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Balloons, Kite.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Aircraft Manufacturer's Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H008-63
Abstract

This collection contains materials related to aircraft built in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Dates: 1903 - 2006

Thomas L. Blakemore Collection

 Collection
Identifier: L176-13
Abstract

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

Lawrence E. De Leon Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H025-82
Abstract

Lawrence E. De Leon was an Airport Engineer working for a consulting firm. He collected photographs of various aircraft manufacturers.

Dates: 1909 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1945

Jerome S. Fanciulli Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H082-86
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1908 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1908 - 1913

Ed Ferko Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F022-97
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1887 - 1942; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1917

George I. Hockensmith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: L050-84
Abstract George I. Hockensmith worked mainly as a Superintendent for the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company building hangars such as the Wingfoot Lake airfield, southeast of Akron, Ohio. He also helped build bridges like the Arlington Memorial Bridge in Washington, D.C. and the the Trinity River Bridge in Dallas, Texas to name only a few. In South America, he built airfields and the British Guiana Air Base at Georgetown, British Guiana, for which he received the Ordem Do Cruzeiro...
Dates: 1917 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1944

James S. Kippen Aviation Photography Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H027-14-P
Abstract James S. Kippen was an Air Traffic Controller at Andrews Air Force Base as well as an aviation photographer. In 1981, he was one of the air traffic controllers fired by the Federal Government for joining a strike led by the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) union. This collection contains photographs, slides, and negatives documenting his hobby and career as an aviation photographer. Material concerning his career as an Air Traffic Controller and involvement with...
Dates: 1945 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1978 - 2009

Tony Page Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H011-81
Abstract Tony Page, whose given name was Ellen Antoinette Mills, began her writing career in 1940. Her interest in aviation let her to the decision to pursue a career as an aviation journalist. Hagmann started working for Flight Magazine, owned by George Haddaway in Dallas, Texas using the male name Tony Page. Page acquired the Cross Country News magazine located at Meacham Field in Fort Worth, Texas. She was the publisher and editor for this...
Dates: 1906 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1980

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