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Clarence H. Arveson (1901-1978) served in the Army Air Corps at Bolling Field, as a member of the 99th Squadron (Observation). He worked as a clerk typist and wing rigger for aircraft. After his Air Corps duty, Arveson worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad, the Merchant Marines and the Rural Electrification Administration.

Identifier

NASM.1995.0013

Creator

Arveson, Clarence H., 1901-1978

Date

1920-1922

Provenance

Paul Arveson, gift, 1994, 1994-0013

Extent

0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Photographs

Publications

Scrapbooks

Scope and Contents

This scrapbook consists of photographs and loose newspaper clippings collected by Clarence Arveson. The photographs include the following: Bolling Field; aircraft located at Bolling Field, including crashed aircraft; and aviation personalities who spent time at Bolling, including Lester Maitland and Major General Courtney Whitney. There is also a patch (probably from Arveson's Merchant Marine days).

Genre/Form

Photographs

Publications

Scrapbooks

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 Corps. 99th Observation Squadron

Arveson, Clarence H., 1901-1978

Maitland, Lester J., 1898-

Whitney, Courtney

Topics Aeronautics
Aeronautics, Military

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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