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Creators:
Thaden, Louise (McPhetridge), 1905-1979
Dates:
1925-1949
Size:
2.18 Cubic feet (2 records center boxes)
2.08 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs, news clippings, and correspondence documenting Thaden's aviation career.

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Creators:
Johnston, S. Paul (Samuel Paul), 1899-
Dates:
1936-1964
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of speeches by S. Paul Johnston, travel notes, and materials from the President's Air Policy Commission and the President's Airport Commission, on which Johnston served. Also includes photographs of the President's Air Policy Commission.

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Creators:
Brown, Ray, 1896-1946
Dates:
bulk 1917 -1946
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Ray W. Brown (1896-1946) was the Manager of the Aviation Department for General Tire and Rubber Company in Akron Ohio, and received a NAA award for being the first pilot to guide an airplane entirely by radio directional compass. Besides his military flying, Brown learned to fly at Gerstner Field, Louisiana, in 1917, when he joined the US Army Air ...

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Creators:
Lathrap, Philip
Dates:
bulk 1960s-2002
Size:
5 Cubic Feet ((33 containers))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0043
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 8500 color slides of aircraft taken by Philip Lathrap. The slides include both civilian and military aircraft shot at air shows, air bases, airports, and museums around the world, including the United States, Canada, England, China, and Russia. The slide mounts are individually labeled and the collection co...

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Creators:
Kettreing, Charles
Dates:
bulk 1917-1920
Size:
0.11 Cubic Feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 35 mm reel of microfilm containing "A" size drawings of the Kettering Bug (Aerial Torpedo), and an 8.5 by 11 inch handwritten index to drawings entitled, "Experimental No's 1 to 3499."

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Dates:
bulk 1930-2001
Size:
6 Cubic Feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0043
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of six cubic feet of material mostly relating to the Pan Am Communications Department and their work in Latin America. This material includes the following types of material: photographs, charts, drawings, weather memos, reports and manuals. This collection also includes material relating to Pan Am employees, such as retire...

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Dates:
bulk 2013
Size:
36 digital prints
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 36 original digital illustrations drawn for, and used in, NASM's Time and Navigation Exhibit.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1961-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-234
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Martin J. Collins, Curator, which document his activities as Co-Director of the Glennan-Webb-Seamans Project for Research in Space History. Based at and using the resources of the National Air and Space Museum, the Project provides coordination among varied repositories of space history records, pu...

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Creators:
Benton, Jay B.
Dates:
bulk 1909-1913
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0777
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 272 page scrapbook of newspaper articles, photographs of Jay B. Benton, photographs of his balloon, and photographs taken from the balloon. The articles are from various periodicals including Boston Evening Transcript, Boston Post, Boston Herald, Boston Daily Globe, The Republican, New York Times, The Rochester Heral...

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Creators:
United States. Department of State
Dates:
1915-1916
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1181
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Lawrence Burst Sperry (1892-1923) was a pilot and inventor who is best known for creating the first autopilot and artificial horizon, as well as other aircraft instruments and developing landing gear for use on flying boats. This collection consists of a passport issued to Lawrence Burst Sperry by the US Department of State.

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