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Aviation papers - circa 1920-1963

  • HMA0208
  • Collection
  • circa 1920-1963 (predominant: 1930-1955)

Various papers relating to aviation in the Miami area, with emphasis on Pan American, 1930-1955. Includes two early airplane patents; material on Dade County airports; correspondence of Brigadier General Earl Hoag, commanding officer at Chapman Field; a 1963 Florida aviation directory; a letter from Glenn Curtiss, and information on Amelia Earhart, Grover Loening and Basil Rowe. Pan Am material includes issues from several company periodicals, a 1931 Operations Manual, and a biography of Pan Am's founder, Juan T. Trippe.

Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930

Aviation papers collected by Albert A. Green - 1928-1960s

  • HMA0237
  • Collection
  • 1928-1960s (predominant: 1937-1948)

News clippings, articles, newsletters, photographic prints, memoranda, speeches and aviation industry publications reflect Albert A. Green's career and personal interest in the field. Includes material on the Greater Miami Aviation Asssociation; Miami-Dade Junior College aviation program; the Graf Zeppelin; newspaper and magazine clippings on Igor Sikorsky and the development of the flying boat.

Green, Albert A.