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NASM.1994.0018

Date

bulk 1917-1985

Provenance

Ulrika Mikel, Gift, 1994

Extent

0.41 Cubic feet ((2 boxes and 2)

Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Technical manuals

Photographic prints

Drawings

Brochures

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of manuals, reports, photographs, drawings, brochures, and other material relating to aircraft propulsion. The following companies are represented: Pratt & Whitney, Armstrong Siddeley, Bristol, Napier, Westinghouse, and Rolls Royce Engines. Besides material on engines and propellers, the collection also contains U.S. Navy Department Power Plant Memorandums and color slides of 1962 and 1964 British air shows.

Genre/Form

Technical manuals -- 20th century

Photographic prints

Drawings

Brochures

Rights

Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

Names

United Aircraft Corporation. Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Division

Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company

Topics Propulsion systems
Aeronautics
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics -- Exhibitions

Citation

Aircraft Propulsion Collection [Mikel], Acc. 1994-0018, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives