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Zimmerly Air Lines / Empire Air Lines Collection

Creator:
Zimmberly, Albert.  Search this
Names:
Empire Air Lines  Search this
Zimmerly Air Lines  Search this
Extent:
0.68 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Correspondence
Articles
Date:
bulk 1944-1974
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes exhibits of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, before the Civil Aeronautics Board relating to certificates and amendments under Section 401 of the Civil Aeronautics Act of 1938, as amended (and photocopy of same); supplemental exhibit of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, October 15, 1944, relating to certificates and amendments under Section 401 of the Civil Aeronautics Act of 1938, as amended; approximately 160 photocopies of scrapbook pages; three color printouts of scans of scrapbook pages; six 5 by 7 inch black and white images of staff, hangars and aircraft of Zimmerly Airlines, featuring the Boeing 247D and Cessna C-37 Airmaster; seven 8 by 10 inch printouts of digital images; two digital printouts taped together to show three Zimmerly Airlines Boeing 247Ds introduced into service in July 1945; photocopies and printouts of timelines, articles, schedules and correspondence relating to Zimmerly and Empire Air Lines; photocopied Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity; Empire Air Lines memos and releases; and souvenir first flight cover commemorating Inaugural Flight of Interstate Operations, Empire Air Lines, September 28, 1946.
Provenance:
Bert Zimmerly, Gift, 2005
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:
Air travel  Search this
Local service airlines  Search this
Boeing 247D  Search this
Cessna C-37 Airmaster  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airlines  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Correspondence
Articles
Citation:
Zimmerly Air Lines / Empire Air Lines Collection, Accession number 2005-0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2005.0023
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2005-0023

Empire Air Lines, Inc (Boise, ID)

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Air Transport
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Air Transport / Series F1: Air Transport, Airlines
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-f-ref3047

Empire Air Lines, Inc (Boise, ID)

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer F1E, Folder 550000-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Air Transport
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Air Transport / Series F1: Air Transport, Airlines / Empire Air Lines, Inc (Boise, ID)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-f-ref3048

Empire Airlines Photographs and News Clippings

Creator:
Empire Air Lines  Search this
Names:
Empire Air Lines  Search this
Zimmerly Air Lines  Search this
Extent:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1930s-1950s]
bulk [ca. 1940s]
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes the following: 29 first flight air mail covers; 264 photographs (8 x 10) of Empire employees, aerial and ground photos, internal and external airplane shots and 31 miscellaneous negatives; newspaper clippings and correspondence; and a few photographs of Zimmerly Airlines. The articles discuss flights in Idaho (flight schools, airmail, air shows, airports, etc.).
Biographical / Historical:
Boise-based Empire Airlines started in September 1946 as a feeder airline with routes between Idaho Falls / Boise and between Boise / Spokane, Washington. The primary passenger aircraft by 1948 was the Douglas DC-3 'Timesaver', which was able to carry 24 passengers and three crew. Empire also carried air mail.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Jon Proctor, gift, 1991, 1987-0151, NASM
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:
Airlines  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
NASM.1987.0151
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1987-0151

Badge, Flight Attendant, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 5.1 × 3.3 × 0.2cm (2 × 1 5/16 × 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19850876000
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/nv91374898a-3408-4d96-8fc4-3ce795786439
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19850876000
Online Media:

Badge, Cap, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Gold Bullion
Felt
Natural Fabric
Adhesive
Embroidery Thread
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.6 × 9.7 × 1cm (3 × 3 13/16 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851040000
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/nv94befb255-9b75-438e-8f39-a3796a0a6de1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851040000
Online Media:

Badge, Pilot, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Wool
Gold Bullion
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 10 × 0.3 × 4.4cm (3 15/16 × 1/8 × 1 3/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851041000
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/nv9a4cb055e-ab8e-4228-829f-d307430fed40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851041000
Online Media:

Badge, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Copper Alloy
White Metal Plating
Enamel
Solder
Dimensions:
1.75" W X 0.75" h x 1/16" d
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851042000
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/nv9a46b5d51-9468-4016-b019-74b1e085f53c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851042000
Online Media:

Badge, Steward, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Gold Bullion
Embroidery Thread
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.4 × 0.3 × 4.8cm (2 1/2 × 1/8 × 1 7/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851043000
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/nv9ffcd2e00-6e11-4a1b-b608-9d5b8c86a959
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851043000
Online Media:

Badge, Navigator, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Gold Bullion
Embroidery Thread
Adhesive
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.5 × 0.5 × 4.8cm (2 9/16 × 3/16 × 1 7/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851044000
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/nv9b440470b-8cc9-4d10-ba9a-c45d4fc78c7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851044000
Online Media:

Badge, Flight Engineer, Qantas Empire Air Lines Ltd.

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Gold Bullion
Embroidery Thread
Adhesive
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.7 × 0.5 × 4.6cm (2 5/8 × 3/16 × 1 13/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Australia
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851045000
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/nv93c340192-14f1-4c0c-b3c4-5e09866b2f20
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851045000
Online Media:

Imperial Airways The Empire's Air Line

Artist:
H. E. Watson  Search this
Sponsor:
Imperial Airways  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 76.8 x 50.8cm (30 1/4 in. x 20 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
circa 1930
Inventory Number:
A19900610000
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/nv9d599a710-d60d-476b-b8fa-96c6f6896a6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19900610000
Online Media:

Imperial Airways The Empire's Air Line

Artist:
H. E. Watson  Search this
Sponsor:
Imperial Airways  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 76.8 x 50.8cm (30 1/4 in. x 20 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
circa 1930
Inventory Number:
A19900611000
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/nv9d1762abc-2f61-4993-853d-7ea86bd6c2fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19900611000
Online Media:

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