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The Second Army Air Service book

Author:
United States Army Army, 2nd Air Service  Search this
Law, Hugo B  Search this
Ill:
Mayers, Henry b. 1893  Search this
Former owner:
Lahm, Frank Purdy 1877-1963 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Subject:
United States Army Army, 2nd Air Service History  Search this
United States Army American Expeditionary Forces History  Search this
Physical description:
[168] p. : ill. (some col.), ports., music ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
France
Date:
1919
1919]
Topic:
World War, 1914-1918--Regimental histories  Search this
World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations, American  Search this
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--History  Search this
Call number:
D606 .U517 1919
D606.U517
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_98933

The motor boys in the clouds, or, A trip for fame and fortune / by Clarence Young ; illustrated

Title:
Motor boys in the clouds
Trip for fame and fortune
Author:
Young, Clarence  Search this
Stratemeyer Syndicate  Search this
Ill:
Nuttall, Charles  Search this
Former owner:
Kollsman, Otto E. DSI  Search this
Kuhn, Irene 1900- DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[6], 248, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Juvenile fiction
Date:
1910
C1910
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Adventure stories, American  Search this
Call number:
PZ7 .Y69m
PS3547.O454 M678 1910X
PZ7.Y69m
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_88888

Journeys to the planet Mars, or, Our mission to Ento / by Sara Weiss

Title:
Journeys to the planet Mars
Our mission to Ento
Author:
Weiss, Sara  Search this
Former owner:
Kollsman, Otto E. DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[2], vi, 548 p., [13] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Miscellanea
Fantasy
Science fiction, American
Place:
Mars (Planet)
Date:
1903
C1903
Topic:
Spirit writings  Search this
Call number:
PS3545.W43 J86
BF1311.M4 W4 1903X
PS3545.W43J86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_59054

Correspondence of Octave Chanute

Former owner:
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives  Search this
Creator:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910  Search this
Names:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910 -- Correspondence  Search this
Extent:
13 Volumes ((various pagings), ill., 28 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Volumes
Date:
1888-1910
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.
Topic:
Air pilots -- Correspondence  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Aerodynamics  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2c
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-rr-tl540-c45a2c

Correspondence of Octave Chanute, letters to Wilbur and Orville Wright

Creator:
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912  Search this
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948  Search this
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress  Search this
Names:
Chanute, Octave, 1832-1910 -- Correspondence  Search this
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 -- Correspondence  Search this
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 -- Correspondence  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume ((various pagings), 28 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Volumes
Date:
1900-1910
General note:
Title transcribed from spine.
Carbon copy of the original typewritten transcript housed in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress.
Leaves are printed on the recto side only.
"The letters from the Wright Brothers to Mr. Chanute are not available to the public by direction of Mr. O. Wright. Aeronautical Archives of the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences, New York, 1944. Missing numbers refer to letters from Wilbur Wright to Mr. Chanute"--P. 1.
A subject index (including personal names), having the typed title "Index of Octave Chanute letters to Wilbur and Orville Wright, May 17, 1900-January 23, 1910", is bound in at the front of the volume.
Local Notes:
NASMRB copy 39088013423348 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 p. 1. Accession no.: 11127.

NASMRB copy has a blue cloth binding with gilt-tooled red spine label and gray endpapers
Topic:
Air pilots -- Correspondence  Search this
Aerodynamics  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-RR.TL540.C45A2w
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-rr-tl540-c45a2w

Bella C. Landauer collection of United States aeronautical patents

Creator:
United States. Patent Office.  Search this
Former owner:
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.). Aeronautical Archives  Search this
Collector:
Landauer, Bella Clara, 1874-  Search this
Extent:
4 Volumes (ill., 29 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Volumes
Date:
1844-1906
General note:
Title devised by cataloger. DSI
Collection presented by Bella C. Landauer to the Aeronautical Archives of the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences.
Some of the patents appear to be photographically-reproduced copies.
v. 1. Oct. 16, 1844-Dec. 21, 1880 -- v. 2. Jan. 11, 1881-Nov. 22, 1887 -- v. 3. jan. 24, 1888-Dec. 31, 1895 -- v. 4. March 17, 1896-May 22, 1906.
Local Notes:
NASMRB copy has bookplate: Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences, presented by Bella C. Landauer to the Aeronautical Archives. Accession nos.: 5471-5474.

