Subseries 3: Miscellaneous Correspondence Subseries 2: Miscellaneous Manuscripts, Articles, and Notes
Series V, Subseries 1:
Works by S. P. Langley, 1874-1904

The manuscripts of Mechanical Flight in this subseries also include sections and revisions by Langley's assistant, Charles M. Manly. Original drawings from Mechanical Flight are listed in Series IX - Flat Boxes and Oversized Material. Additional manuscript material is included in Series XI.


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41 1 The Development of the Aerodrome - typed manuscript
2 Experiments in Aerodynamics - Chapter 1 , "Introduction" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
3 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "Object and Character of Experiments" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
4 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "The Resultant Pressure Recorder" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
5 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "The Suspended Plane" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
6 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "The Counterpoised Eccentric Plane" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
7 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "The Plane Dropper" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
8 Experiments in Aerodynamics - Description of plane dropper, pp.68-73, appendices B & C - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
9 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "Dynamometer - Chronograph" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
10 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "Summary" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
11 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "Appendix" - mimeo draft with corrections (1891)
12 Experiments in Aerodynamics - "10. The Component Pressure Recorder" - mimeo draft with corrections; also includes illustrations (1891)
13 Experiments in Aerodynamics - mimeo draft (1 of 2) pp. 1-66 (1891)
14 Experiments in Aerodynamics - mimeo draft (2 of 2) pp.14-71 (1891)

42 1 Experiments in Aerodynamics - mimeo draft with corrections (1 of 2)
2 Experiments in Aerodynamics - mimeo draft with corrections (2 of 2)
3 The Flying Machine - mimeo draft (1897)
4 Mechanical Flight - mimeo draft with corrections
5 Mechanical Flight - Chapter 7G - "History of Construction of Frame and Engines for Aerodromes No. 4, 5, & 6" - mimeo draft with corrections
6 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Introduction and Chapter 1A
7 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Chapter 2B "Experiments with Rubber Motor Models"
8 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Chapter 3E "Available Motors"
9 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Chapter 4D - "Early Steam Motor and Other Models"

43 1 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Chapter 5G - "On Sustaining Surfaces"
2 Mechanical Flight - Final revision - Chapter 6 - "Balancing the Aerodrome", including notes of calculations
3 Mechanical Flight - section of hand-written manuscript and mimeo draft
4 Mechanical Flight - drafts, notes
5 Mechanical Flight - list of illustrations
6 Mechanical Flight - propeller calculations
7 Note on the Aerodrome of Mr. Langley Prepared for the Conversazione of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1901)(multiple copies)
8 Results of Observations by Me [S. P. Langley] on Aerial Propellers (1893)
9 Report of S. P. Langley (1889)
10 Articles & papers on aeronautics by S. P. Langley (1891-1906)
11 Articles & papers by S. P. Langley (non-aeronautic) 1 of 3 (1874-1884)
12 Articles & papers by S. P. Langley (non-aeronautic) 2 of 3 (1885-1898)

44 1 Articles & papers by S. P. Langley (non-aeronautic) 3 of 3 (1901-1904)
2 Notes on bird flight
3 "Supplementary Report - answers to questions [illeg.] by Secretary Langley" (1895)

Subseries 3: Miscellaneous Correspondence Subseries 2: Miscellaneous Manuscripts, Articles, and Notes
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