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Pin, Lapel, Soaring Society of America

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 0.6 × 1.3cm (1/4 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710694035
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b87aa705-a3b5-442b-9257-603148178c6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710694035
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Pin, Lapel, Soaring Society of America

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 1.3 × 0.6cm (1/2 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710694036
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/nv9972d71b4-df0e-4873-8598-c47f3ab1ee28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710694036
Online Media:

Pin, Lapel, Soaring Society of America

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D: 1.3 x 1.3cm (1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710694037
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/nv9318a8763-8f3a-498d-8929-d37d1fe25f9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710694037
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Booklet, "Soaring in America" (Soaring Society of America)

Collection Creator:
Bendix Corporation.  Search this
Bendix Aviation Corp  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1935
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:
Bendix Air Races Collection, Acc. NASM.1988.0115, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Bendix Air Races Collection
Bendix Air Races Collection / Series 4: Bendix Public Relations and Advertising, Special Projects / National Soaring Contest, Elmira, New York / 8th Annual, June 26 to July 11, 1937
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2846d42a1-1456-4879-b4c5-8830e618866a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1988-0115-ref650

Booklet, "Soaring in America" (Soaring Society of America)

Collection Creator:
Bendix Corporation.  Search this
Bendix Aviation Corp  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July 1959
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:
Bendix Air Races Collection, Acc. NASM.1988.0115, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Bendix Air Races Collection
Bendix Air Races Collection / Series 4: Bendix Public Relations and Advertising, Special Projects / National Soaring Contest, Elmira, New York / National Soaring Contest, Miscellaneous
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2b8440263-bfc9-47d3-bef3-cd100c10a81d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1988-0115-ref660

Soaring Society of America, Inc.

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 158, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg25a76339d-5325-4421-8287-02d86b58e204
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1078

Soaring Society of America 1968

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2e714ec59-568b-4f07-bd61-31741ea2de27
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1083

Soaring Society of America 1971

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg23b0f0c19-73b6-467d-bf2f-4bcad4534657
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1087

Soaring Society of America Publications, Photos, etc.

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1971
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2aeb21952-0481-47ad-b46a-36e54baeab11
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1082

Soaring Society of America Correspondence 1964 Through 1965

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 158, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2a046e6f1-68b2-4da5-8167-43d5b15ef04f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1079

Soaring Society of America Directors Meeting July 12, 1968

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2e3635b7c-638f-4dcd-a9cc-5c0604aeaecf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1084

Soaring Society of America Jan 1970 Board of Directors Meeting

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg259a9cfc8-12db-415e-a7ed-bcaaa530e09f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1086

Soaring Society of America Meetings, Reports, Agendas, etc. 1966 Through June 1967

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg248d82a4e-002d-4cc0-93b8-f4a5a88f132f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1080

Soaring Society of America Meetings, Reports, Agendas, etc. July 1967-1968

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg22ac30bd1-35e7-4c4d-a45d-929e67cfb72c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1081

Soaring Society of America Board Meeting in Colorado Springs, CO Feb 1-2, 1969

Collection Creator:
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.)  Search this
Container:
Box 159, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
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:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives (1918-1976), Acc. XXXX-0209, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives
National Aeronautic Association (NAA) Archives / Series 5: Administrative Records / 5.3: Chapters/Associations/Affliates
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2a96d791f-b009-441d-9355-322b39393cd1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0209-ref1085

Stanley Nomad

Manufacturer:
Robert M. Stanley  Search this
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 17.4 m (57 ft)
Length: 6.6. m (21 ft 7 in)
Height: 1.7 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weights: Empty, 164 kg (360 lb)
Gross, 250 kg (550 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1938
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Katherine N. Stanley.
Inventory Number:
A19800123000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Business Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96d4c7562-0b0d-4bd4-8c9e-89dd8b6043ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800123000

Bowlus 1-S-2100 Senior Albatross "Falcon"

Manufacturer:
Bowlus-Dupont Sailplane Company  Search this
Materials:
Originally skinned with mahogany and covered with lightweight cotton "glider cloth," then covered with a shellac-based varnish. In 2000, restorers removed original fabric and shellac coating, recovered with Grade A cotton fabric followed by several coats of nitrate dope, then lemon shellac, finishing with several coats of Johnson Wax.
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 18.8 m (61 ft 9 in)
Length: 7.2 m (23 ft 7 in)
Height: 1.6 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight: Empty, 153 kg (340 lb)
Gross, 236 kg (520 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1933
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Genevieve J. Eaton
Inventory Number:
A19350058000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/nv98a89a660-da60-4d0f-bc9a-85b16f3b09b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19350058000

Arlington Sisu 1A

Manufacturer:
Arlington Aircraft Company  Search this
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 15.2 m (50 ft)
Length: 6.4 m (21 ft 2 in)
Height: 1 m (41 in)
Weights: Empty, 246 kg (546 lb)
Gross, 349 kg (775 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1963
Credit Line:
Gift of Philip J. Baugh.
Inventory Number:
A19690004000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
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/nv9c3b78a55-90d7-44f3-b954-023607c126d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19690004000

12th World Soaring Championships

Maker:
Medallic Art Company Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
struck (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
medal: 7.61 cm x 1.52 cm x 1.92 cm; 3 in x 5/8 in x 3/4 in
Object Name:
medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Organizational; Commemorative
Place made:
United States
Location where used:
United States
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
1970
Associated date:
1970
Credit Line:
Soaring Society of America, Inc.
ID Number:
NU.70.214.1
Catalog number:
70.214.1
Accession number:
291760
Serial number:
27
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-e1e2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_954299

12th World Soaring Championships

Maker:
Medallic Art Company Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
struck (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
medal: 3.8 cm x 1.52 cm x 1.92 cm; 1 1/2 in x 5/8 in x 3/4 in
Object Name:
medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Organizational; Commemorative
Place made:
United States
Associated place:
United States
Location where used:
United States
Date made:
1970
Associated date:
1970
Credit Line:
Soaring Society of America, Inc.
ID Number:
NU.70.214.3
Catalog number:
70.214.3
Accession number:
291760
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-e621-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_954301

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