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UTD ADVANCE Collection

Identifier: UA006-15
Abstract The UTD ADVANCE Collection is an artificial collection consisting of the newsletters and newspapers under the title ADVANCE and later, UTD ADVANCE, that highlighted research, teaching, and general activities at The University of Texas at Dallas from 1969 to 1985.

Captain Hans von Schiller Collection

Identifier: L008-17
Abstract This collection contains one copy of book "A Million Miles in a Zeppelin" and one black and white photograph labeled "Vernon Hacken and Son Dale."

Vought Aircraft Company Collection (VACC)

Identifier: CV017-82
Abstract The Vought Aircraft Company is the second oldest aircraft manufacturing company in the United States. They were established in 1917 by Chance Milton Vought, a young aeronautical engineer and aviation pioneer. Over the years they have designed and produced many famous and highly successful aircraft. In the late 1940s, the company moved its headquarters to Dallas, Texas. The Vought Company has merged and separated several times with other companies since it first started in the early 1900s. They...

Fred Walker Papers

Identifier: CA010-07
Abstract Fred Walker worked as a pilot for General Claire L. Chennault’s Civil Air Transport (CAT) from 1949-1950 returning to CAT in 1953. He flew sorties out of Haiphong and Hanoi, Vietnam to support the French during the battle of Dien Bien Phu. Starting in the 1960s, Walker assumed administrative duties for Air America, Inc. in Laos and Thailand in the position as the Manager Flying Department (MFD). There he supervised and directed the activities of about 1600 pilots. During this time,...

James H. Walker Papers

Identifier: H013-04
Abstract The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, military records, identification cards, as well as black and white photographs related to James H. Walker. It also contains several bound log books which cover Walker’s aviation career from 1930-1947 and 1947-1962.

L. E. Walkley Correspondence to Ola A. Sater Collection

Identifier: F007-10
Abstract The collection is comprised of correspondence from L. E. Walkley to Ola A. Sater.

Grant Walters Collection

Identifier: CA157-13
Abstract Grant Walters was responsible for training pilots and mechanics in ground school on Pilatus Porter and Garrett AiResearch engines for Air America.

Jesse Walton Collection

Identifier: CA054-01
Abstract Clippings, photographs, memoranda, Air America Log newsletters, Air America Stamps, correspondence, articles, Dave Hickler stamp and correspondence regarding benefits.

Henry C. Watters Collection

Identifier: CA033-91
Abstract Contains photographs of the Chinese New Year, Long Chieng, LS-272 and log books.

Joseph A. Weisberg Papers

Identifier: H038-94
Abstract From his early life on, Joseph A. Weisberg was interested in journalism and especially in photo journalism with the focus on aviation topics, which also sparked his interest in flying. During World War II, Weisberg trained on and served as a crew member on Consolidated B-24 Liberators. After the war, he settled in Fort Worth, Texas to assume a position at an advertising agency. Shortly thereafter, he established his own marketing company before deciding in 1973 to go back to his initial...

Dr. Charles L. Weldon, M.D. Papers

Identifier: CA004-05
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, reports, maps, and drafts for a book, photographs, articles, and newsletters primarily pertaining to Laos.

Donald D. Wharton Collection

Identifier: CA159-13
Abstract This collection contains pilot licenses, log books, navigational calculators, checklists for C-130s and C-123s, compensation and rules of employment, foreign currency, photographs, correspondence and newspaper clippings.

Helen Wight Collection

Identifier: CA064-94
Abstract This collection contains lesson plans, survival information, evasion and travel lessons, aircraft dispatcher test guide, photographs and slides.

George H. Williams, Jr. Collection

Identifier: F006-64
Abstract George H. Williams, Jr. had a deep interest in researching and collecting information about World War I aviation. He was involved with both the League of World War I Aviation Historians, and its journal, Over the Front, as well as Cross and Cockade and several other aviation societies.For many years, Williams worked with the History of Aviation Collection (HAC) at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). He also taught...

Marvin V. Wingrove Collection

Identifier: CA012-10
Abstract The collection contains audio tapes of TET Offensive, moving images 8mm film of Jack Kelly, clippings, and slides from the Vietnam War.

William A. Winston Collection

Identifier: H047-82
Abstract Collection contains photographs of early Pan Am aircraft, passengers, stations, and other related subjects, from early 1920's to 1940's, books, microfilm, books, flight logs, clippings, and a leather helmet.

John C. Wiren Papers

Identifier: CA013-11
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, Air Facilities Data-Thailand, personal documents, maps, clippings, photographs and slides.

David A. Witts Collection

Identifier: H053-00
Abstract The collection contains 13th Air Force history, including a summary of 2nd Emergency Rescue Squadron, correspondence, and a lithograph "Moonlighting" P-38 strafing mission in 1945 New Guinea signed by survivors.

Catherine Fay Wood Collection

Identifier: H022-66
Abstract Catherine Fay Wood was a Civilian Employee in the Operations Section of the Air Transport Command.

Wineburgh Philatelic Research Library Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: W221-13
Abstract The Wineburgh Philatelic Research Library (WPRL) at the Special Collections Department, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas supports the education and edification of students, hobbyists, and philatelists from around the world, by making philatelic literature, displays, and exhibits available. It also maintains an up-to-date collection of books, journals, and catalogues and provides facilities for philatelic meetings and seminars.

William J. Yarber Papers

Identifier: TB015-04
Abstract The material in the William J. Yarber Papers relates to the career of Arthur L. Fornoff. Materials in this collection are manuals, sales brochures, reports, proposals, and promotional publications related to the Bell Helicopter Corporation.

Al Zakrzewski Collection

Identifier: F002-12
Abstract Al Zakrzewski was a World War I aficionado mainly collecting the famous Sanke Cards published by Willi Sanke. Next to his extensive postcard collection, he also was interested in rare aviation medals, ribbons, and decorations. In addition to collecting World War I materials, he was an active member of various World War I associations, and an editor for the Over the Front magazine. He was a recipient of the Thornton D. Hooper Award for Excellence for two of his...

Arthur J. Zarkos Collection

Identifier: CA160-13
Abstract Contains correspondence, employment records, resume, resignation papers, maps, reports, logs, artifacts, and ephemera.