Series III: Patent Litigation, 1916-1947 at end
Series IV: Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records, 1906-1945

This series consists of business records collected and released by the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Included are photocopies of twenty-three historical Curtiss-Wright documents including the Wright brothers' original patent certificate and other Wright patents, Glenn Curtiss' original patent for the first flying boat, and stock certificates issued to Wright Aeronautical Corporation. The location of the original documents is unknown. The series holds research reports and documents submitted to the U.S. Navy Department Bureau of Aeronautics. The series also contains the 1944 and 1945 minutes and reports from the Curtiss-Wright Patent Department and Development Division Technical Committee. Materials are arranged chronologically.


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18 1 Photocopies of Historic Curtiss-Wright Documents, 1906-1928 [Folder 1 of 2]
2 Photocopies of Historic Curtiss-Wright Documents, 1906-1928 [Folder 2 of 2]
3 International Nickel Company, Directory, United States Aircraft Engine Manufacturers, First Edition, February 1, 1930
4 Statements by F.H. Russell to the Patents Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives Regarding the Manufacturers Aircraft Association, Inc., December 4, 1935
5 [Report to U.S. Navy Department] Wright Aeronautical Corporation, Serial No. 248, Supplement No. 1, Report on Fifty Hour Endurance Test at 750 HP, 1950 RPM of Wright Cyclone Model SGH-1820F2 Engine No. 17920 with W.A.C. Dynamic Damper, January 26, 1935
6 [Report to U.S. Navy Department] Wright Aeronautical Corporation, Serial No. 248, Supplement No. 2, Report on Endurance Testing of the W.A.C. Dynamic Damper on Wright Cyclone Model SCR1820F-2 Engine No. 17920, March 18, 1935
7 [Report to U.S. Navy Department] Wright Aeronautical Corporation, Serial No. 248, Supplement No. 2, Appendix No. 1, Report on Endurance Testing of the W.A.C. Dynamic Damper on Wright Cyclone Model SCR1820F-2 Engine No. 17920, March 18, 1935
8 [Report to U.S. Navy Department] Wright Aeronautical Corporation, Serial No. 248, Supplement No. 3, Report on Summary of Testing on W.A.C. Dynamic Damper, April 1, 1935
9 [Report to U.S. Navy Department] Wright Aeronautical Corporation, Serial No. 248, Supplement No. 4, Report on Torsional Vibration Characteristics of the W.A.C. Dynamic Damper on a Direct Drive SR-1820F-52 Engine, April 25, 1935
10 [U.S. Navy Department Experimental Contract] Pathfinder Apparatus - Instructions, 1944
11 [U.S. Navy Department Experimental Contract] Pathfinder Apparatus - Correspondence, 1944
12 Curtiss-Wright Development Division Technical Committee, 1944-1945
13 Numbers Assigned to Curtiss-Wright Projects, 1944-1945
14 Curtiss-Wright Patent Department - Monthly and Annual Reports, 1944-September 1945

Series III: Patent Litigation, 1916-1947 at end
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