Social and Cultural Aviation Collection

Pioneer aviators became household names and their flights catapulted them into fame and celebrity. The objects of popular culture in the National Collection display everything from ashtrays to wristwatches that reflect the public fascination with aviation and the powerful commercial response to feats of the air.

"Social and Cultural Aviation Collection" Objects (1 to 2 of 2)

  • Fragment, Wright Brothers' Hangar
    Country of Origin: United States of America
    Credit Line: Donated by Mr. E. W. Bagley
    Date: 1903
    Type: MEMORABILIA-People
  • Fragment, Propeller, Wright
    Country of Origin: United States of America
    Manufacturer: Orville Wright
    Wilbur Wright
    Credit Line: Gift of Sue Hersman.
    Date: 1908
    Type: MEMORABILIA-People