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Frank W. Bailey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F041-02
The collection arrived in good condition and was initially processed with only a container list as description. Due to a change of the content management system, further description proved to be necessary.

Dates

  • 1916 - 1918
  • Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918

Language of Materials

Collection is in English, French, German, and Italian.

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

12.2 Linear Feet (Ten manuscript boxes, eight record center boxes, and one half-size manuscript box)

Abstract

This collection contains aviation books and magazines, microfilm from World War I, French documents with translations, notebooks, war diaries, communiqués, squadron reports, casualty reports, and summaries.

Biographical Sketch

At the time this finding aid was reviewed, no biographical information was available.

Series Description

The archivist kept the original organization intact without any further arrangement.

Provenance Statement

The Frank W. Bailey Collection was donated to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by Frank W. Bailey on 2002-07-16.

Additional Sources

Additional information about this topic can be found in the History of Aviation Archives in the following Collections:

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

Books and Magazines

The books/magazines in this collection have been separated from the main collection and incorporated in the HAC Monograph/Magazine Stacks.

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: 4FWB-1-1-PC1

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

FWB = Frank W. Bailey 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.

Material Removed List

2.0 linear ft. of duplicate materials that were not pertinent to the collection have been de-accessioned and were sent to recycling.
Title
Guide to Frank W. Bailey Collection
Status
completed
Date
2018-05-24
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Cassandra Zawojek, 2018-05-24.

Revision Statements

  • 2018-05-24: 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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