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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1957-1962, 1981-1995, 2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the John A. Simpson Papers Project in which curators at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM) assisted. Simpson, a physicist and space scientist, was the Director of the Enrico Fermi Institute at the University of Chicago. He also served as the Martin Marietta Chair in Space History at the...

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Creators:
Boeing Company
Dates:
1965-1968
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of manuals, reports and drawings concerning the development of Boeing's supersonic transport. The collection also contains materials discussing rival designs to the Boeing SST, such as the Tupolev TU-144.

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Creators:
Foulke, Dr.
Dates:
1784
Size:
0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0524
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a ticket from Doctor Foulke to George Washington for Foulke's pneumatics lecture and the first balloon exhibit in America. Framed with the ticket is a letter from Washington, regretting that he cannot attend the lecture.

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Dates:
bulk 1914-1918
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0590
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This small collection is comprised of photographs of a large variety of subjects relating to World War I German aviation. Contained herein are images of personalities such as Captain Oswald Boelke and General Ernst Udet, images of aircraft (mostly German) including various models of Fokker, Farman, Nieuport, Vickers and Bristol aircraft and contemp...

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Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0638
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of several photographs of the Messerschmitt Me 262A-2a/U-2 Sturmvogel and a photo of the crew of the 99th Service Squadron with the Junkers Ju 388L-1 that would later be included in the National Air and Space Museum's aircraft collection.

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Dates:
1850
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0997
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Wurstelprater balloon ascendance poster and related ticket, 1850.

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Creators:
Eastman, Ross F.
Dates:
bulk 1943-1954
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2005.0057
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of an Aviators Flight Log Book belonging to United States Coast Guard Radioman Ross F. Eastman; the logbook records entries for the period July 23, 1943, through November 21, 1947, when Eastman was based at US Coast Guard Air Station Salem, on Winter Island in Salem, Massachusetts. Highlights include coastal patrols, rescue...

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Dates:
bulk 1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 15 color slides of various pages of propaganda leaflets. Some appear to be duplicates.

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Creators:
Janeczek, Edwin.
Dates:
bulk 1940s
Size:
0.18 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2010.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of ninety-nine black and white prints (with 32 corresponding negatives), most of Piper L-4 and L-5 Grasshoppers, but also including shots of Martin (Glenn L.) B-26 Marauder (Model 179). This collection also contains Janeczek's Maintenance Inspection Record and related documentation for his work on Boeing B-17Gs, and the Jul...

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Creators:
McKeon, Patrick
Dates:
bulk 1944-1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the target bomb run diary (three typewritten pages) of Patrick McKeon, a bombardier for the 8th Air Force, 34th Bombardment Group from May 24, 1944 to January 2, 1945. The collection also contains one 8 by 10 inch black and white photograph of the 34th Bombardment group's Belchin' Bessie Consolidated B-24 Liberator with ...

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