Wilmer Stultz papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 38
Scope and Contents
The Wilmer Stultz Papers (1927-1928; 0.5 cubic feet) document Wilmer Stultz’s role as pilot in the 1928 transatlantic flight aboard the “Friendship” Fokker airplane. Types of materials in the papers include a flight plan, photograph, contract, letter, and Stultz’s pilot’s license.
- Other: Majority of material found in 1927-1928
- Other: Date acquired: 07/07/2007
- Stultz, Wilmer (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on this collection.
0.50 Cubic Feet
1 mss. box other_unmapped
Physical Access Requirements
The oversized, framed flight plan has been stored separately for preservation purposes.
Papers were property of Wilmer Stultz’s family and were acquired by the Purdue Libraries through Heritage Auction House, 2006; Addition was donated by William Brantner.
Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
This collection was purchased by Purdue University Archives and Special Collections. Original accession number 20060719.
Accruals and Additions
Folder of materials collected by William Brantner about Wilmer Stultz. Collection includes one folder of materials. Photocopies of articles, articles and a souvenir booklet documenting the life and flying career of Stultz. Addition accession number is 20090127.
Existence and Location of Originals
multi-part note content
The oversized framed flight plan has been stored separately for preservation purposes (VT Map Case).
- Wilmer Stultz papers
- Sammie Morris
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description