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.2005.0023

Creator

Zimmberly, Albert.

Date

bulk 1944-1974

Provenance

Bert Zimmerly, Gift, 2005

Extent

0.68 Cubic feet ((1 box))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Scrapbooks

Photographs

Correspondence

Articles

Scope and Contents

This collection includes exhibits of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, before the Civil Aeronautics Board relating to certificates and amendments under Section 401 of the Civil Aeronautics Act of 1938, as amended (and photocopy of same); supplemental exhibit of Albert L. Zimmerly, Docket 1268 and 1482, October 15, 1944, relating to certificates and amendments under Section 401 of the Civil Aeronautics Act of 1938, as amended; approximately 160 photocopies of scrapbook pages; three color printouts of scans of scrapbook pages; six 5 by 7 inch black and white images of staff, hangars and aircraft of Zimmerly Airlines, featuring the Boeing 247D and Cessna C-37 Airmaster; seven 8 by 10 inch printouts of digital images; two digital printouts taped together to show three Zimmerly Airlines Boeing 247Ds introduced into service in July 1945; photocopies and printouts of timelines, articles, schedules and correspondence relating to Zimmerly and Empire Air Lines; photocopied Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity; Empire Air Lines memos and releases; and souvenir first flight cover commemorating Inaugural Flight of Interstate Operations, Empire Air Lines, September 28, 1946.

Genre/Form

Scrapbooks

Photographs

Correspondence

Articles

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

Empire Air Lines

Zimmerly Air Lines

Topics Air travel
Local service airlines
Boeing 247D
Cessna C-37 Airmaster
Aeronautics
Airlines

Citation

Zimmerly Air Lines / Empire Air Lines Collection, Accession number 2005-0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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