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Neil A. Armstrong papers, addition 13

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 20181211

Content Description

The 1903 Wright Flyer materials which includes 2 pieces of fabric originally sewn to the upper left wing of the 1903 Wright Flyer when it made the world's first powered flight, December 17, 1903. Includes 3 letters, 2 from John D. Hornsby, Colonel, USAD, Director of Air Force Museum, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, to Neil Armstrong, 1969. 1 color copy of a letter from Jimmie Mattern to Neil Armstrong and David Scott, March 17, 1966.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Carol Armstrong

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1903-1969

Creator

Extent

2.00 letters (1 folder inside one box)

.25 Cubic Feet (One box)

Inventory

Box 1 contains 5 items. Item 1 measures 26" x 21." Item 2 measures 25" x 24." Items 3 is 1 color copy of a letter from Jimmie Mattern to Neil Armstrong and David Scott, March 17, 1966. Item 4 is 1 letter from John D. Hornsby, Colonel, USAD, Director of Air Force Museum, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, to Neil Armstrong, May 5, 1969. Item 5 is 1 letter from John D. Hornsby, Colonel, USAD, Director of Air Force Museum, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, to Neil Armstrong, May, 1969 that includes a copy of a letter Hornsby sent to Armstrong on March 24, 1969.