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Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.6: Robinson, Franklin A. / 2.6.1: Correspondence, diaries, personal ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c69fd212-5fa6-426e-8f82-ac71a4266346
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref167
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Electrical Panel

Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Non-Magnetic Metal
Ferrous Alloy
Paint
Radium Paint
Plastic
Synthetic Fiber Fabric
Dimensions:
3-D: 43.2 x 20.3 x 17.5cm (17 x 8 x 6 7/8 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20000982000
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/nv93d0868b7-7ec5-496d-83e3-1d7584addf52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000982000

Computer, Bomb Spacing, Navy

Materials:
HAZMAT Cadmium
Ferrous Alloy
Radium Paint
Paint
Aluminum
Glass
Copper Alloy
Unknown Sealant
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 17.1 × 24.4 × 10.8cm (6 3/4 × 9 5/8 × 4 1/4 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20000985000
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/nv92a811df0-256a-4038-a14a-59b7a16995a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000985000

Compass, Remote Indicating, Magnesyn, GM - Ternstedt, AN 5730-2A

Manufacturer:
General Motors Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Paint
Radium Paint
Ink
Copper Alloy
Unknown Coating
Possible Lead
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 10.2 × 8.3 × 8.3cm (4 × 3 1/4 × 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20000992000
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/nv92d2c2f0e-3e60-41b7-b6c3-de3fd46feccc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000992000

Operator's Panel, Trainer, Curtiss-Wright, Dehmel, P-3A

Manufacturer:
Curtiss-Wright Corp.  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Ferrous Alloy
Non-Magnetic Metals
Paint
Phosphorescent Paint
Possible Radium Paint
Glass
Copper Alloy
Plastics
Rubber
Electrical Wiring
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 97.8 × 153.7 × 85.1cm (3 ft. 2 1/2 in. × 5 ft. 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 9 1/2 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Training Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19860022005
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/nv997b77ace-7ea5-454c-a9af-bf53aa621550
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860022005

Instrument Panel, Trainer, Curtiss-Wright, Dehmel, P-3A

Manufacturer:
Curtiss-Wright Corp.  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Radium Paint
Aluminum Alloy
Ferrous Alloy
Glass
Plastics
Rubber
Paint
Electronic Components
Inks
Copper Alloy
Phenolic Resins
Uncharacterized Liquids
Natural Fiber Fabrics
Dimensions:
3-D: 91.4 × 60.3 × 160cm (3 ft. × 1 ft. 11 3/4 in. × 5 ft. 3 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Training Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19860022006
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/nv90a01188d-0217-4927-a6c7-4e6382277723
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860022006

Indicator, Directional Gyro, A-5, from P-47B

Manufacturer:
The Sperry Gyroscope Co.  Search this
Materials:
Glass
Coating
Aluminum
Steel
Synthetic
cadmium plating
radium paint
Dimensions:
3-D (note): 18.1 × 11.4 × 12.4cm (7 1/8 × 4 1/2 × 4 7/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602714000
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:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9dfa63a1d-7c89-4233-a8f6-fa055265e069
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19602714000

Sensitive Altimeter, Pressure, C-12, AN5760-2, Kollsman Instrument Division

Manufacturer:
Kollsman Instrument Company  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Glass
Paint
Steel
Copper Alloy
Radium Paint
Plastic
cadmium plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 13.7 × 8.3cm (3 1/4 × 5 3/8 × 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19990322000
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:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e023c40d-c76e-4e38-937f-e112fcaec519
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19990322000
Online Media:

Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt.

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
Place:
The Region of Great Bear Lake, Northwest Territories, Vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
2 Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Elaeagnaceae
Published Name:
Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt.
Lepargyrea canadensis (L.) Greene
Barcode:
03035071
USNM Number:
1947326
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/344abbe25-e502-4b62-b62b-66dba3618208
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14390248

Pulsatilla nuttalliana (DC.) Bercht. & J. Presl

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
K. Beamish  Search this
F. Vrugtman  Search this
Min. Elevation:
975  Search this
Place:
10 miles s. of Cranbrook, Radium Hotsprings Rd., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
7 May 1960
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Ranunculaceae Ranunculoideae
Published Name:
Pulsatilla nuttalliana (DC.) Bercht. & J. Presl
Pulsatilla ludoviciana (Nutt.) A. Heller
Barcode:
03674284
USNM Number:
2385639
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3548d9157-89fb-4645-ba81-dd70c0acf610
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15133457

Tofieldia pusilla (Michx.) Pers.

