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Lt. James A. Doyle Collection
The Lt. James A. Doyle Collection contains the pilot's log book, military documents and a loose photograph album.
Dr. Charles L. Branch Collection on Dr. Wilder Penfield
Dr. Charles L. Branch is a neurosurgeon and philanthropist who supported The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Center for BrainHealth, including establishing the Charles L. Branch BrainHealth Award. He studied neurosurgery under one of the field’s pioneers, Dr. Wilder Penfield (1891-1976). This collection contains material about both men.
E. Douglas Dreifus Collection
Edward Douglas Dreifus was Director of Air America's Safety Division, at Air America's Taipei headquarters facility, from November 9, 1965 until his resignation in December 1970. Prior to joining Air America Dreifus worked for the Civil Aeronautics Board.
Richard P. Duiven Papers
Richard Duiven was a well-known scholar of World War I aviation, writing several books and articles on the German Air Service in World War I, as well as serving as editor/author of the "Mentioned in Dispatches" column for the journal Over the Front.
William B. Duty Collection
This collection contains personal files, log books and diaries related to Major William B. Duty as well as photographs from various Air Force bases.
Amelia Earhart Commemorative Stamp Campaign Collection
Clara Studer launched a campaign for a commemorative stamp in honor of Amelia Earhart. By soliciting the help of other pioneer women pilots such as Fay Gillis Wells and Louise McPhetridge Thaden, Ms. Studer and friends contacted congressmen as well as senators. These women gradually gained the support of newspapers throughout the country. On July 24, 1964, in Atchinson, Kansas, the stamp was officially issued.
Ed Eckholdt Collection
The Ed Eckholdt Collection primarily contains photographs of aircraft, locations, and people taken during the early 1960's.
Lawrence C. Elliott Collection
The collection mainly consists of correspondence and records generated by, for and about Elliott’s position as a Federal Aeronautical Administrator. Elliott’s career spans the genesis of the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA), from the Bureau of Lighthouses through the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) to the FAA in the 1960’s.
The University of Texas at Dallas Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science Collection
Eugene McDermott Library Collection
Jerome S. Fanciulli Collection
Jerome S. Fanciulli was a journalist and later joined Glenn H. Curtiss and his Curtiss Exhibiton Company where he held the positions of Vice President and General Manager. After he left Curtiss, he worked in the automotive transportation industry. The collection focuses on the Curtiss Exhibition Company.
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Collection
This artificial collection contains inspection papers for Meacham Field, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, and Love Field airport.
Ed Ferko Collection
Walther Aschoff was a pilot in World War I flying Gotha bombers. He was involved in the bombing of London in 1917. The materials reflect his career as a pilot both in World War I and World War II where his trace disappears.
John E. Ferris Collection
This collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, and flight logs collected by John E. Ferris during his service as a United States Navy helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War, and for Air America in Laos. The entire collection has been digitized by the History of Aviation Collection.
O. D. Filley Collection
Oliver Dwight Filley was born in Connecticut in 1885. He attended Harvard University and wrote for The Harvard Crimson, as well as a member of the rowing team. He served as fighter pilot with The United States Army Air Service during World War I.
Edward J. Finan Papers
Jerry Fink Papers
Jerry Fink was employed with Air America from April 1, 1957 to December 31, 1973 when he retired. While employed with the company, Mr. Fink served as Deputy Legal Counsel and Assistant SEC at Air America Headquarters, Taipai.
Jack Folmer Collection
Jack Folmer was first interested in aviation during a visit at the Lambert airport in St. Louis, Missouri, where Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis was on display after it's return from France. This collection contains images of this airshow.
John D. Fonburg, Jr. Papers
John D. Fonburg, Jr. was a military pilot. This collection includes materials collected by Fonburg during his time with the United States Marine Corps. and Air America, Inc.
Ray Fortner Collection
This collection contains images, memorabilia, ephemera, correspondence, and clippings related to the life and career of Ray Fortner, American Airline pilot from 1928 through 1962.
Held annually from 1957-1986 the Dallas-based department store chain Neiman Marcus presented an event called the Fortnight. Occurring in late October, or November this celebration presented fashion shows, cultural events, film screenings, galas, and other events themed after a specific country. The University of Texas (UTD) also participated in this event, hosting lectures, cultural celebrations, film screenings, food events, and other events highlighting the chosen country.
Dudley W. Foster Collection
Dudley Foster was the Chief of Security for Air America.
Richard W. Fowler Collection
Richard W. Fowler was born in Watertown, New York in 1946. He attended the University of Georgia, and served with the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He later went to work at the BMW facility in Athens, New York. He passed away in 2011.
Devon E. Francis Papers
This collection contains copies of a typewritten manuscript, Mr. Piper and His Cubs by Devon E. Francis, as well as research materials, reviews, and correspondence.
William G. Fuller Collection
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.
William D. Gaddie Collection
Wiiliam D. Gaddie was a fixed-wing instructor pilot for Civil Air Transport and Air America stationed in Bangkok and Japan.
General Aviation Video Collection
This is an artificial collection of videos given to the library by unnamed or undentified donors.
Gary W. Gentz Papers
Gary W. Gentz served as a flight mechanic with Air America at Udorn, Thailand from April 27, 1971 through June 15, 1974, when he was terminated.
Joseph Gervais Papers
- Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. 295
- Special Collections and Archives Division, The University Archives. 53
- Special Collections and Archives Division, Wineburgh Philatelic Research Library. 2
- History of Aviation Archives 160
- Air pilots 109
- Air pilots--United States. 105
- CAT/Air America Archives 89
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 82
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Aerial operations, American. 76
- World War, 1939-1945 69
- Air America 68
- World War, 1939-1945 Aerial operations, American. 61
- Aeronautics, Commercial 59
- World War, 1914-1918 55
- Air pilots--Training of--Handbooks, manuals, etc. 54
- Air pilots--Training of--United States. 44
- United States. Air Force 42
- Aeronautical charts 41
- University of Texas at Dallas 41
- Laos 40
- Air pilots--Training. 39
- World War, 1914-1918 Aerial operations 39
- Aircraft accidents 37 + ∧ less
- Japanese 1
- Rice, Ed, Mr. (George Edward), 1912-1993 4
- Glines, Carroll V., Mr., Jr. (Carroll Vane), 1920-2016 (C. V.) 3
- Adams, Clara, Mrs., 1884-1971 2
- Adams, Ed G., Mr. (Edward G.) 2
- Air America 2
- Alexander, Louis, Mr. 2
- Carlson, Erik D., Mr., PhD 2
- Civil Air Transport 2
- Graves, Frank N., Mr., 1912- (Col.) 2
- Hacker, Sue B., Mrs. (Susan B.) (1917-2008) 2
- Hazen, Joe, Mr. (Joseph William), 1934-2020 2
- Hodge, Chuck, Mr. 2
- Kippen, James S., Mr., 1948-2011 2
- Krieger, Marvin A., Mr., 1914-2013 2
- Larson, Ken W., Mr. (Kenneth W.) 2
- Luckadoo, John, Mr., 1922- 2
- Maier, Lothar, Mr., 1932-2011 (Lothar Thomas (Nick) Maj. USAF (Ret.)) 2
- Mooney, Al, Mr. (Albert W.) (1906-1986) 2
- Munsell, Elmer, Mr. (Elmer Lonzo), 1930-1994 2
- Pierce, Harry D., Mr. (Harry Dunham) 2 + ∧ less