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Proceedings of the 1958 Flight Flutter Testing Symposium

Author:
Flight Flutter Testing Symposium (1958 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration Scientific and Technical Information Office  Search this
Aerospace Industries Association of America  Search this
United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 192 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1975
1958
Topic:
Flutter (Aerodynamics)  Search this
Airplanes--Flight testing  Search this
Call number:
TL574.F6F53 1958X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_319120

We Saw It Happen: Glenn Martin (#1)

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-06-13T17:34:32.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_fWmjbusIqI8

Quickie Tennis Wheelchair

Maker:
Sunrise Medical Mobility  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (frame material)
rubber (wheel material)
fabric (seat material)
yellow (frame color)
Measurements:
overall: 75.3 cm x 74 cm x 90 cm; 29 21/32 in x 29 1/8 in x 35 7/16 in
crate: 41 in x 48 in x 37 1/2 in; 104.14 cm x 121.92 cm x 95.25 cm
Object Name:
Wheelchair
Date made:
1980s
Credit Line:
Gift from Marilyn Hamilton
ID Number:
1999.0303.1
Accession number:
1999.0303
Catalog number:
1999.0303.1
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-a63d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_473153
Online Media:

Frank "Pop" Morris Scrapbook

Names:
Lincoln Standard Aircraft Company (Lincoln, Neb.)  Search this
Morris, Frank "Pop"  Search this
Extent:
0.35 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1920s to 1930s
Summary:
Frank "Pop" Morris was a pilot and aircraft industry professional active in the 1920s and 1930s. This collection consists of one scrapbook, measuring 14.25 by 10 inches, documenting the aviation career of Frank "Pop" Morris. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, financial records, tickets, invitations, certificates, and other ephemera.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of one scrapbook, measuring 14.25 by 10 inches, documenting the aviation career of Frank "Pop" Morris. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, correspondence, financial records, tickets, invitations, certificates, and other ephemera. There is a significant amount of material in the scrapbook relating to Mildred Doran, including the search for the Buhl Airsedan CA-5 Miss Doran after it went missing during the Dole Air Race from California to Hawaii in 1927. Doran was a passenger on board the aircraft, which was crewed by John A. "Augie" Pedlar (pilot) and Vilas R. Knope (navigator). There is also material in the scrapbook relating to Ray Page.
Arrangement:
Collection is in original order.
Biographical / Historical:
Frank "Pop" Morris was a pilot and aircraft industry professional. Morris worked for Lincoln Standard Aircraft Company serving at different times as a factory manager and as a district sales manager. Morris also ran, and served as one of the pilots for, several businesses that provided airplane rides, flying lessons, advertising services, and performed at county fairs, air shows, and other exhibitions. These companies included Morris Flying Circus, Morris Fliers, Morris Air Navigators, and Morris Aero Messengers. In the 1930s, Morris took over management of the Southern California Airport in Pico.
Provenance:
Ed Kellum, Gift in honor of Donna Engleman, 2021, NASM.2021.0032.
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  Search this
Air pilots  Search this
Aeronautics -- Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Frank "Pop" Morris Scrapbook, NASM.2021.0032, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2021.0032
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2021-0032

Conference on the Biological Aspects of the Bird/Aircraft Collision Problem, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, 5-7 February 1974; [proceedings

Author:
Conference on the Biological Aspects of the Bird/Aircraft Collision Problem (1974 : Clemson University)  Search this
Gauthreaux, Sidney A  Search this
United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 535, [96] p. illus
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1974
Topic:
Birds--Behavior  Search this
Airports--Bird control  Search this
Aircraft accidents  Search this
Call number:
QL698.3 .C74 1974
QL698.3.C74 1974
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_60658

Disassembled Model of Airplane Parts

Author:
Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
National Air Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Model; Medium: Photographic Print
Type:
Photographic print
Model
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1964
Topic:
Models  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Aircraft industry  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Aeronautical museums  Search this
Architects  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2017-018100
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14756

Roxie Laybourne Testing Materials from Aircraft Part

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Laybourne, Roxie C. 1910-2003  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 5w x 3h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Classification
Photographic print
Person, candid
Place:
United States
Date:
c. 1980s
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Forensic sciences  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Birds--Behavior  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Women  Search this
Aircraft accidents--Investigation  Search this
Airports--Bird control  Search this
Aeronautics--Safety measures  Search this
Feathers  Search this
Birds--Anatomy  Search this
Aircraft bird strikes  Search this
Aircraft accidents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Forensic scientists  Search this
Birds  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Aircraft engines  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2014-07403
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14798

