Display Status This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage. Identifier

NASM.XXXX.0158

Creator

United States. Army. Air Service

Date

1942-1943

Provenance

Roger F. Ryder, Jr, Gift, 1977, XXXX-0158, Public Domain

Extent

2.04 Linear feet

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Maps

Model

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of drawings, posters and unassembled silhouette recognition models produced by the Aircraft Identification Section of the United States Army Air Service of aircraft in active service during World War II. The posters and drawings include silhouette three-view drawings, photographs from several angles, and/or cut away drawings of the aircraft. The aircraft models are made of punched cardboard, each with description and assembly instructions.

Genre/Form

Maps

Model

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 States. Army. Air Service

United States. Army. Air Service. Aircraft Identification Section

Topics Airplanes -- Recognition
Aeronautics

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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