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Creator:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Department of Aeronautics  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility  Search this
Air Traffic Control (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Air Transportation (Exhibition) (1976-2006: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Exhibition Flight (Exhibition) (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
General Aviation (Exhibition) (1976-1983: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Golden Age of Flight (Exhibition) (1984-2019: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Model Airplanes for Fun (Exhibition) (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Sea-Air Operations (Exhibition) (1976-2019: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution at the Royal Scottish Museum (Exhibition) (1984: Edinburgh, Scotland)  Search this
United States Customs Service Air Interdiction Program (Exhibition) (1987-1988: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Vertical Flight (Exhibition) (1976-1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
World War I Aviation (Exhibition) (1976-1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
World War II Aviation (Exhibition) (1976-2019: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Date:
1971
1971-1988
Notes:
Electronic List in accession file.
Folder List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
This accession documents exhibitions created by the Aeronautics Division for the opening of the National Air and Space Museum in 1976 as well as updates, revisions, and new exhibitions in the late 1970s and early 1980s. This accession also documents exhibitions at the smaller museum located at the Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility during the same time period. Exhibitions documented include "Golden Age of Flight," "Air Transportation," "Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution at the Royal Scottish Museum," "General Aviation," "United States Customs Service Air Interdiction Program," "Sea-Air Operations," "World War I Aviation," "World War II Aviation," "Exhibition Flight," "Model Airplanes for Fun," "Air Traffic Control," and "Vertical Flight." Materials include scripts, label texts, images, correspondence, research, indices, object information, and related materials.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Aeronautical museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 07-141
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1971-2017 [National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Aeronautics Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_270842