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Air Force Association, Wright Memorial Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-351
Abstract This collection documents a civilian aerospace organization that promotes public understanding of aerospace power and national defense. The collection includes newspaper clippings, magazines, awards, correspondence, meeting minutes, national, regional, and state conference materials, community events, photographs, certificates, reports, financial records, and general Air Force information. Most items deal with events and overall activities of the Wright Memorial Chapter. Several items in the...
Dates: 1953-2014

Air Force Museum Wright Brothers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-157
Abstract

Consists of articles, letters, speeches, and clippings pertaining to the Wright Brothers collected by the Air Force Museum at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton. Subjects covered include removal of Wright buildings from Dayton, interviews and personal history of the Wrights, the Smithsonian-Langley controversy, obituaries, funerals, and miscellaneous aviation materials.

Dates: 1922-1978

Aircraft Slide Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-402
Abstract

The Aircraft Slide Collection is an assortment of 35mm color slides of aircraft in numerous operational locations, as well as air museums, static displays, and air shows.

Dates: 1967-1998

Airfield Slide Collection (SC-249)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-249
Scope and Contents

This collection contains 35 slides of various airfields, primarily ones local to the Dayton, Ohio, region. The dates range between 1920s-1940s.

Dates: 1920s-1940s

Airplane and Aircraft Photographs (SC-228)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-228
Scope and Contents

Collection of photographs of various airplanes and aircraft. The photos are identified on the back, with more information than what is given in the item list below, including engine information.

Dates: undated

Albatross D. Va No. 7161/17 Fabric

 Collection
Identifier: SC-313
Content Description

This collection consists of a piece of the original fabric from the Albatross D. Va No 7161/17, a WWI German fighter aircraft restored and exhibited by the National Air and Space Museum. The fabric is mounted, along with an image of the airplane and a brief description.

Dates: Undated

Albert William Stevenson Photographs (SC-218)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-218
Scope and Contents

Ten oversize photographs taken by Lt. Col. Albert William Stevenson, include aerial photographs and aviation photographs.

Dates: undated

Alice Griffith Carr Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-135
Abstract

Born and raised in Yellow Springs, Carr had a long, distinguished career working in Europe for the Red Cross and the Near East Foundation as a nurse and public health administrator. Her papers include extensive correspondence, journal articles, reports, working papers, clippings, genealogical materials, and photographs.

Dates: 1869-1968

Richard Allaman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-259
Abstract

Allaman was active locally in the field of children's social services. He held several posts in the Ohio-Kentucky area including Superintendent of the Montgomery County Juvenile Court, Director of the Louisville Children's Home, and Superintendent of Shawn Acres, the Montgomery County Children's Home. His papers consist of correspondence, case notes, published and unpublished papers, programs, conference materials, photographs, reports, and awards.

Dates: 1919-1968

Major General Henry Tureman Allen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-439
Abstract Major General Henry T. Allen was an officer in the U.S. Army from 1882 to 1923. He fought in the Spanish-American War and World War I. His daughter married Lieutenant General Frank Maxwell Andrews (See MS-440). General Allen was famous for his 1885 exploration of 15,000 miles of Alaskan wilderness in the Copper, Tanana, and Koyukuk River valleys. The collection is small, consisting of photographs of him and his children, along with a 1985 reprint of his 1885 Alaskan expedition report, and a...
Dates: 1891-1985

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Wright State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives 1149
Local Government Records 13
 
