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Fred E. Anderson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA068-04
The Fred E. Anderson Collection includes material used by Fred E. Anderson in the operation of fixed wing aircraft, both with Air America and other companies. This material consists of flight data, charts, operations manuals, forms, training material, navigational aids, and his personal logbooks.

Dates

  • 1960 - 1990
  • Majority of material found within 1962 - 1983

Language of Materials

Collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

Materials in this collection are open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Extent

1.9 Linear Feet (Two manuscript boxes and one record center box)

Abstract

Fred E. Anderson was a pilot of fixed-wing aircraft for Air America. After the shutdown of Air America, he flew for several other charter services, cargo airlines, and air taxi services. He also worked as a flight instructor. The Fred E. Anderson Collection consists of loose material in folders.

Biographical Sketch

Fred E. Anderson was a pilot of fixed-wing aircraft for Air America. After the shutdown of Air America, he flew for several other charter services, cargo airlines, and air taxi services. He also worked as a flight instructor.

Series Description

The Fred E. Anderson Collection consists of one series of two manuscript boxes and one record center box of material totaling 1.9 linear feet. It is comprised of loose material in folders. The collection is described at the folder level. See container list for the title of individual folders.

Provenance Statement

The Fred E. Anderson Collection was donated to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by Lang T. Anderson in August 2004.

Additional Sources

Additional information about this topic can be found in the History of Aviation Archives in the following Collections: CAT/Air America Collection

Image ID

It is the researcher's responsibility to secure permission from copyright holders of materials to which this institution does not own copyright.

Images in this collection are identified by a unique number that provides information about the format, record group, collection, series, box, folder, and image numbers. Please use this number when ordering reproductions of images from this collection.

Record Group Code

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

2 = Doolittle Archives

3 = Lighter than Air Archives

4 = George H. Williams, Jr., World War I Aviation Library

5 = History of Aviation Archives

6 = University Archives

7 = HAC Stacks

8 = WPRL Stacks

9 = Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Collection

10 = Belsterling Collection

11 = Closed Stacks

12 = Unidentified

13 = Chance Vought Archives

14 = Twirly Birds Archives

Image Format Code

P = Photograph/Postcard

S = Slide

N = Negative

T = Positive Transparency

B = Black and White

C = Color

Example: 1FEA-1-1-PC1

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

FEA = Fred E. Anderson Collection

= Series Number

1 = Box Number

1 = Folder Number

P = Photograph/Postcard

C = Color

1 = Image Number

Images archived in plastic image holders may also have a location code in the format: 1/TL. In this example, the number is the sheet number and the letters indicate the top left position on the sheet. Position indicators are T = top, L = left, R = right, M = middle, and B = bottom. Position indicators may be combined to describe the position on the sheet, as shown in this example.

Note to the Researcher

The materials in this collection are in fair condition.
Title
Guide to the Fred E. Anderson Collection
Status
completed
Author
Thomas J. Allen, PhD.
Date
2004-11-24
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Cassandra Zawojek, 2018-03-29

Revision Statements

  • 2018-03-29: 1st revision was a migration to ArchivesSpace by Cassandra Zawojek.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. Repository

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