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Diary

Collection Creator:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Date:
1917-1918
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:
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection, NASM.1989.0104, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection / Series 2: Personal Materials / 2.3: Diaries
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Parachute, Tiny Broadwick

Materials:
Natural Fabric, Silk, Steel, Aluminum, Wood
Dimensions:
Approximate (as photographed): 22.86 x 172.72 x 71.12cm (9in. x 5ft 8in. x 2ft 4in.)
3-D (display): 41.9 × 45.7cm, 4.1kg, 25.4cm (1 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 6 in., 9lb., 10 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Parachutes
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Mrs. G. T. Brown
Inventory Number:
A19640639000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Early Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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Solomon Andrews

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 1 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Solomon Andrews, 15 Feb 1806 - 17 Oct 1872  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 7.9 × 6.6 cm (3 1/8 × 2 5/8")
Mat (brass): 8.2 × 6.9 cm (3 1/4 × 2 11/16")
Case open: 9.5 × 16.5 × 0.6 cm (3 3/4 × 6 1/2 × 1/4")
Case closed: 9.5 × 8.3 × 1.3 cm (3 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
c. 1842
Topic:
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Solomon Andrews: Male  Search this
Solomon Andrews: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Solomon Andrews: Science and Technology\Aviator\Balloonist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2002.374
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Fragments

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: relief printed on plain weave Label: Relief printed cotton plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 90 × 43 cm (35 7/16 × 16 15/16 in.)
H x W: 59 × 60 cm (23 1/4 × 23 5/8 in.)
Both pieces have a selvedge on the left.
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Fragments
Made in:
France
Date:
1770–90
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1995-50-214-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ffa087a6-e17e-4c6b-a32f-1bbd0949fd36
EDAN-URL:
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John Jeffries

Artist:
David Claypoole Johnston, Mar 1799 - 8 Nov 1865  Search this
Copy after:
Ethan Allen Greenwood, 27 May 1779 - May 1856  Search this
Lithographer:
Pendleton Lithography Company, active c. 1825 - 1836  Search this
Sitter:
John Jeffries, 5 Feb 1744 - 16 Sep 1819  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 9.5 x 8.5cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8")
Sheet: 13.1 x 9.2cm (5 3/16 x 3 5/8")
Mount: 19.8 x 23.2cm (7 13/16 x 9 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1828
Topic:
John Jeffries: Male  Search this
John Jeffries: Medicine and Health\Physician  Search this
John Jeffries: Medicine and Health\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
John Jeffries: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
John Jeffries: Science and Technology\Aviator\Balloonist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.137
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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John Jeffries

Artist:
Caroline Watson, 1760 - 1814  Search this
Copy after:
John Russell, 1745 - 1806  Search this
Sitter:
John Jeffries, 5 Feb 1744 - 16 Sep 1819  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 10.6 × 8 cm (4 3/16 × 3 1/8")
Sheet/Mount: 25.3 × 19.2 cm (9 15/16 × 7 9/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1786
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Fur  Search this
Equipment\Barometer  Search this
John Jeffries: Male  Search this
John Jeffries: Medicine and Health\Physician  Search this
John Jeffries: Medicine and Health\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
John Jeffries: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
John Jeffries: Science and Technology\Aviator\Balloonist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.146
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d5814b95-be88-4d5d-a9ff-5fc9ad3ef7cc
EDAN-URL:
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Wilbur Wright

Artist:
Léon Bollée, 1870 - 1913  Search this
Sitter:
Wilbur Wright, 16 Apr 1867 - 30 May 1912  Search this
Léon Bollée, 1870 - 1913  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 11.9 x 16.3cm (4 11/16 x 6 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
France\Pays de la Loire\Sarthe\Le Mans
Date:
1908
Topic:
Vehicle\Airplane  Search this
Exterior\Airfield  Search this
Wilbur Wright: Male  Search this
Wilbur Wright: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Wilbur Wright: Science and Technology\Aviator  Search this
Wilbur Wright: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Aircraft  Search this
Wilbur Wright: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Léon Bollée: Male  Search this
Léon Bollée: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.61
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d6e365b9-fec5-4ac1-ad32-8f0f3f7420b5
EDAN-URL:
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Captain H.C. Gray Balloon Basket

