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AV. Aviation

 Topic Guide
Identifier: AV
This classification groups collections on the topic of aviation.

Found in 331 Collections and/or Records:

Robert L. Cavanagh Aviation Collection (MS-353)

Identifier: MS-353

The Robert L. Cavanagh Aviation Collection contains extensive research on a variety of aircraft, including detailed information on the Boeing P-12. The collection also contains a wide variety of aircraft photographs, along with negatives, slides, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photograph albums.

Dates: 1917-1999

Centennial of Flight Collection (SC-214)

Identifier: SC-214
Scope and Contents

Information concerning the celebrations of the Centennial of Flight, 2003.

Dates: 2003

Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Autographs (SC-72)

Identifier: SC-72
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one issue of National Geographic (Sept. 1934) with an article by Anne Morrow Lindbergh, signed by both Anne and Charles Lindbergh.

Dates: 1934

Charles A. Lindbergh Records (SCV-5)

 Collection — Folder SCV-5
Identifier: SCV-5
Scope and Contents

This small collection contains two items. The first is a letter from Charles Lindbergh to Charles I. Barron, M.D., expressing his appreciation to Dr. Barron for permitting him to undergo decompression tests in Lockheed Aircraft Company's high-altitude chamber. The second item is Lindbergh's electrocardiogram from a Flight Personnel Examination.

Dates: 1963

Charlie Taylor Photographs and Articles (SC-191)

Identifier: SC-191
Scope and Contents

Photographs and newspapers concerning Charlie Taylor.

Dates: 1924-1956

Louis P. Christman, 1903 Wright Flyer Drawings

Identifier: MS-477
Abstract Orville and Wilbur Wright never constructed a complete set of drawings for any of their flyers or gliders. In the mid-1940s, friend of the Wright's, Edward Deeds, commissioned Louis P. Christman, to complete, not only a set of drawings for the famous 1903 Flyer, but also the 1900, 1901, and 1902 Gliders, and the 1903 and 1904 Flyers. This collection contains Christman's original drawings of the 1903 Flyer's Engine Support Rails and Wing Ribs. In addition, the collection also consists of 23...
Dates: 1947-1951

Cincinnati Parachute Club Collection (MS-525)

Identifier: MS-525
Scope and Contents

The Cincinnati Parachute Club was one of the first parachute clubs in the country. Their jumps were mostly at Western Hills Airport in Cincinnati, Ohio. The collection focuses on one member of the club, Quentin Honnert. The collection is composed of largely photographs from jumps in Ohio and Indiana. There is also pages from a logbook, a newspaper article page, and a member agreement for Honnert for the club.

Dates: circa 1940-1960

Civil Aeronautics Administration Records

Identifier: MS-122

The collection consists primarily of correspondence, published reports, and bulletins of the United States Civil Aeronautics Administration. The records in this collection were created from the Clayton Bruckner Papers (MS-109).

Dates: 1944-1952

Civil Aviation Medical Association Records

Identifier: MS-526

The Civil Aviation Medical Association is a non-profit international medical association concerned with the safety of civil aviators. It is affiliated with the Aerospace Medical Association. The records generally consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, brochures, and the association’s newsletter.

Dates: 1948-2016; Majority of material found within 1955-2008

Cleveland Air Races Collection

Identifier: MS-378

This collection contains photos of the 1929 Cleveland Air Races and souvenir programs from the 1931, 1932, and 1934 Air Races. All items are copies of the the originals.

Dates: 1929-1934