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Airports--Texas.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Annual Report Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H011-14
Abstract

This collection contains annual reports regarding aircraft manufacturers, airlines, and aviation-supporting industries.

Dates: 1929 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1978

Davis Airlines Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H017-12
Abstract Guy A. Davis is known for his many contributions to the commuter airlines industry, particularly in the state of Texas as co-founder of Davis Airlines at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas, with his wife (the former May Bell Nunn.) At the end of his 65 year flying career he had logged over 18,000 hours on over 100 types of aircraft. The collection contains artifacts and archival material collected by him, both personal papers and materials assembled during his career in the fields...
Dates: 1940 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1978

Joe M. Dealey, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H004-79
Abstract Joseph M. Dealey, Jr. represents the fourth generation of the prominent Dealey family, recognized for its leadership and contributions to the growth and development of Dallas, Texas. He worked for Dallas Morning News in a manager position and later for Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as Director of Public Affairs. He currently serves as an active member of the Advisory Council of the History of Aviation Collection, Special Collections, Eugene McDermott...
Dates: 1900 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1990

E. Logan Goar Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F020-82
Abstract Everett Logan Goar was born in Indiana in 1918. After pursuing a career in medicine, Goar served with the United States Army Medical Corps, reaching the rank of Major. After leaving military service, he studied Ophthalmology, achieving a degree from Colorado University in 1925. Goar opened an Ophthalmology practice in Texas, and then joined the faculty at Baylor University. He served as head of the Ophthalmology program from 1943-1954, and as a professor emeritus until his retirement from...
Dates: 1917 - 1926; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918

Al Harting Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H001-82
Abstract

Al Harting was a reporter with the Dallas Dispatch newspaper and D Magazine. He covered local crime, business, politics, and aviation for the North Texas region.

Dates: 1927 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1983

James Th. Hutchins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H030-16
Abstract

James Thomas Hutchins, Jr. was an avid pilot and civilian flight instructor for the U.S. military. This collection includes materials Hutchins collected during his time with the U.S. military, his time as a civilian flight instructor, and his employment with Beechcraft Aviation Company.

Dates: 1927 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1946

J. H. (Stormy) Mangham Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H031-82
Abstract

James Harold "Stormy" Mangham was a pioneer aviator and barnstormer born in 1907. In 1932, he purchased land in North Richland Hills, Texas to serve as a home, ranch, and private airfield. In 1954, he opened his private airfield to public use as Mangham Airport, which closed in 1986. Mangham, in addition to being a pilot, was also involved in setting motorcycle speed records. He passed away in 1974.

Dates: 1916 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1970

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

Ken C. Sonner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H052-83
Abstract

Kenneth (Ken) C. Sonner started working for Wright Motor Company as mechanic and later worked for the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) as Aircraft Accident Investigator, Power plant Specialist, and Air Safety Specialist.

Dates: 1918 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1965

Don Teel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H050-83
Abstract

Don Teel worked as Chief of Flight Operations for the Flota AeĢrea Mercante Argentina (FAMA) and for the U.S. Steel Corporation where he established and operated the Aircraft Department in order to transport the company's executives. In his retirement, Teel was a Corporate Consultant to Bell Helicopter Textron and the Flight Safety Foundation. This collection emphasizes the business aviation aspect of aeronautics and Don Teel as a pilot in particular.

Dates: 1919 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1984

Harry Weddington Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H005-03
Abstract

Harry Weddington was an early aviator and flight instructor.

Dates: 1914 - 1943; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1939

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...
Dates: 1903 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1981