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Abstract This collection contains materials related to aircraft built in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Dates: 1903 - 2006
Scope and Content The collection contains approximately 1,700 black and white photographs and negatives collected by Lawrence E. De Leon. The Lawrence E. De Leon Photograph Collection is housed in five negative storage boxes totaling 2.0 linear ft.The collection arrived in fair condition. The subjects of the photographs and negatives are airplanes built or manufactured between 1909 and 1975. The processing archivists imposed order and identified three series with the first...
Dates: 1909 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1945
Abstract William G. Fuller was the first manager of Meacham Field in Fort Worth, TX. He was appointed to the post in 1927 and remained active in North Texas aviation throughout his life, from being Vice President of Globe Aircraft Company, to the Director of Aviation of Fort Worth and later Grand Prairie. The collection contains archival material collected by him, including personal and business papers and other materials accrued throughout his career in civil and military aviation.
Dates: 1917 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1927 - 1971
Abstract David W. Ostrowski has a life-long interest in airplanes and aviation history. He took pictures and collected photos from other photographers of U.S. and non-U.S manufactured military and civilian aircraft from World War I up to the jet age.
Dates: 1918 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1945
Abstract Welman A. Shrader was both an aviation journalist, an aviation photographer, and a pilot. He was the Director of Publications for the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, the predecessor of The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, (AIAA). Shrader wrote several books and/or provided images from his private collection.
Dates: 1903 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1953 - 1979
Abstract The collection is composed of photographs and negatives that include images of both military and civilian aircraft. The images span from WWI to WWII.
Abstract Harry Weddington was an early aviator and flight instructor.
Dates: 1914 - 1943; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1939
- Beech Aircraft Corporation 5
- de Havilland aircraft 5
- Aeronautics, Commercial 4
- Airplanes 4
- Boeing Aerospace Company 4
- Cessna aircraft 4
- Curtiss aircraft 4
- De Havilland Aircraft Company, ltd. 4
- Douglas Aircraft Company 4
- Gliders (Aeronautics) 4
- Heinkel airplanes 4
- Messerschmitt airplanes 4
- Vought aircraft 4
- Aeronautics, Military 3
- Beechcraft (Airplanes) 3
- Bell helicopters. 3
- Biplanes 3
- Boeing airplanes 3 ∧ less