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Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks

Creator:
Jerwan, Shakir S., 1881-1942  Search this
Names:
Moisant Aviation School  Search this
Moisant International Aviators, Inc.  Search this
Audemars, Edmond  Search this
Barrier, Rene  Search this
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957  Search this
Cabrera, Manuel Estrada  Search this
Carranza, Venustiano, General  Search this
Frisbie, John J.  Search this
Garros, Roland  Search this
Jerwan, Shakir S., 1881-1942  Search this
Miller, Bernetta Adams.  Search this
Moisant, Alfred, 1862-1929  Search this
Moisant, Matilde, 1887-1964  Search this
Niles, Charles  Search this
Quimby, Harriet, 1875-1912  Search this
Simon, Rene  Search this
Extent:
0.87 Cubic feet (2 boxes; 1 folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Correspondence
Date:
1911-1919
Summary:
The Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks Collection contains material from the period 1911-1919. During this period, Jerwan was Chief Pilot at the Moisant School of Aviation, Garden City, New York, and Director of Military Aviation for the government of Guatemala.
Scope and Contents:
This collection documents events in Shakir S. Jerwan's career during the period of 1911 to 1919. Scrapbook photographs (many signed) feature Jerwan's pupils and pilots at the Moisant School and of the Moisant International Aviators, including Harriet Quimby, Matilde Moisant, Bernetta Adams Miller, Roland Garros, René Barrier, René Simon and Edmond Audemars. Other photographs include John Frisbie and his man-carrying kites, Charles Niles and his Looper, and Monoplane, Jerwan's flying dog. Also included are a brochure and drawings for the Aeromotor Boat, designed by Shakir Jerwan and his brother, Fuad (Fred) Jerwan. Correspondence includes letters between Shakir Jerwan and Manuel Estrada Cabrera, president of Guatemala, and Venustiano Carranza, later president of Mexico.
Arrangement:
The collection consists of one photographic album and one scrapbook.
Biographical / Historical:
Shakir Saliba Jerwan (1881-1942), the son of a Protestant minister, was born in Beirut, Lebanon, then part of the Ottoman Empire. In 1904, Jerwan immigrated to the United States and became a citizen in 1910. In 1911, he learned to fly, earning F.A.I. license number 54. Jerwan was chief pilot for the Moisant School of Aviation, Garden City, New York from 1912 to 1914. From 1915 to 1919 he served as Director of Military Aviation in Guatemala. Jerwan returned to the United States in 1919. His later career was as a hotelier. He was a member of the Early Birds of Aviation.
Provenance:
Shakir S. Jerwan, gift, date unknown, XXXX-0231
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Aeronautics -- History  Search this
Women in aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Military -- Guatemala  Search this
Aeronautics -- 1910-1920  Search this
Aeronautics -- Exhibitions  Search this
Air pilots -- Correspondence  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 1910-1920
Citation:
Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks Collection, Acc. XXXX.0231, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0231
See more items in:
Shakir S. Jerwan Scrapbooks
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0231
Online Media:

[Trade catalogs from Environmental Tectonics Corp.]

Company Name:
Environmental Tectonics Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Industrial sterilizers ; medical sterilizers ; environmental test chambers ; walk-in environmental rooms ; industrial process ovens ; industrial vacuum equipment ; industrial reclamation and purification systems ; psychrometers ; etc. ; also manufactures aircrew training systems, flight simulators, hyperbaric chambers, sterilizers, calorimeters, etc. ; battery-operated psychrometer ; anemometer ; thermometer ; sound level meter ; multi gas detector ; oxygen analyzer...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
16 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Southampton, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15973
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15973

Mockup, Lunar Module, Apollo

Manufacturer:
Grumman Aerospace Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Descent stage: aluminum alloy and mylar; Ascent stage: steel frame, plywood and mylar
Dimensions:
Approximate (landing gear extended): 22ft 11in. x 31ft, 4000lb. (698.5 x 944.88cm, 1814.4kg)
Other (Ascent and Descent stages): 14ft 1in. (429.26cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Manned-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19750654000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9556c22ca-0cbe-4d86-93e4-4bc13fa79320
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19750654000
Online Media:

Technology for modelling electrical analogies, engineering practice, and the development of analogue computing Charles Care

Author:
Care, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xviii, 209 pages) illustrations
Type:
Case studies
History
Electronic books
Date:
2010
Topic:
Electronic analog computers--History  Search this
Computer simulation  Search this
Electronic analog computers  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Electronics--Circuits--Integrated  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Electronics--Circuits--General  Search this
Informatique  Search this
Call number:
QA76.4 .C37 2010 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-linear
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1145470

Aircraft systems : instruments, communications, navigation, and control / Chris Binns, Egnatia Aviation, Chrysoupolis, Greece

Author:
Binns, Chris 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Aeronautical instruments  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
Call number:
TL589
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139577

Airline network planning and scheduling / Ahmed Faissal Said Abdelghany, Khaled Faissal Said Abdelghany

Author:
Abdelghany, Ahmed F.  Search this
Abdelghany, Khaled  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Airport slot allocation--Planning  Search this
Airlines--Management  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial--Planning  Search this
Operations research  Search this
TRANSPORTATION--Ships & Shipbuilding--Pictorial  Search this
Call number:
HE9797.4.S56
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139611

