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Missile, Surface-to-Surface, V-2 (A-4)

Manufacturer:
Mittelwerk GMBH  Search this
Materials:
Steel; graphite jet vanes, some wooden construction elements in fuselage; aluminum tanks not present.
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 ft. 8 3/8 in. wide x 46 ft. 1 3/16 in. deep x 5 ft. 5 in. diameter x 44 ft. 5 3/16 in. long, 8427.9 lb. (356.6 x 1405.1 x 165.1 x 1354.3cm, 3822.9kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600342000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/nv9c2816946-e717-42f0-9d3e-1e31b26b8e63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600342000
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Receiver, V-2 Rocket Guide Plane

Materials:
Case: metal, with electroonic components inside.
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.2 x 7.6 x 29.9cm (5 3/16 x 3 x 11 3/4 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed-Guidance & Control
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift Dr. Helmut Hoelzer
Inventory Number:
A19870356000
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/nv935c0ae3b-7706-4d97-9817-879a33c9cb5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19870356000
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Hauke, Cesar M. de (Cesar Mange)  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co.  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford, 1874-1938 -- Art collections  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L. -- Art collections  Search this
Arenberg, duc d' -- Art collections  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de, 1885-1925  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Theme:
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
Art Gallery Records
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Rocket Engine, Combustion Chamber, V-2

Manufacturer:
Linke-Hofmann Werke AG  Search this
Materials:
steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 ft. 2 in. × 3 ft. 7 in. (188 × 109.2cm)
Storage (Object in shipping crate): 213.4 × 129.5 × 129.5cm, 577kg (7 ft. × 4 ft. 3 in. × 4 ft. 3 in., 1272lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19730005000
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/nv9e51851b9-8e9d-46b6-b3e2-545b67369769
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19730005000
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Missile, Surface-to-Surface, V-2 (A-4), Miscellaneous Parts

Materials:
Steel
Aluminum Alloy
Paint
Unknown Natural Hair
Possible Zinc Chromate Paint
Possible Rubber
Phenolic Resin
Natural Fiber Thread
Dimensions:
Overall (Tail Skin Panel): 4in. x 2ft 2in. x 3ft 5in. (10.16 x 66.04 x 104.14cm)
Other (Jet Vane): 5in. x 1ft 2in. x 1ft 7in. (12.7 x 35.56 x 48.26cm)
Other (Pressure Bottle): 1ft 3 1/2in. (39.37cm)
Storage (Rehoused on an aluminum pallet): 124.5 × 124.5 × 87.6cm, 127kg (49 × 49 × 34 1/2 in., 280lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missile & Rocket Parts
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600342005
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/nv937dea90e-f92a-43ec-99c8-d8fd7b5ee419
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600342005

Rocket, Liquid Fuel, Sounding, WAC Corporal

Manufacturer:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology  Search this
Materials:
Mainly sheet steel; plastic or plexiglass cones on tips of the two white fins.
Dimensions:
3-D (Artifact only): 505.5 × 103.3 × 30.5cm (16 ft. 7 in. × 3 ft. 4 11/16 in. × 1 ft.)
3-D (Mount only): 121.9 × 148.6cm (4 ft. × 4 ft. 10 1/2 in.)
Overall (Overall height on mount): 654cm (21 ft. 5 1/2 in.)
Overall: 3 × 16 × 1 ft., 292lb. (91.4 × 487.7 × 30.5cm, 132.5kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1945-1950
Credit Line:
Gift of the California Institute of Technology
Inventory Number:
A19590009000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv900f0497b-261b-403b-8e83-25e872ecd506
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590009000
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Space artifact or Nazi weapon? Displaying the Smithsonian's V-2 missile, 1976-2011

Author:
DeVorkin, David H  Search this
Co-author:
Neufeld, Michael J. 1951-  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Dept. of Astronautics  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 9; Page numbers : 187-195
Place:
Germany
Date:
2011
Topic:
Rocketry  Search this
Rockets (Ordnance)  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
V2 Rocket  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Controversies  Search this
Publisher:
Amsterdam: Elsevier
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13445

Installation of V-2 Missile at National Air and Space Museum

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
June 1, 1976
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
V-2 rocket  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-7010-16A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396591

Installation of V-2 Missile at National Air and Space Museum

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
May 28, 1976
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
V-2 rocket  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-7009-02 ]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396592

Installation of V-2 Missile at National Air and Space Museum

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
June 1, 1976
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
V-2 rocket  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-7010-04A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396605

Control Vane Assembly, Rocket, Liquid Fuel, Robert H. Goddard

Manufacturer:
Dr. Robert H. Goddard  Search this
Materials:
Overall, steel; ceramic or plaster over vanes
Dimensions:
3-D: 38.6 x 8.3 x 10.2cm (15 3/16 x 3 1/4 x 4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Autopilots
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert H. Goddard
Inventory Number:
A19590075000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv94bfee733-9528-40f8-88c6-7bdee6daacac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590075000

