Around the Mall and Beyond: Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis and the Wright brothers' Flyer

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Summary

Describes the restoration of the Spirit of St. Louis and the Wright Flyer prior to their re-installation in the new National Air and Space Museum building.

Subject

  • Lindbergh, Charles A (Charles Augustus) 1902-1974
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility
  • Spirit of St. Louis (Airplane)

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

Smithsonian Vol. 6 (Journal)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

October 1975

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Airplanes
  • Conservation and restoration
  • Restoration
  • Flight
  • Aeronautics
  • Wright Flyer (Airplane)
  • Silver Hill Facility (Maryland)

Physical description

pp. 20-22

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