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Leslie W. Bays Collection

Identifier: CA080-96

Leslie Warren Bays was employed with Air America as a captain flying Helio Couriers. He began working with Air America April 26, 1966 and separated from the company November 20, 1974. His last duty station was in Saigon, the Republic of South Vietnam. The collection is composed of air navigation charts, maps, slides, data books, manuals, pilot's log, and a piece of a stone jar from the Plain of Jars.

Dates: 1969 - 1970

F. W. Belcher Collection

Identifier: F165-13

The F. W. Belcher Collection contains technical notes used in WWI regarding aircraft engines including the 120 HP Beadmore, 80HP Le Rhône, 110HP Clerget as well as notes on rigging and aerial guns.

Dates: 1915 - 1918

W. Burr Bennett, Jr. Collection on the Enola Gay Controversy

Identifier: H035-98

W. Burr Bennett had a life-long interest in the Enola Gay Controversy. His collection encompasses all his interactions with the Committee for the Restoration and Proper Display of the Enola Gay (CRPDEG) members, as well as other correspondents concerning this issue. In addition, he had Smithsonian related materials along with secondary source resources and petitions.

Dates: 1942 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1999

Lloyd V. Berkner Papers Addendum

Identifier: UA031-10
Scope and Content The collection contains military records, copies of speeches, articles and publications, a photograph, and two long play records generated by Lloyd V. Berkner in his career as a United States Naval Officer, scientist, educator, and administrator. These papers were collected by Ted Booth, a relative of Lloyd V. Berkner, and were received in a good, but unorganized condition. The Lloyd V. Berkner Papers Addendum are housed in seven manuscript boxes, and one...
Dates: 1923 - 1971; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1967

Berlin Airlift Veterans Association Collection

Identifier: H035-10

The Berlin Airlift Veterans Association (BAVA) was established in January of 1991. The main purposes of the BAVA are to commemorate the services rendered by the participants of the Berlin Airlift both military and civilian, to perpetuate the history and significance of the Berlin Airlift, to honor those who gave their lives, and to establish programs that will enhance Education, Friendship, and Understanding between people among other things.

Dates: 1941 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1948 - 2010

F.W. "Rick" Biddenstadt University Photograph Collection

Identifier: UA006-12
Abstract This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, and digital images taken by F.W. “Rick" Biddenstadt in his capacity as official photographer for the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) from 1984 until his retirement in 2003. The collection also contains a few historical UTD images used in various special projects, as well as a few images related to his own photographic work. Biddenstadt was part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library and also...
Dates: 1962 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1989 - 2003

William L. Birch Papers

Identifier: D007-17

The William L. Birch Papers contain photographs of the Doolittle Raid.

Dates: 1942 - 2000

Gerald K. Bishop Collection

Identifier: F006-66

The Gerald K. Bishop Collection contains an aircraft identification book used during WWI by Gerald Knox Bishop.

Dates: 1915 - 1917

Gary B. Bisson Collection

Identifier: CA087-89

Gary Bryan Bisson was employed by Air America on February 14, 1968. He worked as a corporate attorney at Bangkok, Thailand facilities of Air America. He resigned from the company on September 30, 1974.

Dates: 1969 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1979

Gretchen S. Black and Eddie A. Schneider Collection

Identifier: H054-82

Collection consists of personal items related to Gretchen S. Black and Eddie A. Schneider during the Spanish Civil War and later years.

Dates: 1928-1970s

Thomas L. Blakemore Collection

Identifier: L176-13

The Thomas L. Blakemore Collection contains blueprints, articles, memos, technical notes and reports regarding Lighter-than-Air aircraft including the U.S.S. Hindenburg, Shenandoah, Los Angeles, Akron, and Macon.

Dates: 1906 - 1961

Kenneth J. Boedecker Collection

Identifier: H009-81

Collection contains photographs and certificates relating to Kenneth J. Boedecker.

Dates: 1914 - 1976

Delphine Bohn Papers

Identifier: H069-82

Delphine Bohn was a member of the Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron (WAFS), later named Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP). These aviatrices ferried various types of aircraft from the United States to Great Britain during World War II. In her private life, Bohn was a salesperson for Beech Aircraft Comp. and J. R. Gray Comp. before founding her own business, Western Aviation, Inc., which operated out of Meacham Field, Fort Worth, Texas.

Dates: 1941 - 1988; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1973

John A. Bottorff Collection

Identifier: CA028-90

John A. Bottorff worked for Air Asia Co., a subsidiary owned by Air America from 1963 to 1974. Bottorff was also the initiator of The Airasian, an employee newspaper. The collection contains several issues of The Airasian and photograph albums.

