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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 19-069

National Air and Space Museum. Aeronautics Department

Exhibition Records, 1974-1977, 1981-2017

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Air and Space Museum. Aeronautics Department
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1974-1977, 1981-2017
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 19-069
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Dorothy Cochrane, Curator, documenting exhibition planning, development, production, updating, and related activities for the National Air and Space Museum and the Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center, and to a lesser extent collections management. Also represented in these records, which date back to when the Aeronautics Department was respectively known as the Aeronautics Division and the Department of Aeronautics, are curators Claudia M. Oaks, Russell Lee, Richard A. Leyes, R. E. G. Davies, Tom D. Crouch, and Von Hardesty. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; loan information; meeting agendas; scripts; floor plans and designs; object lists; press releases and articles; photographs, slides, and negatives; symposium and lecture information; press kit; drawings; and supporting documentation.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Dorothy Cochrane, Curator, documenting exhibition planning, development, production, updating, and related activities for the National Air and Space Museum and the Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center, and to a lesser extent collections management. Also represented in these records, which date back to when the Aeronautics Department was respectively known as the Aeronautics Division and the Department of Aeronautics, are curators Claudia M. Oaks, Russell Lee, Richard A. Leyes, R. E. G. Davies, Tom D. Crouch, and Von Hardesty. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; loan information; meeting agendas; scripts; floor plans and designs; object lists; press releases and articles; photographs, slides, and negatives; symposium and lecture information; press kit; drawings; and supporting documentation.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-069, National Air and Space Museum. Aeronautics Department, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Scripts, 1983-1984

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Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Correspondence, 1982-1987

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Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Planning Information, 1983-1984

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Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Floor Plans, 1984

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Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Installation Photographs, 1984

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Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Opening Photographs, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Aerial Firefighting Exhibition: Press Releases, 1984-1985

Box 1 of 2

Aviation Hangar Exhibition (Dulles): Correspondence, 1990-2005

Box 1 of 2

Aviation Hangar Exhibition (Dulles): Planning Information, 1990-1999

Box 1 of 2

Aviation Hangar Exhibition (Dulles): Object Lists, 1995-2000

Box 1 of 2

Aviation Hangar Exhibition (Dulles): Floor Plans and Designs, 1997-1998

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Aviation Hangar Exhibition (Dulles): Staff Photographs, 1998

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Balloons and Airships Exhibition: Scripts, 1985, 1990

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Balloons and Airships Exhibition: Correspondence, 1983, 1989-1995

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Balloons and Airships Exhibition: Object Lists, 1983-1990

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Balloons and Airships Exhibition: Floor Plans, 1983

Box 1 of 2

Business Wings Exhibition: Scripts, 1997-2000

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Business Wings Exhibition: Planning Information, 1997-1999

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Business Wings Exhibition: Meetings, 1997-1998

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Business Wings Exhibition: Budget Summaries, 1998-1999

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Business Wings Exhibition: Floor Plan, 1997-1998

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Business Wings Exhibition: National Business Aircraft Association, 1994-1998

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Business Wings Exhibition: Press Releases, 1998

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Business Wings Exhibition: Press Kit, 1998

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Business Wings Exhibition: Installation Photographs and Slides, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Business Wings Exhibition: Press Preview Photographs, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Proposal, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Budget Summaries, 1998-1999

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Scripts, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Correspondence, 1998-1999

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Planning Information, 1998-1999

Box 1 of 2

Christen Eagles Exhibition (cancelled): Floor Plan, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Endeavour Exhibition (cancelled): Proposal

Box 1 of 2

Endeavour Exhibition (cancelled): Scripts, 1985

Box 1 of 2

Endeavour Exhibition (cancelled): Floor Plan and Designs, 1985

Box 1 of 2

Endeavour Exhibition (cancelled): Planning Information, 1985

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Endeavour Exhibition (cancelled): Correspondence, 1984-1986

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Federal Aviation Administration Civil Aviation Registry Cards, 2003-2005

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Box 2

General Aviation Exhibition: Scripts, 1975-1976

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General Aviation Exhibition: Correspondence, 1974-1976

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General Aviation Exhibition: Planning Information

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General Aviation Exhibition: Floor Plan

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General Aviation Exhibition: Object Lists, 1975

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General Aviation Exhibition: Installation Photographs, 1977

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Jacqueline Cochran: World Record Holder Exhibition: Scripts, 1981, 1983

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Jacqueline Cochran: World Record Holder Exhibition: Correspondence, 1981

Box 2 of 2

Jacqueline Cochran: World Record Holder Exhibition: Planning Information, 1981-1982

Box 2 of 2

Patty Wagstaff: National Aerobatic Champion Exhibition: Scripts, 1993-1994

Box 2 of 2

Patty Wagstaff: National Aerobatic Champion Exhibition: Correspondence, 1993-1995 (2 folders)

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Patty Wagstaff: National Aerobatic Champion Exhibition: Planning Information, 1993-1994

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Patty Wagstaff: National Aerobatic Champion Exhibition: Budget Summaries, 1993

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Patty Wagstaff: National Aerobatic Champion Exhibition: Press Releases, 1993-1994

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Pioneers Exhibition: Scripts, 1975-1977

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Pioneers Exhibition: Photographs, circa 1976

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Pioneers Exhibition: Floor Plans and Designs, circa 1975

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Pioneers of Flight Exhibition: Scripts, 1990, 2003, 2010

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Resident Associate Program Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Exhibition, 1990

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Solo Spirit Exhibition: Scripts, 1997

Box 2 of 2

Solo Spirit Exhibition: Correspondence, 1997

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Solo Spirit Exhibition: Press Releases, 1997

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Solo Spirit Exhibition: Photographs, 1997

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Proposal

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Budget Summaries, 1988-1989

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Script, 1989

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Correspondence, 1985, 1988-1991

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Planning Information, 1988-1990

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Press Releases and Articles, 1989-1990

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The Aviation Careers of Igor Sikorsky Exhibition: Symposium, 1989-1990

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Voyager: Around the World Without a Pit Stop Exhibition: Scripts, 1987-1991

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Voyager: Around the World Without a Pit Stop Exhibition: Correspondence, 1986-2017 (2 folders)

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Voyager: Around the World Without a Pit Stop Exhibition: Planning Information, 1987-1989

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Voyager: Around the World Without a Pit Stop Exhibition: Event Invitations, 1987, 1996

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Women and Flight Exhibition, 1998

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World Flight Exhibition: Script, 1997

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World Flight Exhibition: Correspondence, 1994-1997

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World Flight Exhibition: Press Releases and Articles, 1996-1997

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World Flight Exhibition: General Information, 1997

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