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.1991.0025

Creator

Meese, George

Date

[ca. 1920s-1930s]

Provenance

Richard Segar, unknown, 1990, 1991-0025, NASM

Extent

1.4 Cubic feet ((2 legal document boxes) (1 shoebox))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Negatives

Photographs

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 46 polaroid photographs, 412 negatives and 1,466 prints taken by George Meese from the mid-1920s until the late 1930s. This photograph collection focuses on the following aviation subject areas: aircraft at the 1930s National Air Races; World War I German Air Force aircraft; U.S. Army Air Corps and U.S. Navy/Marine aircraft, 1918-1941; airliners; record setting aircraft; and aviation personalities.

Genre/Form

Negatives

Photographs

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

National Air Races

United States. Army. Air Corps

United States. Marine Corps -- Aviation

United States. Navy -- Aviation

Meese, George

Topics Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States
Aeronautics, Commercial
Aeronautics -- Records
Aeronautics -- Competitions
Aeronautics
World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations
Airplanes -- Germany
Air pilots

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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