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World War, 1914-1918

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Jack B. Jaynes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H003-68
Abstract Jack B. Jaynes started flying by the end of the First World War and continued as a barnstormer in the 1920s. During World War II, he served as an Operations Officer for the European Division of the Air Transport Command (ATC). In his private career, Jack Jaynes was a Deputy Regional Administrator for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and its predecessors the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) and the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB). His main duties were inspecting airlines such as...
Dates: 1906 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1918 - 1960

James L. Kerr III Papers

 Collection
Identifier: F056-87
Abstract James L. Kerr’s greatest interest was in World War I aviation history, which led him to join both the American and British chapter of the Cross and Cockade Journal. He was one of the founding members of the League of World War I Aviation Historians that regularly met at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), with which he held many positions such as treasurer and editor.Kerr played a crucial role in successfully launching Over the...
Dates: 1914 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1967

Charles Wayne Kerwood Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H010-79
Abstract Charles Wayne Kerwood was an American who flew with the Lafayette Escadrille in World War I. He also commanded the Greek Royal Air Force in the Greco-Turkish War (1919-1922), and lead a Volunteer American Squadron in support of the French-Spanish Campaign against the Berber Tribes of the North African Rif (1920-1927).
Dates: 1917 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1975

Robert E. Lee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H071-02
Abstract Robert E. Lee (1896-1973) was a pioneer aviator from Midland, Texas. During World War I, Lee was in command of the 47th Aero Squadron of the United States Army Air Service, and in World War II, he served as commander of the 55th Air Depot in Des Moines, Iowa for the Army Air Force. After the war he became involved in the oil business and invented a new type of drill bit.
Dates: 1909 - 1957; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1946

Ormer Locklear Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H007-75
Abstract Ormer Locklear, born on October 28, 1891 in Greenville, Texas, learned to fly in the United States Army Aviation Service during World War I. On leaving the military after the Armistice in 1919, Locklear flew around the country pioneering a number of barnstorming feats including the wing walk, and the midair transfer from one plane to another. His fame as a stunt pilot brought him to Hollywood where he completed one film, before being tragically killed during a stunt on his second movie in 1920....
Dates: 1890 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1920

Russell Manning Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F008-93
Abstract Russell Manning was a World War I afficionado collecting materials mainly pertaining to British and German aviation. He was in close contact with other World War I interested researchers.
Dates: 1914 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1918

DeLong Mills Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H044-85
Abstract The collection contains photographs, personal correspondence, certificates, books, log books, memorabilia, and ephemera.
Dates: 1914 - 1971

Paul Murer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H119-86
Abstract The collection contains biographical information, photographs, articles, and a painting.
Dates: 1915 - 1979; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1919

Iver O. Penttinen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F013-96
Abstract Iver O. Penttinen was a collector and aficionado of World War I aviation materials. The collection contains reports, correspondence, images, and memorabilia of both the Central Powers and the Entente Powers.
Dates: 1912 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1919

Ervin P. Ray Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F004-90
Abstract The collection contains a pilot's log book, photograph, and certificate of graduation.
Dates: 1918-05 - 1918-08

Jim Ray Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H014-67
Abstract James Ralph (Jim) Ray was a famous illustrator and aviator working for Kelloggs and other companies. He published his art in many books and magazines. The collection contans sketches, original drawings and art, photographs, articles, an manuscripts.
Dates: 1903 - 1960; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1954

Olive M. Senn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F007-81
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, drawings by Ernst Udet, first day covers, photographs, clippings, moving images, memorabilia, and private documents and papers.
Dates: 1914 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1919

A. J. "Sam" Uhl Aviation Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H078-04
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.
Dates: Undated

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

 Collection
Identifier: F007-10
Abstract The collection is comprised of correspondence from L. E. Walkley to Ola A. Sater.
Dates: 1961 - 1966

George H. Williams, Jr. Collection

 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 a World War I...
Dates: 1903 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1981

H. Hugh Wynne Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F070-94
Abstract H. Hugh Wynne collected about 22,500 ft. of rare and unique World War I 16mm movie films over a period of fifty years.
Dates: 1914 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1936