Dates: 1972 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1975

Temple Bowen Collection

Identifier: H001-68
Abstract Temple Bowen was a significant contributor to the development of public transportation from 1925 through 1936 in the Southwest and Midwest areas of the United States. Starting in 1927, he became one of the pioneers of early air transport development by establishing several airlines carrying air mail and passengers. In 1929, he formed Bowen Air Lines, Inc., which carried passengers between major cities in Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Illinois. In 1936, Bowen sold his company to Braniff...
Dates: 1927 - 1957; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1934

Clyde E. Brayton Sr. Collection

Identifier: H012-84

The Clyde E. Brayton Sr. Collection contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, financial statements and records pertaining to the Brayton Flying School.

Dates: 1942 - 1973; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1946

Augustus M. Brenneke Papers

Identifier: F006-85

Augustus M. Brenneke, also known as Gus, served with the 28th Squadron of the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I. He received his training at Kelly Field in San Antonio, Texas and served as a flight instructor at Benbrook Field in Fort Worth, Texas, (also known as Taliaferro No. 2) and Carruthers Field.

The collection contains photographs, correspondence, memorabilia, and military records.

Dates: 1914 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1918

Bill Brockway Collection

Identifier: CA169-87

This collection contains Air America film reels, a VHS tape and an Air America Flag from Canton. It also contains a part of the Elmer Munsell Collection, regarding Laos.

Dates: Undated

Ivan H. Brooks Collection on Flyin' Frolic

Identifier: H009-63

Ivan H. Brooks enlisted in the United States Army Air Services in November of 1917. The following year in November, 1918, Brooks participated in Flyin' Frolic, an aviation carnival to raise money for recreation quarters for aviators stationed at Love Field at Dallas, Texas.

Dates: 1917 - 1945; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918

Isabel A. Burgess Collection

Identifier: H008-13

Collection contains clippings, articles and reports relating to accidents, both airline and otherwise.

Dates: 1964 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1975

Marius Burke Collection

Identifier: CA175-88

Marius Burke was employed by Air America as a Captain and helicopter pilot from October 31, 1963 to June 30, 1975 when he was separated from the company. His last duty station was Saigon, The Republic of South Vietnam.

Dates: 1954 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1972 - 1974

Robert Lancy Burn Papers

Identifier: CA044-99
Abstract Robert Lancy Burn (R. Lancy Burn) was born in South Carolina on April 4, 1939. He was an Air Asia Co. employee for several months in 1966 until November, when he became a flight mechanic and supervisor for Air America. He retired in December of 1971. Burn was primarily based at their Saigon, Vietnam facilities and kept detailed journals with almost daily entries of his time with Air America. The collection consists of his journals and also contains correspondence and personal documents...
Dates: 1966 - 1972

Arthur C. Burns Collection

Identifier: H001-78

The collection contains photographs, personal papers, log books, correspondence, magazines, ephemera, and prints.

Dates: 1912 - 1970; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1965

Lew Burridge, Jr. Papers

Identifier: CA071-98

Lew Burridge flew with the American Volunteer Group (AVG) before being hired by Gen. Claire L. Chennault and his Civil Air Transport (CAT) air carrier. Burridge mainly worked as an executive and a pilot in China supporting the Chinese Nationals in their fight against communism.

Dates: 1946 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1947 - 1958

Callier Center for Communication Disorders Collection

Identifier: UA026-12
Dates: 1975 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1992

Mark M. Campbell Collection

Identifier: H001-64

This collection contains materials generated by, for, and about Mark Campbell such as personal papers, certificates, newspaper clippings, memorabila, and photographic albums. The personal papers include original typescript (edited) and handwritten transcripts from oral history tapes of Campbell’s life history in aviation.

Dates: 1916 - 1957

William C. Campbell Collection

Identifier: H047-83

The William C. Campbell Collection contains photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, postcards, and business cards related to the aerial stunts of William C. "Stub" Campbell.

Dates: 1914 - 1921

The University of Texas at Dallas Career Center Collection

Identifier: UA198-13

The University of Texas at Dallas Career Centers assists UTD students with career advising, internships, student employment, and placement services.

Dates: 1981 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1986 - 1992

Civil Air Transport (CAT) and Air America Memorial and Archive Dedication Ceremony Collection

Identifier: CA148-87

The CAT/Air America Memorial Plaque was designed and paid for by funds from the memberships of both the Civil Air Transport (CAT) Association and the Air America Association. On May 30, 1987, the CAT and Air America Memorial Plaque was dedicated during a solemn service.

Dates: 1984 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1987

Allen E. Cates Papers

Identifier: CA066-03
Abstract Allen Cates served with the United States Marine Corps from 1960 until 1996. After his discharge he joined Air America as a pilot from July 1966 to May 1974. During his eight years with Air America he logged 7,000 hours in various aircraft both fixed-wing and helicopters. He was active in Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam, and flew rescue missions and evacuations, many under fire. Allen Cates also served as a President of the Air America Association, as well as a board member for five years. Allen...
Dates: 1999 - 2008; Majority of material found within 2003 - 2006

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