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    John Toland papers, 1944-1965 Author and historian. Correspondence, notes, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, maps, photographs, and wide ranging production material, including drafts, galleys, and proofs, of Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s.
    • Contributor: Toland, John
    • Date: 1944
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    Wayne W. Parrish papers, 1912-1976 Aviation journalist and publisher. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches and writings, commemorative programs, airline insignia, logos, schedules, tickets, and other aeronautical memorabilia, photographs, and printed matter documenting primarily Parrish's roles as founder and president of American Aviation Publications.
    • Contributor: Parrish, Wayne W. (Wayne William) - Parrish, Wayne W.
    • Date: 1912
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    Wayne W. Parrish papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches and writings, commemorative programs, airline insignia, logos, schedules, tickets, and other aeronautical memorabilia, photographs, and printed matter documenting Parrish's role as founder and president of American Aviation Publications (AAP). Includes correspondence with airline executives, aircraft manufacturers, and pilots relating to political, technical, labor, and business issues in aviation. Also includes material on Parrish's World War II experiences as a journalist ...
    • Contributor: Parrish, Wayne W. (Wayne William)
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    Oskar Ursinus papers, 1908-1943 Aviator, engineer, and journalist. Correspondence, notes, articles by Ursinus and others, charts, maps, sketches, blueprints, photographs, printed matter, and clippings relating to the development of German aeronautics during the first half of the twentieth century.
    • Contributor: Ursinus, Oskar
    • Date: 1906
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    Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright papers, 1809-1979 Aviation pioneers and inventors. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, business accounts, legal papers, minutes, reports, printed matter, photographs, blueprints, and scrapbooks relating primarily to the invention of the airplane and the development of aviation.
    • Date: 1809
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    Benjamin Delahauf Foulois papers, 1898-1966 Military officer and pioneer aviator. Correspondence, diaries, reports, official documents and personnel records, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to Foulois's military career and the development of air power in the United States military.
    • Contributor: Foulois, Benjamin Delahauf
    • Date: 1898
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    John Toland papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, notes, maps, photographs, and production material relating chiefly to Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s. Includes drafts, galleys, and proofs of Ships in the Sky: the Story of the Great Dirigibles (1957); the Battle, the Story of the Bulge (1959, later reissued as Battle of the Bulge), a history the German offensive in the ...
    • Contributor: Toland, John
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    Wernher Von Braun papers, 1796-1970 German aerospace engineer. Correspondence, fan mail, speeches and writings, public relations material, subject files, scrapbooks, and printed material. The papers relate to Wernher Von Braun's career in rocketry and aerospace engineering from his early work on the V-2 rocket in Germany to his work for the United States Department of Defense, the Redstone Arsenal, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration George C. Marshall ...
    • Contributor: Von Braun, Wernher
    • Date: 1796
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    A. Hildebrandt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, notes, pamphlets, periodicals, books, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, charts, pictures, photographs, and other papers collected by Hildebrandt concerning the history and development of aviation, with the focus on Germany. Includes personal papers relating to his career as a pioneer and advocate of aeronautics. Includes material on aeronautical inventions, laws, societies, and sports; meteorology; and commercial and military aviation. Correspondents include Prince Albert, Duke ...
    • Contributor: Hildebrandt, A. (Alfred)
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    Wernher Von Braun papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, fan mail, speeches and writings, public relations material, subject files, scrapbooks, and printed material relating to Von Braun's career in rocketry and aerospace engineering from his early work on the V-2 rocket in Germany to his service at the U.S. Dept. of Defense, the Redstone Arsenal, and the NASA George C. Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Includes material pertaining to guided ...
    • Contributor: Von Braun, Wernher
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    Benjamin Delahauf Foulois papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, reports, flight records, personnel records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Foulois's military career and the development of air power in the U.S. military. Documents Foulois's service in Puerto Rico during the Spanish-American War (1898), in the Philippines during and after the insurrection (1899-1905), in aerial operations during the Mexican Punitive Expedition (1916), and as chief of the American ...
    • Contributor: Foulois, Benjamin Delahauf
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    Oskar Ursinus papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, notes, manuscript articles by Ursinus and others, clippings, printed matter, charts, maps, sketches, blueprints, photographs, and other papers relating to the development of German aeronautics during the first half of the 20th century. Subjects include military aviation in World War I, the German aircraft industry, altitude flying, engines, instruments, aircraft, rockets, aeronautical societies, and aeronautical sports events.
    • Contributor: Ursinus, Oskar
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    Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, writings, business and legal papers, genealogical material, patents, blueprints, photographs, printed material, and other papers documenting the lives and work of the Wright brothers who designed, built, and piloted the first machine to achieve powered, sustained flight in 1903 and the first practical airplane in 1905. The papers include scientific data, formulas, and computations related to aerodynamic and design factors and ...
    • Contributor: McFarland, Marvin Wilks - Wright, Milton - Wright, Orville - Wright, Wilbur - United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics - Wright and Wright - Wright Cycle Company