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Jack Neiman, Jr. Collection

Identifier: CA048-99

Scope and Content

The collection arrived in good fair poor 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.


  • 1995 - 1996
  • Majority of material found within 1995 - 1996

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.

Biographical Sketch

Jack Neiman was employed with Air America from Jun. 7, 1966 until he was terminated in Nov. 4, 1968. He held the rank of a First Officer. He received numerous decorations and awards such as the American Campaign Medal, the WWII Victory Medal, the Korean Service Medal and China Service Medal. Neiman flew a total of 1909 hours with Air Asia Company on Ten Two, DHC-4, and the C-123. He also trained and flew the helicopter Hughes 300 B and many other aircraft types. Capt. Neiman tested space suites at simulated altitudes.


"Jerry Find Papers," Air America Roster, Folder 1, Box 32, History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.


0.2 Linear Feet ((One half-sized manuscript box).)


Jack Neiman, Jr. was employed by Air America as First Officer from June 7, 1966 through November 4, 1968, when he was terminated by the company.

Series Description

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

Provenance Statement

The Jack Neiman, Jr. Collection was donated to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by Jack Neiman, Jr. on 1999-08-17.

Additional Sources

Additional information can be found in the History of Aviation Archives in the following collections:

CAT/Air America Archives.


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: 1JNJ-1-1-PC1

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

JNJ = Jack Neiman, Jr. 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.
Guide to the Jack Neiman, Jr. Collection, 1923-
Thomas Allen, PhD, CA
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Thomas Allen, PhD, CA. 2018-06-05. Second revision by Patrizia Nava, CA. 2019-08-28.

Revision Statements

  • 2018-06-05: 1st revision was a migration to ArchivesSpace Thomas Allen, PhD, CA.
  • 2019-08-28: 2nd revision was an update of the collection number by Patrizia Nava, CA.

Repository Details

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

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