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James George Burton Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-11-25
Abstract The James George Burton Photographs are comprised of two panoramic photographs relating to the Balloon School at Ross Field, Arcadia, California.

The John R. Buschmann B-29 Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-11-19
Abstract Lt. Col. John R. Buschmann compiled this information about the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, known as "T-Square 54," through personal research and interviews with former crew members. In 2015 these materials, including a short history of the plane written by Lt. Col. Buschmann, were donated to the Museum of Flight in an effort to keep the physical plane and its history housed in one location.

Herman Butler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-12-27-A
Abstract Herman Butler, originally of Belleville, Washington, served as a pilot during World War I and after with the U.S.A. School of Aerial Photography at Langley Field. The collection contains materials relating to the Butler's wartime and postwar service.

Arthur Wayne Byron Airline Pilot Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2009-06-05
Contents of the Collection The Arthur Wayne Byron Airline Pilot Collection is comprised of primarily textual materials with some photographs that document Byron's commercial pilot career with Western Airlines and Delta Airlines. Materials date from mid-1940s through the 1980s.Textual materials include pilot logs dating from 1955-1987; organizational records for Western Airlines, including documents related to the merger of Western Airlines and Pacific Northern Airlines in 1967, as well as the merger of...

Mary "Pat" (Hiller) Call WASP Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-11-15
Content Description The Mary "Pat" (Hiller) Call WASP Collection consists of materials relating to Call’s service as a Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP) from 1942-1944. Materials are arranged alphabetically and span from 1939-2019 (bulk 1943-1980). The collection consists of about 0.6 cubic feet of material, including military records, licenses and membership cards, flight records and logbooks, correspondence, photographs, ephemera, and clippings. Correspondence in the collection includes a...

Bruce Campbell Lear Fan Photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-00-00-98
Contents of the Collection This small collection consists of 15 color snapshots taken by Bruce Campbell of the Lear Fan at a flight demonstration or show for the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) circa early 1980s. The photographs depict Lear Fans N626BL and N327ML on the ground and in the air. Moya Lear is in one photograph; other spectators are unidentified.

John D. Carroll World War II Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2000-09-14
Contents of the Collection The collection relates to the World War II experience of 1st Lieutenant John D. Carroll, who served as a flight navigator and bombadier. It includes aeronautical charts for Hong Kong and Hungtze, China and Osaka and Choshi, Japan as well as a small amount of newspaper clippings related to World War II. Also present are photographs depicting military operations, such as reconnaissance and aerial bombardment, and aircraft, predominantly the B-29. The B-29 is featured in formation flight, dropping...

Charles Lindbergh Letter to Robert Goddard

 Collection — Box: Assorted rare collections, Box 1, Folder: 2011-06-06 folder 2
Identifier: 2011-06-06-2
Contents of the Collection This collection consists of a single item: a two-page typed letter written by Charles Lindbergh to Dr. Robert Goddard, dated December 15, 1938. In the letter Lindbergh makes the first suggestion for the military uses of the rocket. He states: "When the opportunity arises, I shall take this matter up with our own military people because I believe we should explore the military possibilities of the rocket. As you say, it is often difficult to start interest in such a radical development in its...

G. W. Charters Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-06-27-A
Abstract The G. W. Charters Notebooks are comprised of three notebooks containing training notes of a World War I Army pilot.

Emile Chourré and Chourré Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-06-17
Abstract The Emile Chourré and Chourré Family Papers is comprised of documents and scrapbooks, photographic prints and photograph albums, and assorted ephemera primarily pertaining to the life and military career of Lieutenant Commander Emile Chourré (1894-1938). Major topics include Chourré's military service, especially while stationed in Coco Solo, Panama; his service as a U.S. Naval announcer for the 1929-1931 and 1933-1934 National Air Races; and family (immediate and extended) photographs.