Subject
Photographs 230
Correspondence 188
Dayton (Ohio) -- History 136
Minutes (administrative records) 89
Scrapbooks 84
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Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 60
Newspapers 50
Financial records 42
Aeronautics -- History 39
Newsletters 37
Clippings (information artifacts) 33
Audiocassettes 30
Electronic records (digital records) 27
Negatives (photographs) 27
Books 22
Slides (photographs) 22
Blueprints (reprographic copies) 21
Newspaper clippings 21
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Ohio) 21
Brochures 20
Pamphlets 20
Annual reports 17
Diaries 17
Air pilots 16
Labor unions -- Ohio -- Dayton 16
Postcards 16
Reports 16
Sound recordings 16
Business records 15
Maps 15
Performing arts -- Ohio -- Dayton 15
Publications (documents) 15
Speeches 15
Dayton (Ohio) -- History -- 20th century 14
Drawings (visual works) 14
Letters (correspondence) 14
Audiotapes 13
Aeronautics -- History -- 20th century 12
Ledgers (account books) 12
Minutes (Records) 12
Video recordings 12
Women -- Ohio -- Dayton -- Societies, etc. 12
Dayton (Ohio) -- Church history 11
Memorabilia 11
VHS 11
Videocassettes 11
Oral histories 10
Programs (documents) 10
Collective labor agreements 9
Magazines (periodicals) 9
Ohio -- Politics and government 9
Photographs -- 20th century 9
Transcripts 9
Yellow Springs (Ohio) 9
Aeronautics -- United States -- History 8
Airplanes 8
Airplanes -- History 8
Black-and-white photographs 8
Dayton (Ohio) -- Social life and customs 8
Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- Ohio -- Dayton 8
Posters 8
Videotapes 8
Awards 7
Compact discs 7
DVDs 7
Dayton (Ohio) -- Pictorial works 7
Glass plate negatives 7
Handbooks and manuals 7
Inventors 7
Montgomery County (Ohio) -- History -- 20th century 7
Springfield (Ohio) 7
World War, 1939-1945 7
Yellow Springs (Ohio) -- History 7
Advertisements 6
Aeronautics in art 6
Businessmen -- Ohio -- Dayton 6
Church records and registers -- Ohio 6
Color photographs 6
Corporate minutes 6
Dayton (Ohio) -- Politics and government 6
Dayton (Ohio) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 6
Engineer 6
Film (material by form) 6
Genealogies (histories) 6
Lantern slides 6
Membership lists 6
Microfilms 6
Photographers -- Ohio -- Dayton 6
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 6
Account books 5
Aeronautics 5
Aeronautics -- Ohio -- Dayton -- History 5
Aircraft industry -- United States -- History 5
Airplanes -- Photographs 5
Airplanes in art 5
Architectural drawings (visual works) 5
Articles 5
Auglaize County (Ohio) -- History 5
Banks and banking -- Ohio -- Wapakoneta 5
Contracts 5
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Language
English 1149
German 68
French 33
Spanish; Castilian 10
Italian 9
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Names
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948 33
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 28
Wright State University 14
United States. Air Force 10
Antioch College 8
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Dayton journal herald 8
General Motors Corporation. Frigidaire Division 8
Haskell, Katharine Wright, 1874-1929 8
National Cash Register Company 8
Wright, Milton, 1828-1917 8
Dayton daily news 7
Brown, Katharine Kennedy 6
Dayton Art Institute 6
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 6
Wright Flying School 6
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930 5
Dufour, Howard R., 1915-2009 5
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906 5
Ohio. General Assembly. Senate 5
Brown, Martha McClellan, 1838-1916 4
Dayton Ballet 4
Dayton Council on World Affairs 4
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra 4
Dayton-Wright Airplane Company 4
Dewey, Dawne 4
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 4
Five Rivers MetroParks 4
General Motors Corporation. Delco Products Division 4
Glenn, John, 1921-2016 4
International Union of Electrical Workers. District Council 7 4
Katz, Paul 1907-1989 4
Kettering, Charles Franklin, 1876-1958 4
League of Women Voters of the Greater Dayton Area 4
Ohio. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
Project Apollo (U.S.) 4
Reece, Jane, 1868-1961 4
Republican Party (Ohio) 4
Schwarz, Josephine, 1908-2004 4
Seifried, Richard D. 4
Wallace, Donald Kiblinger, 1937- 4
Wright State University. Special Collections & Archives 4
Aerospace Medical Association 3
Aull, Marie, 1897-2002 3
Brown, Kleon Thaw, 1886-1925 3
Cassel, Homer Deeter, M.D., 1895-1980 3
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation 3
Davis, Lenny, 1936-2022 3
Dayton (Ohio). Fire Department 3
Dayton (Ohio). Police department 3
Dayton Engineering Laboratories Company 3
Dayton Public Schools 3
Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium 3
Engineers' Club of Dayton 3
General Motors Corporation. Inland Manufacturing Division 3
Greene County Historical Society (Greene County, Ohio) 3
Harris family 3
Harris, Harold R., 1897-1989 3
International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers. Local 755 (Dayton, Ohio) 3
Kennedy, Grafton Sherwood, 1893-1974 3
Kennedy, Louise Achey, 1860-1945 3
Ladley family 3
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 3
Mayfield, William Preston, 1896-1974 3
Minnick, Raymond 3
Ohio State University 3
Schwarz, Hermene, 1902-1986 3
Taylor, Charles E. (Edward), 1868-1956 3
The Dayton Foundation 3
Totten family 3
United States. Army. Air Service 3
United States. Navy 3
Waco Aircraft Company 3
Westminster Presbyterian Church (Dayton, Ohio) 3
Wright Company 3
Wright, Lorin, 1862-1939 3
Wright, Reuchlin, 1861-1920 3
322nd Field Artillery Reunion Association 2
Aero Club of America 2
American Aviation Historical Society 2
American Red Cross. Dayton Area Chapter 2
American Society of Aviation Artists 2
Association of Junior Leagues International 2
Austin, Charles Mosley 2
Bahnsen, Axel, 1907-1978 2
Barrett, Hal 2
Beavercreek Committee of Eleven, Inc. 2
Beck, Agnes Osborn, 1875-1958 2
Bieser, Irvin G. (Irvin Gruen), 1902-1989 2
Blanchard, Werner J., 1900-1948 2
Blue Jacket, approximately 1752- 2
Blunden, Jeraldyne, 1941-1999 2
Breidenbach, Warren C., Dr., 1894-1942 2
Brukner, Clayton John, 1896-1977 2
Canal Society of Ohio 2
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Chrysler Corporation. Airtemp Division 2
Cincinnati, Hamilton, and Dayton Railroad Company 2
Community Research Inc. 2
Cooper, Ann L. (Ann Lewis), 1934- 2
Countryman, Robert 2
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