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27th Aero Squadron Scrapbook [Nathan Blumberg]

Creator:
Blumberg, Nathan  Search this
Names:
United States. Army. Air Service. 1st Pursuit Group. 27th Aero Squadron  Search this
Blumberg, Nathan  Search this
Luke, Frank, Jr.  Search this
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973  Search this
Extent:
0.14 Cubic feet ((1 14.5x11x1 flatbox))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1917-1973
Scope and Contents:
This scrapbook was compiled by Nathan Blumberg who served with the 27th Aero Squadron. It contains photographs of members of the squadron, pictures of the graves of some of the pilots killed in action, pictures of planes (including Spad XIII, Donrad AR.2, Nieuport 28, and De Havilland DH-4) used in World War I and of France during the war. It also includes poems, newspaper articles on the squadron and on Lt. Luke and memorabilia of the squadron's reunions in 1966 and 1973. There are also newspaper clippings about Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker.
Biographical / Historical:
The 27th Aero Squadron, 1st Pursuit Group, was chartered on 23 June 1917 and served in France during World War I. After training, the squadron embarked for Europe on 25 January 1918 and served at Toul, France. Among those serving in the 27th Aero Squadron was Lt. Frank Luke, Jr., who was killed in action and was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Leonore B. Sheldon, gift, 1991, 1991-0028, 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:
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
SPAD XIII (S.13)  Search this
Dorand A.R. (Avion de Reconnaissance) Series  Search this
Nieuport (France) 28  Search this
de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
NASM.1991.0028
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1991-0028
Online Media:

Luke (Frank, Jr) Trophy

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 Archives Reading Room at the Museum in Washington, DC. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Reference Desk.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Awards and Trophies
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Awards and Trophies / Series K: Awards and Trophies
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-k-ref790

Luke (Frank, Jr) Trophy

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer KL, Folder 007000-01
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 Archives Reading Room at the Museum in Washington, DC. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Reference Desk.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Awards and Trophies
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Awards and Trophies / Series K: Awards and Trophies / Luke (Frank, Jr) Trophy
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-k-ref791

Frank Luke, Jr., (sculpture)

Title:
Frank Luke, Junior, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Burnham, Roger Noble 1876-1962  Search this
Founder:
California Art Bronze Foundry  Search this
Subject:
Luke, Frank, Jr  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Phoenix General Services Division 1700 West Washington Phoenix Arizona 85003
Located Arizona State Capitol 1700 West Washington Phoenix Arizona
Date:
1930
Topic:
History--United States--World War I  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Lieutenant  Search this
Occupation--Military--Pilot  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Control number:
IAS AZ000606
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_336027

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