Materials:
Wicker, wood, rope, metal
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall basket and ring dimentsions): 143.5 × 100.3 × 220.8cm, 92.5kg (4 ft. 8 1/2 in. × 3 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 7 ft. 2 15/16 in., 204lb.)
3-D (Overall basket with rigging pear ring): 143.5 × 100.3 × 355.4cm (4 ft. 8 1/2 in. × 3 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 11 ft. 7 15/16 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Balloon
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1927
Credit Line:
Transferred from the War Department
Inventory Number:
A19280013000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9088af853-cd3d-48b4-b6ed-8a39f2e66764
EDAN-URL:
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Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Materials:
Metal, and glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 96.5 x 5.1cm (38 x 2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
c.1860
Credit Line:
Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe
Inventory Number:
A19310040000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a550582b-7a23-4f0c-bfa8-557f0367007a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19310040000

Binoculars, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Materials:
Steel, Skin, Brass, Glass
Dimensions:
Approximate: 5.4 x 25.4 x 11.75cm (2 1/8in. x 10in. x 4 5/8in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe
Inventory Number:
A19310041000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9d55ad0b2-b2b0-4811-b9f6-757bf7ba45df
EDAN-URL:
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Montgomery Glider "Evergreen"

Manufacturer:
John J. Montgomery  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1911
Credit Line:
Gift of Santa Clara University
Inventory Number:
A19470028000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99c4b5e18-83ae-40b0-b444-cdf03fa6d7f5
EDAN-URL:
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Baldwin Red Devil Propeller

Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Paint
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 213.4 × 25.4 × 15.9cm, 6.4kg (7 ft. × 10 in. × 6 1/4 in., 14lb.)
Storage (Aluminum Pallet): 123.2 × 301 × 134.6cm, 275.8kg (4 ft. 1/2 in. × 9 ft. 10 1/2 in. × 4 ft. 5 in., 608lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Credit Line:
Gift of Roosevelt Field, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19500094002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97767d79c-5242-432d-b763-a774a4179401
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19500094002
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Medal, Pierre Blanchard

Materials:
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy
Silver Alloy
Protective Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.2 × 3cm (1/16 × 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640097000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90b9a47b0-4252-4a41-a009-cb694af57ce8
EDAN-URL:
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Pro Bono Publico

Artist:
Balthasar Anton Dunker  Search this
Medium:
Print, Etching on Paper, Colored
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 41.3 × 28.9cm (1 ft. 4 1/4 in. × 11 3/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680060000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a78e69e8-a758-4e4f-bd88-753d064cd5b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680060000
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Montgolfier Brothers

Artist:
Francois Pigeot  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Print): 16.2 × 12.4cm (6 3/8 × 4 7/8 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Overall): 28.1 × 24.3cm (11 1/16 × 9 9/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680078000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90e3db233-45d2-484a-9bf4-bfeeb785e412
EDAN-URL:
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Etienne et Joseph Montgolfier

Artist:
Medardus Thoenert  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 17.8 x 10.8cm (7 in. x 4 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680079000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9594f0ffe-6220-4cfc-8e99-c990bc615115
EDAN-URL:
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Jean Pierre Blanchard

Publisher:
John Sewell  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 32.7 x 25.1cm (12 7/8 x 9 7/8 in.)
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 48.3 x 38.4cm (19 x 15 1/8 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 16.5 x 11.4cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680083000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv955bcca83-1711-4561-9889-dc0f2565c592
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680083000
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Print, Lithograph on Paper

Artist:
Luigi de Rados  Search this
Medium:
Print, Lithograph on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 58.4 x 45.7cm (23 x 18 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 36.8 x 25.4cm (14 1/2 in. x 10 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
Italy
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680084000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9402efdfd-b34a-4e83-9fe6-cbdda57a8da0
EDAN-URL:
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M. Garnerin

Artist:
Edward Hawke Locker  Search this
Medium:
Print, Lithograph on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 18.4 x 12.4cm (7 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 47.6 x 36.8cm (18 3/4 x 14 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680088000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93e177d4a-8798-4c25-b668-e12668e41906
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680088000

Giovanni Luder Fioro

Artist:
Carlo Lasinio  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 21 x 22.5cm (8 1/4 x 8 7/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
Italy
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry F. Guggenheim
Inventory Number:
A19680089000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv979eddf4f-bcb3-4925-a6cf-55e61e2cc430
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680089000
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