The National Air and Space Museum holds in trust over 60,000 artifacts and more than 20,000 cubic feet of archival materials. Historic aircraft and space artifacts, such as the 1903 Wright Flyer and the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia, highlight the National Collection.

Thousands of additional artifacts—including engines, rockets, uniforms, spacesuits, balloons, artwork, documents, manuscripts, and photographs—document the richness of the history of flight. A wide variety of these artifacts are on display at the Museum in Washington, DC and the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.


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25 result(s) Carlisle S. Fliedner Archival Record Colonel Theodore C. Macauley Avaition Training Schools Collection Archival Record Paul R. Stockton Scrapbook Archival Record Edwin C. Parsons Scrapbooks Archival Record Richard T. Pilling Albums Archival Record Foggiani World War I and Reunion Collection Archival Record John Guy Gilpatric Collection Archival Record John E. Tynan Album Archival Record Ellington Field Albums Archival Record Howard Franklin Wehrle Scrapbook Archival Record Walter E. Johnson Scrapbook Archival Record Trevor S. Tait Scrapbook Archival Record
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Our collections specialists actively work on the conservation, preservation, restoration, and long-term care of the objects in our collection. From full-scale restoration projects to applying preservation techniques and doing regular assessments, these activities form a crucial part of our stewardship of the National Collection.

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