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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 99-127

National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics

Exhibition Records, 1971-1974

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1971-1974
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 99-127
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document Aeronautics Department curatorial research and planning for the "Air Traffic Control" Hall exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum during the early 1970s. Materials include the memoranda and correspondence of curators Robert C. Mikesh and Louis S. Casey; information pertaining to exhibition script development; photographs of early air traffic control towers and instruments; exhibition design information and blueprints; and reference material.

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This accession consists of records that document Aeronautics Department curatorial research and planning for the Air Traffic Control Hall exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum during the early 1970s. Materials include the memoranda and correspondence of curators Robert C. Mikesh and Louis S. Casey; information pertaining to exhibition script development; photographs of early air traffic control towers and instruments; exhibition design information and blueprints; and reference material.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 99-127, National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Acquisition Items, 1971-1972

Box 1 of 1

Script Development, 1971-1972

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence, 1972-1973

Box 1 of 1

Reference Material, c. 1972

Box 1 of 1

History of Air Traffic Control, 1971

Box 1 of 1

Photographs: Early Air Traffic Control Towers and Instruments

Box 1 of 1

Exhibition Design, 1972-1974 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Blueprints

Box 1 of 1