National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Aeronautics Department Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Aeronautics Division Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Department of Aeronautics Search this
34.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
15 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Series Level Description
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Chronologic and Alphabetic
Consists of correspondence documenting contact between Aeronautics Department staff and other historians, museum professionals, aviation and military organizations, corporations, aviation consultants, government agencies, and the general public. Earlier correspondence dates back to when the Aeronautics Department was known as the Aeronautics Division and, prior to 1997, the Department of Aeronautics. Materials include correspondence, notes, reports, articles, visitor comment forms, photographs, memoranda, clippings, postcards, newsletters, and drawings. Some materials are electronic format.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520