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The President's Air Policy Commission Collection was formed after World War II to gather relevant data and consider various critical issues facing contemporary aviation. The donor of this collection, Edward S. Prentice, trained fighter pilots in World War II and subsequently was a participant in the Commission. He later worked in the fields of international transportation and economics.

Identifier

NASM.1997.0053

Creator

United States. President's Air Policy Commission

Date

1947

Provenance

Edward S. Prentice, gift, 1997, 1997-0053, Public Domain

Extent

0.15 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Memoranda

Scope and Contents

This small collection contains working documents from the President's Air Policy Commission. Folder 1 includes 1947 drafts and memoranda. Folder 2 includes undated drafts and memoranda.

Genre/Form

Memoranda

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. President's Air Policy Commission

Prentice, Edward S.

Topics Aeronautics and state
Aeronautics
Aeronautics -- Law and legislation

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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