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
William Campbell Steere  Search this
R. J. Lowry  Search this
Edwin A. Phillips  Search this
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
J. Kucyniak  Search this
Place:
The Region of Great Bear Lake. Vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
1 Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Tofieldiaceae
Published Name:
Tofieldia pusilla (Michx.) Pers.
Barcode:
03828426
USNM Number:
1947301
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/331d3f19e-9aa5-4265-ab5a-846e10b050db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15583577

Stuckenia filiformis (Pers.) Börner

Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In shallow water.  Search this
Place:
region of Great Bear Lake, east end of McTavish Arm, Port Radium, vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Labine Point, margin of Dumpy Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
11 Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Potamogetonaceae
Published Name:
Stuckenia filiformis (Pers.) Börner
Potamogeton filiformis var. alpinus Almquist
Barcode:
01083353
USNM Number:
1947428
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Sea Grasses
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3aa6b06d2-60f2-4c46-9c45-665d45c7c2af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10071297

Potamogeton gramineus L.

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
Place:
The Region of Great Bear Lake. In shallow water of McDonough Lake. Vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
23 Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Potamogetonaceae
Published Name:
Potamogeton gramineus L.
Barcode:
03834608
USNM Number:
1947553
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/332b800bf-1ae1-47bf-909b-5c38e87a8b17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15440642

Hedysarum mackenziei Richardson

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
William Campbell Steere  Search this
R. J. Lowry  Search this
Edwin A. Phillips  Search this
et al.  Search this
Place:
The region of Great Bear Lake, vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Hedysarum mackenziei Richardson
Barcode:
02042553
USNM Number:
2000573
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/388ebbef1-48c3-43b1-9a5d-f109e65d63e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13388092

Hedysarum alpinum var. americanum Michx. ex Pursh

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
Place:
Region of Great Bear Lake, bank by Radium Lake, Vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
2 Jul 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Hedysarum alpinum var. americanum Michx. ex Pursh
Barcode:
02042438
USNM Number:
1947327
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/378d75198-c664-4861-ae41-31ad7fc5393f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13391723

Physico-chimie du protactinium : [actes du colloque international sur la Physico-chimie du protactinium organisé dans le cadre des colloques internationaux du Centre national de la recherche scientifique, à Orsay (Institut du radium) du 2 au 8 juillet 1965 / par [G.] Bouissières et [R.] Muxart]

Author:
Bouissières, G  Search this
Muxart, R  Search this
Centre national de la recherche scientifique (France)  Search this
Colloque internationaux sur la Physico-chimie du protactinium (1965 : Orsay)  Search this
Physical description:
351 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1966
Topic:
Protactinium  Search this
Call number:
QD181.P2 P57 1965
QD181.P2P57 1965
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_441540

Altimeter, French, Military, Jules Richard, SPAD XVI (Mitchell)

Manufacturer:
Jules Richard  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum alloy, steel, copper alloy, radium paint, glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 4 x 12cm, 0.5kg (1 9/16 x 4 3/4 in., 1lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Transferred from the War Department
Inventory Number:
A19200002003
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/nv9e7a9f0d0-1fc3-4fae-97a3-fe99482c3fbe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19200002003
Online Media:

Compass, Remote Indicator, German, Fw 190

Manufacturer:
Siemens  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating, Radium Paint
aluminum alloy, copper alloy, steel, glass, paint, plastic
Dimensions:
Approximate: 11.4 × 11.4 × 17.8cm (4 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 7 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Test
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of Lt. Kimbrough S. Brown
Inventory Number:
A19480133000
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/nv9e95b9a25-56a1-4faf-8809-343e81d56826
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19480133000
Online Media:

Indicator, Airspeed, Japanese Army, Type-98, Cutaway

Manufacturer:
Tanaka Instrument Manufacturing Plant (Tanaka Keiki Seisakusho)  Search this
Materials:
aluminum alloy, copper alloy, paint, radium paint
Dimensions:
Approximate: 3.2 × 7.6 × 8.3cm (1 1/4 × 3 × 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Gift of Lt. Kimbrough S. Brown
Inventory Number:
A19480138000
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/nv936c3e8f3-9032-4496-8db0-3605da65c782
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19480138000
Online Media:

Machmeter, Early Model, Kollsman

Manufacturer:
Kollsman Instrument Company  Search this
Materials:
Materials: Aluminum alloy, black plastic, glass, steel, copper alloy, radium paint, paint
Dimensions:
Approximate: 8.3 × 8.3 × 11.4cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19490053000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Nation of Speed
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a327d0f5-3dc1-4311-8add-062113114dfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19490053000
Online Media:

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