Turbopump, Steam Generator and Frame, V-2 Rocket Engine

Manufacturer:
Mittelwerk GMBH  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Rubber (Silicone), Asbestos, Glass, Brass, Synthetic Fabric, Copper, Paper, Adhesive
Phenolic Resin, Paint
Dimensions:
3-D (Aluminum Pallet Storage): 182.9 × 182.9 × 233.7cm, 445.9kg (6 ft. × 6 ft. × 7 ft. 8 in., 983lb.)
3-D (Metal Bar): 165.1 × 12.7 × 22.9cm, 20.9kg (5 ft. 5 in. × 5 in. × 9 in., 46lb.)
3-D (Turbopump, Steam Generator and Frame, V-2 Rocket Engine): 152.4 × 152.4 × 214cm, 355.2kg (5 × 5 × 7 ft. 1/4 in., 783lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Accessories (to an Engine)
Country of Origin:
Germany
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force Museum
Inventory Number:
A19600013000
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/nv91170caea-d4f8-4274-a3a8-cc705010dbcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600013000

Missile, Surface-to-Surface, V-2 (A-4), Lifting Eyes

Materials:
Steel, Paint, Brass-Plating
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/4in. x 4 1/4in. x 3in. (18.42 x 10.8 x 7.62cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Missile & Rocket Parts
Country of Origin:
Germany or USA
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600342001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/nv997f543cb-a073-436d-aa21-e9db87e966fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600342001

Launch Platform, Missile, Surface-to-Surface, Liquid Fuel, Corporal

Manufacturer:
Firestone Tire and Rubber Company  Search this
Materials:
Overall, steel; tires rubber; split level, glass tube.
Component: Steel, Paint
Dimensions:
Storage (Storage of Component): 162.6 x 106.7 x 55.9cm (64 x 42 x 22 in.)
Overall: 240 × 270.5 × 375.9 × 101.6cm (7 ft. 10 1/2 in. × 8 ft. 10 1/2 in. × 12 ft. 4 in. × 3 ft. 4 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19680010006
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a6a227b4-25bb-420d-97c2-6c69f072028f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680010006
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, V-2, U.S.-Made

Manufacturer:
North American Aviation Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Paint, Aluminum, Cadmium Plating, Mylar (Polyester), Adhesive, Asbestos, Plastic, Phenolic Resin,
Rubber (Silicone)
Dimensions:
Storage (Artex Crate): 325.1 × 160 × 170.2cm (10 ft. 8 in. × 63 in. × 67 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1947-1949
Credit Line:
Rocketdyne, Division of Rockwell International Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19700251000
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/nv93bf3b7e6-3f8a-4356-898f-e286e158c685
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19700251000
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Rocket, Sounding, Viking 12

Manufacturer:
Martin Marietta Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum body and other metals
Dimensions:
Overall: 42 ft. 15/16 in. tall x 3 ft. 9 in. diameter x 12 ft. wing span, 2022 lb. (1282.54 x 114.3 x 365.76cm, 917.2kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Martin Marietta Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19760843000
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/nv98d1b7596-7921-4b91-9190-949b192c8f01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19760843000
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Combustion Chamber, V-2, Cutaway

Manufacturer:
Linke-Hofmann Werke AG  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 ft. 5 in. tall x 3 ft. 9 in. wide (195.58 x 114.3cm); diameter, each injector, 21 in.; diameter, outside, nozzle, 29 in.
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19790950000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c8795e1f-f6cb-4500-b59c-38f91213f640
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19790950000
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Turbopump, V-2, Cutaway

Manufacturer:
Klein, Schanzlin & Becker, Germany  Search this
Materials:
Steel, aluminum, rubber and leather seals
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 ft. 8 in. tall x 2 ft. 5 in. wide x 2 ft. 4 in. deep (81.28 x 73.66 x 71.12cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19790951000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90f23939c-b324-4e6c-a16a-bb100687658a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19790951000

Spectrograph, UV, V-2

Manufacturer:
Baird Associates  Search this
Materials:
Welded steel and hardened steel components, glass grating, optical mirrors, fluorite lenses
Dimensions:
3-D: 61 x 30.5cm (24 x 12 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Naval Research Laboratory
Inventory Number:
A19840018000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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/nv939434f55-20eb-4284-8a8c-df7aded60134
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19840018000
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Guidance Platform, V-2, SG-66

Materials:
Mixed metals
Dimensions:
3-D: 50.8 x 50.8 x 50.8cm (20 x 20 x 20 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19860029000
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/nv9f3df41cf-ac66-4878-93b5-980ca719cdd4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860029000
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