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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds
Dates:
1970s-1980s
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-147
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of approximately 3000 Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) images of bird feathers created by Roxie C. Laybourne, a pioneering forensic scientist at the Smithsonian Institution. Her expertise in identifying bird feathers helped government agencies and jet engine manufacturers take measures to keep birds away from aircraft...

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Creators:
Culver, H. Paul, 1893-1964
Dates:
1918
Size:
0.4 Cubic Feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0401
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook compiled by H. Paul Culver containing news clippings, articles, photographs, an invoice book, an annotated route map, and other documentation relating to the initiation of airmail service.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum, Dept. of Aeronautics
Dates:
1993-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial correspondence and memoranda from the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), Aeronautics Department, documenting the history of aeronautics, NASM exhibitions, and professional activities. Department correspondents include Samuel B. Fishbein, Museum Specialist; R. E. G. Davies, Curator of Air Transport; ...

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Creators:
Mayo, Alred Miskin, 1917-
Dates:
1958-1965
Size:
0.55 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0178
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of manuscripts and papers published by Mayo between 1958-65. The material covers mainly space-related topics, generally revolving around human factors, as well as NASA activities and space program benefits.

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Creators:
Soubiran, Robert
Dates:
1914-1927
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0230
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This photo collection is comprised of copyrighted photographs of the campaigns of the Foreign Legion and the Franco-American Squadron, known as the Lafayette Escadrille, during World War I. This collection also contains aerial views of Washington, DC, and photographs of 1920s aircraft. Besides photographs, the collection includes biographical mater...

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Creators:
Livingston, Charles Winfield.
Dates:
bulk 1918
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0764
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 1.5 x 2.5 inch black and white photograph and five 5 x 7 inch black and white photographs. All six photographs were taken at the Aviation General Supply Depot in Richmond, Virginia circa 1918. Also included is a photocopy of Livingston's appointment to Sergeant, First Class, 635th Air Supply Squadron of the United St...

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Dates:
1944
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 film reel))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This donation consists of one 16mm b&w film, entitled 'Seekrieg.' This film is a silent German documentary which contains footage of German Naval Operations at the Battle of Jutland on May 31st, 1916. This film includes footage of float planes.

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Dates:
bulk 1924
Size:
0.58 Cubic feet ((2 shoeboxex))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0061
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This box of sixty-nine 3 by 4 inch glass slides appears to be a prepared set chronicling the flight of the Douglas World Cruisers and the first World Flight by the United States Army Air Corps in 1924.

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Dates:
bulk 1916-1917
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Dates:
1941-1942
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0043
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of four volumes of 'Survey of Central African Seaports and Air Routes.' The volumes include photographs, charts, and pages of text, gathered during 139 days of travel covering approximately 16,000 miles through Central Africa. The purpose of the survey was to assist the Departments [War? or a department in Pan Am?] in deter...

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