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photographic prints 321
World War, 1939-1945 149
clippings (information artifacts) 135
printed ephemera 132
correspondence 113
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Air pilots, Military 89
logs (records) 79
certificates 76
World War, 1914-1918 70
booklets 57
Airplanes, Military 52
Soldiers 50
military records 49
aerial photographs 48
Air pilots 47
Airlines 45
photocopies 45
photograph albums 45
scrapbooks 44
postcards 42
brochures 40
identity cards 40
Flight attendants 38
Aircraft accidents 37
Washington (State) 37
negatives (photographs) 36
Boeing Company -- Employees 33
Seattle (Wash.) 32
maps (documents) 32
newsletters 32
Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Family 31
menus 31
France 30
orders (military records) 29
Women in aeronautics 28
decals 28
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area 27
slides (photographs) 26
Fighter pilots 24
Northwest, Pacific 24
programs (documents) 24
Japan 23
articles 22
business cards 22
lithographs 22
notes (documents) 22
photographic postcards 22
Airplanes -- Design and construction 21
Airships 20
Germany 20
memorandums 20
technical drawings 20
Alaska 19
Flight training 19
technical reports 19
Curtiss JN-4D Jenny 18
Women air pilots 18
digital prints 18
Boeing Model 747 Family 17
California 17
notebooks 17
Biplanes 16
Bombing, Aerial 16
China 16
Consolidated B-24 Liberator Family 16
Douglas DC-3 Family 16
de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4 16
manuals (instructional materials) 16
posters 16
transportation timetables 16
Air mail service 15
Boeing B-29 Superfortress 15
drawings (visual works) 15
signatures (names) 15
Air shows 14
Airplanes -- Flight testing 14
Armed Forces -- Officers 14
Boeing B-29 Superfortress Family (Model 345) 14
Seaplanes 14
personnel records 14
stationery 14
yearbooks 14
16mm (photographic film size) 13
Aces (Fighter pilots) 13
Boeing B-17 Model 299 Flying Fortress ("XB-17") 13
England 13
SPAD XIII (S.13) 13
Training 13
airline maps 13
Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress 12
Boeing B-52 Stratofortress Family (Model 464) 12
DVDs 12
Douglas C-47 Skytrain Family 12
Hawaii 12
Military education 12
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 12
audiocassettes 12
diplomas 12
newspapers 12
panoramic photographs 12
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Names
United States. Navy 58
United States. Air Force 47
United States. Army Air Forces 44
Boeing 35
Pan American World Airways, Inc 30
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United Airlines 29
Boeing Company 25
United States. Army. Air Corps 22
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces 21
United States. Army. Air Service 18
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 16
Northwest Airlines Corporation 15
United States. Army 15
Trans World Airlines 14
United States. Marine Corps 13
King County International Airport 12
Great Britain. Royal Air Force 11
Western Airlines 11
Boeing, William Edward, 1881-1956 10
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 9
United States. Civil Aeronautics Administration 9
Project Apollo (U.S.) 8
Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) 8
Northwest Orient Airlines 7
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 7
United States. Naval Reserve 7
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 7
American Airlines 6
American Fighter Aces Association 6
Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force 6
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930 6
Douglas Aircraft Company 6
Randolph Air Force Base (Tex.) 6
United States. Army. European Theater of Operations 6
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 6
Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975 5
Delta Air Lines 5
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 5
Eastern Air Lines 5
Kelly Field (Tex.) 5
Lockheed 5
Merrill, A. Elliott (Albert), 1901-1992 5
National Championship Air Races 5
North American Aviation 5
Pearson Field (Vancouver, Wash.) 5
Showalter, N.D. (Noah David), 1925-2012 5
Slayton, Donald K., 1924-1993 5
United States. Army. Air Service. Aero Squadron, 95th 5
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces. Services of Supply 5
Allen, Edmund Turney, 1896-1943 4
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) 4
Apollo 13 (Spacecraft) 4
Barr, Julius A., 1905-1939 4
Beall, Wellwood Edmeston, 1906-1978 4
Boeing, Bertha Marie (Potter Paschall), 1891-1977 4
China. Kong jun. American Volunteer Group 4
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993 4
Douglas, Donald Wills, Sr., 1892-1981 4
Flying Tiger Line 4
Fornasero, John B., 1904-1967 4
France. Armée de l'air 4
Germany. Luftwaffe 4
Graf Zeppelin (Airship) 4
Great Britain. Royal Flying Corps 4
Haise, Fred, 1933- 4
Langley Field (Va.) 4
McDonnell Douglas Corp 4
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 4
Stenzel, Dorothy (Hester), 1910-1991 4
United States. Army. Air Service. Aero Squadron, 94th 4
United States. Army. Forces in China-Burma-India Theater 4
United States. Army. Signal Corps 4
Air Line Pilots Association 3
Alaska Airlines 3
Apollo Soyuz Test Project 3
Armstrong, Neil, 1930-2012 3
Associated Women Pilots of Boeing Field 3
Barr, Effie Hortense, 1904-1985 3
Barr, Gene Edward, 1933- 3
Barr, JoAnn, 1930- 3
Beachey, Lincoln J., 1887-1915 3
Boeing Air Transport 3
Brand, Vance 3
Braniff Airways 3
British Airways 3
Bucholz Army Airfield (Kwajalien Atoll, Marshall Islands) 3
Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Expeditionary Force 3
Challenger (Spacecraft) 3
Chennault, Claire Lee, 1893-1958 3
Cochran, Jacqueline, 1906-1980 3
Columbia (Spacecraft) 3
Continental Airlines 3
Curtiss 3
Dallas Love Field 3
Dominguez Field (Calif.) 3
Dunnam, Nancy (Nordhoff), 1923- 3
Grumman (Bethpage, NY) 3
Guynemer, Georges, 1894-1917 3
Hickam Air Force Base (Hawaii) 3
Hubbard, Edward, 1889-1928 3
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