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Creators:
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937
Dates:
bulk 1929
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This item is a letter sent to Joel Schaffer in 1929 by Amelia Earhart. The cover letter is typed, but signed by Amelia Earhart. The packet includes a typed listing of books, compiled by New York University Professor Alexander Klemin for the Guggenheim Foundation, on the subject of aeronautics.

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Dates:
bulk 1916-1919
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of thirteen copy prints of the following World War I aircraft: Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.2B, Sopwith F.1 Camel and Sopwith Pup, Avro Type 504, Ansaldo SVA, and SPAD XIII. There is also a print of an aircraft engine and a print of the Royal Air Force Headquarters No. 2 Fighting School.

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Creators:
Westburg, Peter W., 1914-1984
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
2.2 Cubic feet ((1 map case drawer))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Westburg's original drawings. The material consists of 105 ink-on-mylar detail drawings of 37 aircraft from the 1920s and 1930s. Westburg executed all these drawings between April 1970 and February 1981.

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Creators:
Mooney Aircraft, Inc.
Dates:
bulk 1946-1948
Size:
3.82 Cubic feet ((3 containers))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the original drawings and reports for the Mooney M18 Mite.

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Creators:
Byrne, Paul
Dates:
1939-1944
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0089
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes newspaper and magazine articles on ILS testing and development; ITDC proposal for the system; technical reports with engineering drawings; 24 photos of the Indianapolis testing, 13 with accompanying glass plate transparencies; and 3 autographed photos of pilot Benny Howard, CAA Chief of Radio Development Bill Jackson, and U...

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Creators:
Bleecker, Maitland B., 1903-
Dates:
1926-1937
Size:
0.65 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box) (1 oversized scrapbook))
0.42 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes a scrapbook of newspaper clippings on the helicopter, before the trials; drawings of the helicopter; and prints of paintings of pioneering flights. It also includes reports written by Bleecker, "A Proposal for the Construction of an Experimental Helicopter" (1926); "A Study of Assisted Take-off" (1937); three mimeographed p...

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Creators:
Waco Aircraft Company
Dates:
1947
Size:
5.03 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box) (4 legal document boxes) (55 rolled drawings))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Dates:
bulk 1949
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two photographs and approximately fifty drawings of the Bushby MM-1 Midget Mustang.

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Creators:
Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.21 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0670
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This item consists of a large bound volume of Italian reports that apparently relates to activities carried out by the Istituto Centrale Aeronautico (Central Aeronautical Institute) in the period 1916 through 1917. The volume, labeled "Istituto Sperimentale Aeronautico, Attivita della Sezione Aero-Idro-Dinamica, Anno 1916-1917," consists of bluepri...

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Dates:
1961-1964
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 scrapbook))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0583
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains a variety of documentation pertaining to the Vostok capsule. Included are: engineering drawings by Donald J. Ritchie of the capsule, the cabin instrument panel, the cabin control panel and the ejection seat; detailed pencil drawings of the capsule and the cabin instrumentation, in English and in Russian, most are signed and...

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