AeroMACS : an IEEE 802.16 standard-based technology for the next generation of air transportation systems / Behnam Kamali

Author:
Kamali, Behnam  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Air traffic control--Communication systems  Search this
Wireless communication systems  Search this
Radio in aeronautics  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
Call number:
TL693
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139690

High performance technical textiles / edited by Roshan Paul

Editor:
Paul, Roshan  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Industrial fabrics  Search this
Geotextiles  Search this
Synthetic fabrics  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Textiles & Polymers  Search this
Call number:
TS1770.I53 H54 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139936

Future propulsion systems and energy sources in sustainable aviation / Saeed Farokhi, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA

Author:
Farokhi, Saeed  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxvii, 416 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2020
Topic:
Airplanes--Motors  Search this
Airplanes--Fuel  Search this
Electric airplanes  Search this
Aeronautics--Environmental aspects  Search this
Sustainable engineering  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical  Search this
Call number:
TL701 .F34 2020 (Internet)
TL701
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140498

Design and development of aircraft systems / Allan Seabridge and Ian Moir

Author:
Seabridge, A. G (Allan G.).)  Search this
Moir, I (Ian))  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxvii, 367 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2020
Topic:
Airplanes--Design and construction  Search this
Aeronautics--Systems engineering  Search this
Call number:
TL671.2 .S39 2020 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140591

Mechanics of aeronautical solids, materials and structures / Christophe Bouvet

Author:
Bouvet, Christophe  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Aerospace engineering  Search this
Mechanical engineering  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
Call number:
TL545
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138308

Networking simulation for intelligent transportation systems : high mobile wireless nodes / edited by Benoit Hilt, Marion Berbineau, Alexey Vinel, Alain Pirovano

Editor:
Hilt, Benoit  Search this
Berbineau, Marion  Search this
Vinel, Alexey  Search this
Pirovano, Alain  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Intelligent transportation systems--Computer simulation  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Industries--Transportation  Search this
TRANSPORTATION--Public Transportation  Search this
Call number:
TE228.3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138435

Performance of the jet transport airplane : analysis methods, flight operations, and regulations / Trevor M. Young, University of Limerick, Ireland

Author:
Young, Trevor M.  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (iv, 668 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Jet transports--Piloting  Search this
Airplanes--Performance  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
Call number:
TL710 .Y64 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138715

Mechanics of aeronautical composite materials / Christopher Bouvet

Author:
Bouvet, Christophe  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Laminated materials  Search this
Aeronautics--Materials  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Reference  Search this
Call number:
TA418.9.L3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138749

The finite element method : fundamentals and applications in civil, hydraulic, mechanical and aeronautical engineering / Bofang Zhu

Author:
Zhu, Bofang 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxvi, 843 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Finite element method  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Reference  Search this
Call number:
TA347.F5 Z439 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138863

Transfer matrix method for multibody systems : theory and applications / by Xiaoting Rui, Guoping Wang and Jianshu Zhang

Author:
Rui, Xiaoting  Search this
Wang, Guoping 1976 November 4-  Search this
Zhang, Jianshu 1986-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Mechanics, Analytic  Search this
Matrices  Search this
Multibody systems  Search this
SCIENCE--Mechanics--General  Search this
SCIENCE--Mechanics--Solids  Search this
Call number:
QA805 .R85 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139189

Interference analysis : modelling radio systems for spectrum management / John A. Pahl

Author:
Pahl, John A.  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2016
Topic:
Radio--Interference--Mathematical models  Search this
Radio--Transmitters and transmission--Mathematical models  Search this
Electromagnetic waves--Transmission--Mathematical models  Search this
Radio frequency allocation--Management  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Mechanical  Search this
Call number:
TK6552
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1136886

Aerospace navigation systems / [edited by] Alexander V. Nebylov, Joseph Watson

Editor:
Nebylov, A. V (Aleksandr Vladimirovich)  Search this
Watson, Joseph 1931-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2016
Topic:
Navigation (Aeronautics)  Search this
Aids to air navigation  Search this
Navigation (Astronautics)  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Engineering (General)  Search this
Call number:
TL586
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1136888

Fuel hedging and risk management : strategies for airlines, shippers and other consumers / S. Mohamed Dafir, Vishnu N. Gajjala

Author:
Dafir, S. Mohamed 1976-  Search this
Gajjala, Vishnu Nandan 1984-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2016
Topic:
Aeronautics, Commercial--Finance  Search this
Hedging (Finance)--Accounting  Search this
Risk management  Search this
Airplanes--Fuel  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Finance  Search this
Call number:
HE9782
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1137071

The fractional trigonometry : with applications to fractional differential equations and science / Carl F. Lorenzo, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, Tom T. Hartley, the University of Akron, Akron, Ohio

Author:
Lorenzo, Carl F  Search this
Author:
Hartley, T. T (Tom T.) 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Fractional calculus  Search this
Trigonometry  Search this
MATHEMATICS--Geometry--General  Search this
Call number:
QA314
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1137327

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