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Creators:
Brower, Joseph.
Dates:
bulk 1955 - 1986
Size:
0.68 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes Swissair navigational charts, Selected Stars Epoch 1960, aircraft position chart, passenger tickets and baggage checks and trip log (Flug Report); United Air Lines navigational charts, proficiency reports, and monthly flight time records; Lufthansa route forecasts, navigation logs, and weather maps; manuals, including Gyro ...

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Dates:
1958-1962
Size:
10.9 Cubic Feet ((10 records center boxes) (2 11x14x25 transfiles))
10.4 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains documents relating to the 1958-62 Autogiro Company of America vs. the United States. The collection includes transcripts of hearings and copies of patents and contracts relevant to the case.

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Creators:
The Aviation Foundation of America, Inc.
Dates:
bulk 2003
Size:
1.04 Cubic Feet ((4 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material relating to the planning, execution, and media coverage of the 2003 National Air Tour (NAT): newspaper and magazine articles; NAT comments received from the public; NAT promotional vhs and dvds; NAT period music cd; set of six photo cds (a summary set sent out to NAT participants); numerous cds sen...

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Creators:
Collins, Martin
Dates:
1985-1990
Size:
2.35 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Rand History Project Interviews constitute one of several oral history projects conducted within the National Air and Space Musuem's Department of Space History. The principal investigator for this project was Martin Collins and the following individuals were interviewed: Bruno Augenstein, Robert Bacher (with Lee DuBridge), Edward Barlow, Robert Belzer, Paul Blasingame, Edward Bowles, Frank Collbohm, Merton Davies, Richard Frick, Lawrence Henderson, Charles Hitch, Amrom Katz, Scott King, Burt Klein, David Novick, Malcolm Palmatier, Ernst Plessett, Edward Quade, Arthur Raymond, Ben Rumph, Robert Salter, Bernard Schriever, Gustave Shubert, Robert Specht, Hans Speier, George Tanham, Crawford Thompson, and Albert Wohlstetter.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Astronautics
Dates:
1965-1984, with materials dating from circa 1953
Size:
32 cu. ft. (64 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 398
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection deals chiefly with Durant's tenure as Assistant Director for Astronautics at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Perhaps the single topic of greatest interest is the effort to obtain a building for NASM, which was accomplished on July 1, 1976, when the new museum opened. A parallel theme concerns the drive to plan and com...

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Creators:
United States. Air Force. Engineering Drawing Section
Dates:
[ca. 1910s-1940s]
Size:
? Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0521
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 8000 reels of 35 mm microfilm engineering drawings of aircraft and engines from the early years through World War II. The microfilm contains engineering drawings, reports, and standards covering aircraft, engines, and other equipment used by the USAF and its predecessors. The original documents filmed were in a variety o...

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Creators:
Ewing, Kenneth C. "Ken", 1931-2014
Dates:
1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 35mm color slides relating to Kenneth C. "Ken" Ewing and his service with the 336th Fighter Squadron in South Korea in 1954.

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Creators:
Benson, Leslie A. A.
Dates:
1917-1919
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0047
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists mostly of photographs of AEF aircraft and crews on the field, with photos both loose and in a scrapbook. Documents and unit patches are also to be found in these materials. Folder 1: Includes Benson's AEF Identity Card, a clipping and photo of Benson, seemingly taken from a scrapbook and various photographs of World War I a...

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Creators:
Nichols, Earle
Dates:
1918-1919
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 45 photographs relating to Nichols and the 163rd Aero Squadron. The images include: aerial views of air fields; 2nd Day Bombardment Group photographs and group photographs of the 163rd and the 100th Aero squadrons; wrecked aircraft; air-to-air photographs of aircraft and dirigibles; and ground shots of aircraft, mostly D...

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Creators:
Leininger, William H., 1894-1991
Dates:
1917-1926
Size:
1.59 Cubic feet ((1 records center box) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material documenting Leininger's World War I career: letters to his family, 1917-1919; a scrapbook containing photographs from his World War I experiences; a 1917 diary; orders and military papers; and his autobiography: 'The Restless Eagle.'

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