21 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Aviators.

  1. Ira Eaker papers, 1917-1989

    77,300 items ; 218 containers plus 16 oversize and 2 classified ; 89.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States Army air corps officer, aviation pioneer, aircraft industry executive, and newspaper columnist. Part I consists of correspondence, memoranda, diaries, reports, meetings minutes, printed material, and other papers documenting Eaker's military career in the aeronautical section of the United States Army, particularly his experiences in World War II. Part II consists of...

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  2. Curtis E. LeMay papers, 1918-1969

    131,550 items ; 243 containers plus 14 classified and 4 oversize ; 90 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator and U.S. Army and Air Force officer. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, teletype messages, flight orders, mission reports, strategic plans and operation reports, appointment calendars, maps, photographs, commissions, scrapbooks, and other papers chiefly concerning LeMay's career as an aviator and officer in the U.S. Army and Air Force and as a vice-presidential candidate in 1968.

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  3. A. Hildebrandt papers, 1826-1943

    9,000 items ; 98 containers plus 1 oversize ; 40 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    German author on aeronautical subjects, pioneer in aviation, and the first European to support the experiments of the Wright Brothers, full name: Alfred Louis Heinrich Hildebrandt. Correspondence, notes, diaries, clippings, scrapbooks, pamphlets, periodicals, books, maps and charts, pictures and photographs, and other material collected by Hildebrandt on the history and development of aviation,...

  4. Eddie Rickenbacker papers, 1915-1973

    36,000 items ; 131 containers ; 52.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Army officer and aviator. Correspondence, speeches, writings, notes, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers concerning Rickenbacker's career as an aviator and army officer, chairman of the board of Eastern Air Lines, and advocate of conservative causes.

  5. Harold Gatty papers, 1901-1957

    7,000 items ; 43 containers plus 4 oversize ; 14 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator, navigator, naturalist, and inventor. Research notes, subject files, and indexes used in preparation of Gatty's books, Raft Book: Lore of the Sea and Sky (1943) and Nature Is Your Guide (1958), together with correspondence, charts, maps, drawings, bibliographies, clippings, and other papers relating to navigation.

  6. Marjorie Claire Stinson papers, 1900-1975

    21,500 items ; 59 containers plus 1 oversize ; 23.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator. Correspondence, research notes, biographical material, financial papers, printed matter, and miscellany relating principally to Stinson's role and experiences in early aviation.

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  7. Bernard A. Schriever papers, 1931-2005

    87,000 items ; 233 containers plus 14 classied and 3 oversize ; 100 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. Air Force officer, aerospace consultant, and aviator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, subject files, and other papers relating to Schriever's career as a U.S. Air Force officer responsible for the research and development of the intercontinental ballistic missile and early military space programs and his post-military career as a corporate and government consultant.

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  8. Elmo N. Pickerill papers, 1910-1975

    4,500 items ; 15 containers ; 6.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator. Correspondence, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Pickerill's career as an aviator and to early aviation in the United States, particularly Long Island, N.Y.

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  9. Oskar Ursinus papers, 1908-1943

    4,500 items ; 14 containers ; 6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator, engineer, and journalist. Correspondence, notes, articles by Ursinus and others, charts, maps, sketches, blueprints, photographs, printed matter, and clippings relating to the development of German aeronautics during the first half of the twentieth century.

  10. Charles A. Lindbergh Spirit of St. Louis collection, 1927-1969

    500 items ; 34 containers and 2 oversize ; 14.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Aviator and air force officer. Chiefly Burmese, Dutch, English and Swedish editions of The Spirit of St. Louis by Lindbergh. Also condensations of the work in foreign editions of the Reader's Digest as well as biographical material.