Roxie Laybourne Examining a Dented Aircraft Nose Cone

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Laybourne, Roxie C. 1910-2003  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 5w x 3h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Classification
Photographic print
Person, candid
Place:
United States
Date:
c. 1980s
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Forensic sciences  Search this
Birds--Behavior  Search this
Women  Search this
Airports--Bird control  Search this
Aeronautics--Safety measures  Search this
Feathers  Search this
Aircraft bird strikes  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Forensic scientists  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Aircraft accidents--Investigation  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2014-07406
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14802

Wintering areas of bird species potentially hazardous to aircraft : [a special report / jointly prepared by the National Audubon Society and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service]; edited by Danny Bystrak

Author:
National Audubon Society  Search this
Bystrak, Danny  Search this
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 156 p. : maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Maps
Place:
United States
Date:
1974
[1974]
Topic:
Birds--Geographical distribution  Search this
Aircraft accidents  Search this
Call number:
QL682 .N37 1974X
QL682.N37 1974X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_48837

Bellanca C.F.

Manufacturer:
Bellanca Aircraft Co.  Search this
Materials:
Wood frame with fabric and wood panels
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.2 m (40 ft)
Length: 7.26 m (23 ft 10 in)
Height: 2.2 m (7 ft 3 in)
Weight, empty: 432 kg (950 lb)
Weight, gross: 908 kg (1,990 lb)
Top Speed: 176 km/h (110mph)
Engine: Anzani, 110 hp
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1922
Credit Line:
Gift of August T. Bellanca
Inventory Number:
A19620015000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91ca36539-ccd2-432a-a5c6-880b36df5df2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19620015000

Suit, Flying, Suzanne Oliver, Civilian

Manufacturer:
Flight Suits, Ltd.  Search this
Materials:
65% polyester, 35% cotton.
Dimensions:
Clothing: 137.2cm (54 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing
Date:
1980-2000
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne Asbury Oliver
Inventory Number:
A20020238000
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/nv9677ae79f-1f1a-4d49-bccf-803edebec16c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20020238000

Asawa, Ruth

Collection Creator:
Ankrum Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1963
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Ankrum Gallery records, circa 1900-circa 1990s, bulk 1960-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Ankrum Gallery records
Ankrum Gallery records / Series 5: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ankrgall-ref100
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials

Topic:
United States Women in Aviation, 1940-1985
Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Names:
Carl, Ann  Search this
Felker, Toby  Search this
Fitzroy, Nancy  Search this
Hoffman, Margaret  Search this
Howard, Jean Ross  Search this
Hubert, Beth  Search this
Pateman, Yvonne C.  Search this
Rassmussen, Janet  Search this
Rippelmeyer, Lynn  Search this
Silitch, Mary F.  Search this
Extent:
2.57 Cubic feet (2 record center boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiocassettes
Transcripts
Reports
Notes
Articles
Newspapers
Publications
Photographs
Correspondence
Date:
1944-1994
bulk [ca. 1940s, 1980s]
Summary:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985, by Deborah G. Douglas, was published in 1991 as part of the Smithsonian Institution Press series on women in the aviation industry. This collection consists of a variety of different types of material compiled during the author's research for the book.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of a variety of different types of material compiled during the author's research for the book. Included are: various types of correspondence; photographs; newspapers and other publications; photocopies of book chapters and magazine and newspaper articles; working notes belonging to the author; reports (official and personal); interview transcripts; and approximately 600 bibliographic note cards. Also included are 10 cassettes containing interviews with the following aviators: Ann Carl, Toby Felker, Nancy Fitzroy, Margaret Hoffman, Jean Ross Howard, Lt. Beth Hubert, Lt. Col. Yvonne C. Pateman, Janet Rassmussen, Lynn Rippelmeyer, and Mary F. Silitch.

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Arrangement:
Collection is arranged by topic/subject.
Biographical / Historical:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985, by Deborah G. Douglas, was published in 1991 as part of the Smithsonian Institution Press series on women in the aviation industry. The publication documents the stories of women involved in all aspects of aviation during this time period, from pilots and engineers, to aircraft industry personnel and flight attendants.
Provenance:
Deborah G. Douglas, Gift, 1995, NASM.1995.0062
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:
Flight attendants  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Women in aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Women air pilots  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiocassettes
Transcripts
Reports
Notes
Articles
Newspapers
Publications
Photographs
Correspondence
Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.1995.0062
See more items in:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1995-0062
Online Media:

Bonnie Bender

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref507
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Laura Mae Brunton

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref508
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Ann Carl

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref509
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Jan Churchill

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref510
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Gloria Farwell (WAVES)

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref512
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Toby Felker

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref513
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Nancy Fitzroy

Collection Creator:
Douglas, Deborah G.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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
Collection Citation:
United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials, NASM.1995.0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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United States Women in Aviation 1940-1985 Research Materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1995-0062-ref514
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