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Creators:
Webster, Lewis Selwyn, 1892-1957
Dates:
1917-1952
Size:
0.79 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2010.0041
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to the long military career (1918-1948) of aviator Lewis Selwyn Webster, including five of Webster's pilot's log books as well as numerous photographs, letters, news clippings, and other documents. A small section of the collection pertains to Webster's son, Lewis Frazer Webster, who served with the U.S. Air Force and was killed in action in Korea in 1952.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Department
Dates:
1982-2015
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-301
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Air and Space Museum, Archives Department (formerly the Archives Division) as well as its involvement in projects and programs. The bulk of these files were created and maintained by Thomas F. Soapes, Chair, 1990-2005, and Marilyn F. Graskowiak, Chair, 2005- ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Aeronautics Division
Dates:
1991-1997, 2001-2012
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Dorothy Cochrane, Curator, documenting her activities as speaker coordinator for the General Electric Aviation Lecture Series, the Charles A. Lindbergh Memorial Lecture, and other programs at the National Air and Space Museum and the Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center, as well as conferences and symposiums ...

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Creators:
Healy, Roy
Dates:
bulk 1930s-1960s
Size:
8 Cubic feet ((8 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection of papers consists of approximately 8 cubic feet of material chronicling Roy Healy's lifelong interest in rocketry and his career as a rocket engineer. The collection includes correspondence; technical manuals; technical drawings; book manuscripts; articles; reports; slides; photographic prints; publications; scrapbooks; and pamphle...

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Dates:
Circa 1917 to 1969
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0895
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

"The Foggiani" is the term used to refer to American military aviators who were trained in Foggia, Italy during World War I at the Eighth Aviation Instruction Center. In 1969, some of the Foggiani returned to Italy for a reunion trip organized by the Italian Ministry of Defense and the Italian Air Force. This collection consists of scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence, and news clippings related to The Foggiani, both in terms of training and service in World War I and of the 1969 return trip to Italy made by some of the pilots.

This collection contains materials in English and materials in Italian.

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Creators:
Upson, Ralph Hazlett, 1888-1968
Dates:
1911-1968
bulk 1940-1960
Size:
7 Cubic feet (21 boxes )
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0177
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains Upson's papers and notebooks. The material consists of notebooks, both general (1911-35) and experimental (1928-68) and reference files on a variety of aeronautical subjects. The collection also contains material from Upson's teaching career, as well as miscellaneous personal documents.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Aeronautics Division
Dates:
1989-1998
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Tom D. Crouch, Chairman, 1990-1998, documenting the administrative matters of the Aeronautics Division. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, planning documents, notes, reports, meeting minutes, agreements, inventories, brochures, color images, clippings, information pack...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
175 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.B
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Technical Reference Files comprise an artificial collection that currently contains 1,900 cubic feet of aviation and space related materials, organized in 22 subject series. File materials include photographs, press releases, clippings, correspondence, reports, and brochures, on individuals, organizations, events, and objects.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1972-2007
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Donald S. Lopez, Deputy Director, documenting the administration of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM) and outreach performed by Lopez on behalf of NASM. Lopez held various positions at the National Air and Space Museum beginning in 1972 and became Deputy Director in 1983. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Moonwatch Division
Dates:
1956-1975
Size:
24 cu. ft. (24 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 255
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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