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Correspondence of Octave Chanute

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Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives  Search this
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910  Search this
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910 -- Correspondence  Search this
13 Volumes ((various pagings), ill., 28 cm.)
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General note:
Title transcribed from typed t.p.
Carbon copy of the original typewritten transcript housed in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress. The date of creation for the transcript is unknown.
Leaves are printed on the recto side only.
Arranged alphabetically by correspondent, with chronological sub-arrangement. Includes letters written by or to Chanute.
A subject index (including personal names) for the set is bound in v. 1.
Local Notes:
NASMRB copy is imperfect: v. 10 is wanting.

NASMRB copy has bookplate: Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences. Presented by the Library of Congress to the Aeronautical Archives. With the printed label for the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences mounted on the front covers and its embossed stamp on the t.p.'s.

NASMRB copy has stamp on t.p.: Smithsonian Libraries, Aug. 3, 1973; accession nos.: 11114-11125.

NASMRB copy of v. 4 has 5 carbon copies of letters on yellow paper laid in; the NASMRB copy of v. 5 also has two leaves laid in.
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