Chairperson's Records, 1965, 1970-1998

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This series consists of records documenting the administrative matters of the Aeronautics Division during the tenure of Donald S. Lopez, Assistant Director, 1971-1980, Chairman, 1980-1983; E. T. Wooldridge, Chairman, 1983-1986; Von Hardesty, Acting Chairman, 1986, and Chairman, 1986-1988; Dominick Pisano, Acting Chairman, 1989; and Tom D. Crouch, Chairman, 1990-1998. Materials include personnel files, budgets, reports, memoranda, correspondence, planning documents, meeting minutes, agreements, inventories, brochures, color images, clippings, information packets, and related materials.


  • Hardesty, Von 1939-
  • Lopez, Donald S. 1923-2008
  • Pisano, Dominick 1943-
  • Wooldridge, E. T
  • Crouch, Tom D


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1965
  • 1965-1989
  • 1965, 1970-1998


  • Aeronautics
  • Museums
  • Aeronautical museums
  • Museum curators
  • Museums--Administration


  • Manuscripts
  • Books

Local number

SIA RS01228

Physical description

10 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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