NASMRB copy has later blue embossed half-cloth bindings with marbled paper boards and gilt-lettered spines, with the printed label of the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences mounted on the fronts.
Topic:
Patents -- United States  Search this
Aeronautics -- Patents  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-RR.TL513.U57u
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-rr-tl513-u57u

Ben Hardy's flying machine, or, Making a record for himself / by Frank V. Webster ; illustrated

Title:
Ben Hardy's flying machine
Making a record for himself
Author:
Webster, Frank V  Search this
Former owner:
Kollsman, Otto E. DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 200, [4] p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Juvenile fiction
Date:
1911
C1911
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airships  Search this
Adventure stories, American  Search this
Call number:
PS3545.E27 B46 1911
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_552070

A narrative of the two aerial voyages of Doctor Jeffries with Mons. Blanchard : with meteorological observations and remarks : the first voyage, on the thirtieth of November, 1784 from London into Kent : the second, on the seventh of January, 1785, from England into France / by Doctor Jeffries ; presented to the Royal Society, April 14, 1785; and read before them, January, 1786

Title:
Two aerial voyages of Dr. Jeffries with Mons. Blanchard
Author:
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Author:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives  Search this
United States Work Projects Administration (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Former owner:
Burden, William A. M (William Armistead Moale) 1906-1984 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Blanchard, Jean-Pierre 1753-1809  Search this
Jeffries, John 1745-1819  Search this
Physical description:
2, [10], 7-88 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Type:
Sources
History
Date:
1941
1786
Topic:
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Aeronautics--Flights  Search this
Aeronautics--History  Search this
Call number:
TL620.B6 J47 1941
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_93849

Parachute sense. Issued by Training Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, United States Navy

Title:
Publications issued by the Training Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, United States Navy DSI
Author:
United States Navy Department Bureau of Aeronautics  Search this
Illustrator:
Osborn, Robert Chesley 1904-1994  Search this
Former owner:
Steen, Richard E. DSI  Search this
Bryant, James F. DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy  Search this
Physical description:
iii, [1], 24 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Date:
1943
Topic:
Parachutes  Search this
Parachuting  Search this
Air pilots, Military  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Call number:
TL752 .U6 1943X
D805.A2 U55 1943
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_159568

New standards of anemometry / by S.P. Fergusson and R.N. Covert

Title:
U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Covert, Roy N.  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 216-218 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1924
Topic:
Anemometer  Search this
Wind-pressure  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084155

Recent contributions to hygrometry / by S.P. Fergusson

Title:
U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 398-400 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1927
Topic:
Hygrometers  Search this
Meteorological instruments  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084214

Methods for measuring humidity / by S.P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
National Research Council (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences Committee on Research Methods and Technique  Search this
Physical description:
Pages 119-121 ; 25 cm, in volume 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1925
Topic:
Humidity  Search this
Hygrometry  Search this
Meteorological instruments  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084227

The measurement of humidity at low temperatures / [by] S.P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Publisher:
American Meteorological Society  Search this
Physical description:
2 unnumbered pages ; 23 cm, in volume 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1937
Topic:
Humidity  Search this
Hygrometry  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084230

A new correction-scale for mercurial barometers / by S.P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 289-293 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1921
Topic:
Barometers  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084231

Cloud changes during the solar eclipse of June 8, 1918 / by S.P. Fergusson ; Clouds in east Texas on June 8, 1918, by C.F. Brooks ; Reflecting power of clouds, by L.B. Aldrich

Title:
U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau, C.F. Marvin, chief
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Author:
Brooks, Charles Franklin 1891-1958 Clouds in east Texas on June 8, 1918  Search this
Aldrich, Loyal Blaine 1884-1965 Reflecting power of clouds  Search this
Laboratory director:
Marvin, Charles F (Charles Frederick) 1858-1943  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 149-154 : illustrations ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1919
1918
Topic:
Clouds  Search this
Solar eclipses  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084232

An international comparison of standard barometers / by S.P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Host institution:
American Meteorological Society  Search this
Physical description:
pages 364-366 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1935
1934
Topic:
Barometers  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084233

On the design of rain-gages / by S.P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Physical description:
page 82 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Topic:
Rain gauges  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084236

International aerological soundings at Royal Center, Ind., May, 1926 / U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Gregg, Willis Ray 1880-1938  Search this
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Samuels, L. T (Leroy Thomas) 1893-  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 293-307 ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Indiana
Royal Center
Date:
1927
Topic:
Meteorology  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084084

Experimental studies of anemometers / Sterling P. Fergusson

Title:
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Publisher:
American Meteorological Society  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, pages 308-309 ; 23 cm, in volume 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1939
[1939]
Topic:
Anemometer  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084100

The errors of absorption hygrometers. A study made with the assistance of grant no. 113 from the Elizabeth Thompson Science Fund. By S.P. Fergusson ..

Title:
Blue Hill meteorological observations
Meteorological papers [by] Fergusson DSI
Author:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959  Search this
Former owner:
Fergusson, S. P (Sterling Price) 1868-1959 DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.) Aeronautical Archives DSI  Search this
Sponsor:
Elizabeth Thompson Science Fund  Search this
Publisher:
Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, [1], 128-141 pages, 1 leaf of plates : illustrations ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1906
Topic:
Hygrometers  Search this
Meteorological instruments  Search this
Errors, Scientific  Search this
Call number:
QC932 .F47 1894
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084158

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