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Seeking sanctuary : crime, mercy, and politics in English courts, 1400-1550 / Shannon McSheffrey

Author:
McSheffrey, Shannon  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Church history
History
Place:
Great Britain
Europe
Date:
2017
Medieval period, 1066-1485
15th century
Topic:
Asylum, Right of  Search this
HISTORY  Search this
History  Search this
Church history  Search this
Call number:
DA176 .M37 2017 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1150867

Britannia's embrace : modern humanitarianism and the imperial origins of refugee relief / Caroline Shaw

Title:
Modern humanitarianism and the imperial origins of refugee relief
Author:
Shaw, Caroline 1979-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2015
19th century
Topic:
Refugees--History  Search this
Political refugees--History  Search this
Humanitarianism--History  Search this
Refugees--Government policy--History  Search this
Asylum, Right of--History  Search this
Imperialism--Social aspects--History  Search this
Liberalism--History  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Security  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Services & Welfare  Search this
Asylum, Right of  Search this
Emigration and immigration  Search this
Humanitarianism  Search this
Imperialism--Social aspects  Search this
Liberalism  Search this
Political refugees  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Refugees  Search this
Refugees--Government policy  Search this
Social Welfare & Social Work  Search this
Social Sciences  Search this
Social Welfare & Social Work - General  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
HV640.4.G7 S42 2015 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1150596

Franciszek Jarecki MiG-15 Flight Collection

Creator:
Jarecki, Franciszek, 1931-  Search this
Names:
Jarecki Corporation  Search this
Poland. Polskie Siły Powietrzne  Search this
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993  Search this
Gabreski, Francis  Search this
Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953  Search this
Extent:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Certificates
Clippings
Photographs
Date:
undated
Summary:
This collection consists of one Polish Air Force pilot's certificate; one pilot grade certificate; one copy of LIFE Magazine, dated April 6, 1953, featuring an article by Jarecki on his flight; on copy of This Week Magazine for August 23, 1953, with Jarecki's flight as cover story; one photocopied article from the Erie Daily Times, September 30, 1985; one photograph of a meeting of businessmen in the White House's Oval Office that includes Jarecki; one photograph of Frank Jarecki, Francis S. Gabreski, and James H. Doolittle; and the front page of the New York Times, dated March 6, 1953, matted on cardboard.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of one Polish Air Force pilot's certificate; one pilot grade certificate; one copy of LIFE Magazine, dated April 6, 1953, featuring an article by Jarecki on his flight; on copy of This Week Magazine for August 23, 1953, with Jarecki's flight as cover story; one photocopied article from the Erie Daily Times, September 30, 1985; one photograph of a meeting of businessmen in the White House's Oval Office that includes Jarecki; one photograph of Frank Jarecki, Francis S. Gabreski, and James H. Doolittle; and the front page of the New York Times, dated March 6, 1953, matted on cardboard. Note: The digital images in this finding aid were repurposed from scans made by an outside contractor for a commercial product and may show irregular cropping and orientation in addition to color variations resulting from damage to and deterioration of the original objects.
Arrangement:
The Franciszek Jarecki MiG-15 Flight Collection is arranged by content type.
Biographical / Historical:
Franciszek (Frank) Jarecki graduated from the Polish Air Force College at Deblin, Poland, in 1952 and in September of that year was transferred to the 10th Fighter Regiment based at Stolp. On March 5, 1953, on the day of Joseph Stalin's death, Jarecki flew his Mikoyan & Gurevich MiG-15 from the Polish air base to land at Roenne airport in Bornholm, Denmark, to seek political asylum in the United States. It was the first intact MiG-15 to reach the West. Franciszek Jarecki studied English at Alliance College in Pennsylvania, opened his own machine shop and then went on to establish Jarecki Industries and acquire several other businesses.
Provenance:
Franciszek Jarecki, Gift, 2002
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:
Cold War  Search this
MIG (Fighter planes)  Search this
MiG MiG -15  Search this
Asylum, Right of  Search this
Genre/Form:
Certificates
Clippings
Photographs
Citation:
Franciszek Jarecki MiG-15 Flight Collection, Acc. 2002.-0022, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2002.0022
See more items in:
Franciszek Jarecki MiG-15 Flight Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2fb360cad-5bdd-4243-9d49-c826a4996c05
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2002-0022
Online Media:

"Homos are not safe in Nigeria" : Yarl's wood, justice, and immigration for LGBTI Nigerians / Nwando Achebe

Author:
Achebe, Nwando 1970-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Apata, Aderonke Adejumoke 1967-  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Great Britain
Date:
2017
Topic:
Lesbians  Search this
Sexual minorities  Search this
Asylum, Right of  Search this
Women--Legal status, laws, etc  Search this
Call number:
DT19 .C53 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1099574

Despite a generous spirit : denying asylum in the United States

Author:
Silk, James  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Refugees--Government policy  Search this
Political refugees--Government policy  Search this
Asylum, Right of  Search this
Call number:
JV6601.R4S55 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_413882

On the right of asylum in Hellenistic Syria / Wolf Wirgin

Author:
Wirgin, Wolf  Search this
Bibliothèque nationale (France)  Search this
International Numismatic Commission  Search this
Société française de numismatique  Search this
International Committee of Historical Sciences  Search this
International Congress of Numismatics (1953 : Paris, France)  Search this
Physical description:
p. [137]-148 ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1957
Topic:
Asylum, Right of  Search this
Numismatics  Search this
Call number:
HV8654.S95 W79 1957
HV8654.S95W79 1957
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_415216

American Sanctuary : Mutiny, Martyrdom, And National Identity In The Age of Revolution / A. Roger Ekirch

Author:
Ekirch, A. Roger 1950-  Search this
Subject:
Adams, John 1735-1826  Search this
Nash, Thomas -1799  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 293 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Great Britain
United States
Date:
2017
18th century
1797-1801
Topic:
Hermione Mutiny, 1797  Search this
Fugitives from justice  Search this
Political refugees  Search this
Mutiny--Political aspects--History  Search this
Martyrdom--Political aspects--History  Search this
Asylum, Right of--History  Search this
Nationalism--History  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078682

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