-1970
Size:
71.32 Cubic feet ((211 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0572
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following four series: "A" Negative Caption Card Series; Subject Index Card Series; Mounted File Print Series; and the "A" Negative Series.

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Creators:
Gorrell, Edgar S. (Edgar Staley), 1891-1945
Dates:
1893-1943
Size:
3.95 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains documents relating mainly to Gorrell's activities as president of the Air Transportation Association of America. The materials include copies of Gorrell's addresses and Congressional testimony, as well as press clippings concerning Gorrell's activities. The collection also includes albums of World War I vintage photographs collected by or presented to Gorrell.

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Dates:
circa 1967-1968
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder, 6 gelatin silver print photographs, 5 negatives)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1218
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

There is a long-standing tradition in the Bermuda Islands of building and flying kites as part of Easter celebrations occurring on Good Friday. This collection consists of six black and white photographs prepared circa 1967-1968 by the Bermuda News Bureau for a story on Bermuda kite flying showing the final preparation, blessing, and launch of a very large hexagonal kite from a hilltop in Bermuda.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1903-1925
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-162
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and related materials dealing with the function and administration of the Office of the Secretary during the tenures of Samuel P. Langley and Charles Doolittle Walcott. Correspondents include Alexander Graham Bell, the Bureau of American Ethnology, the Interstate Commerce Commission, the Library of ...

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Creators:
United States. Navy
Germany
Dates:
1941-1946
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0409
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of microfilmed translations of documents which were captured in Germany and compiled and microfilmed by the US Navy. The documents cover a variety of topics including long-range bombers, aircraft propulsion, infrared research, optics, turbomachines, flutter research, torpedoes, radar, as well as other technical topics.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
Hardesty, Von, 1939-
Dates:
1917-2000
bulk 1981-1986
Size:
13.38 Cubic feet (11 legal document boxes, 1 shoe box (5 x 8 inches), 6 records center boxes )
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of background material collected in support of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) exhibit "Black Wings: The American Black in Aviation" (opened in 1982) and its companion book (published 1983) by curators Von Hardesty and Dominick Pisano, a related symposium, educational materials, and a travelling version of the exhibit. The collection contains photographs and textual materials used in the exhibit and book, internal correspondence and memoranda, and a large amount of material gathered for research purposes but not used in any "Black Wings" production.

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Creators:
Mills, George H., 1895-1975
Dates:
circa 1920s-1950s
bulk 1930-1949
Size:
13.39 Cubic feet (24 legal document boxes; 7 flatboxes)
14.95 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The George Henry Mills Collection was donated to the National Air and Space Museum in 1994 by Mills' daughter, Mrs. Georgia Mills Head.

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