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Box 10

 Container

Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Engineering Drawings, Papers, and Articles, 1941 - 1948

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1
Scope and Contents Series one has a strong focus on the unique air safety contributions Johnson made to aviation and aeronautical engineering. Included are Johnson's engineering drawings, papers he authored, various articles, biographical information, clippings, certificates, correspondence, manuals, memorandums, memoirs, "reading files," records, reports, and transcripts.Highlights of this series are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure - The Key to Flight...
Dates: 1941 - 1948

Papers, 1929 - 2008

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1929 - 2008

Master Equipment Company, Preliminary Instructions, Continuous Inspections Program, 1975 - 1976

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 110
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1975 - 1976

Miscellaneous documents, 1975 - 1979

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 111
Scope and Contents (Includes RALCO Lockheed PV-2 pilot general information questionnaire and a memo to all agricultural operators regarding operations over congested areas.)
Dates: 1975 - 1979

RALCO Lockheed PV-2 pilot general questionnaire and standardized verbal and visual signals for use by pilots on large airplanes, 1976

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 112
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1976

Engineering design by Johnson, Suction Barrel No Leak Drain, June 11, 1976

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 113
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: June 11, 1976

William Littlewood Memorial Lecture, "Our Amazing Air Transportation System," Raymond D. Kelly, Senior Associate, R. Dixon Speas Associates, Incorporated , 1977

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 114
Scope and Contents (Presented by Ray, a friend of Johnson's at the AIAA 13th Annual Meeting and Technical Display Incorporating the Forum on the Future of Air Transportation, includes correspondence.)
Dates: 1977

focus, 509th bomb wing, Pease Air Force Base, New Hampshire, Summer 1978

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 115
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: Summer 1978

Booklet, addresses and telephone numbers, 1978 - 1979

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 116
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1978 - 1979

"404 and PV2", 1979 - 1989

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 117
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1979 - 1989

Kelso, Red. (March 30, 1980). Ralph Johnson: The Early Years. SunDAY Magazine, p. 8-9, 23. Kelso, Red. (April 6, 1980). Ralph Johnson: Part II: The War Years And After. SunDAY Magazine, p. 18, 22- 23, 1980

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 118
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: 1980

Aircraft title report from FAA records search, "for William Riner", circa 1980

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 119
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: circa 1980

Miscellaneous items, circa 1980s - 2000s

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 120
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The papers are from throughout Johnson's career. Some are aviation related articles collected by him, some are authored by Johnson. Key correspondence is also included.

Highlights of the papers are Johnson's reports on "The National Army Air Maneuvers of 1931;" "Exposure – The Key to Flight Safety," which includes Johnson's designs; all weather and landing techniques; ice accumulation studies/de-ice issues; and papers authored by Johnson and published in Air Transport.
Dates: circa 1980s - 2000s

"Electric", circa 1980s - 1990s

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 25, Series 1, Sub-Series 6, File 121
Scope and Contents (Includes designs by Johnson and reading material on electric automobiles that he had gathered.)
Dates: circa 1980s - 1990s

Ralph S. Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 25
Scope and Contents The Ralph S. Johnson papers document the pioneering aviation career of Ralph S. Johnson. Included among the papers are aeronautical engineering drawings done by Johnson, along with articles and papers authored by him. The newspaper clippings, awards, and honorary Doctorate of Engineering from Purdue University focus on the latter part of his career, as he was being recognized as an aviation pioneer. The biographical information was often collected and written by the authors, as a...
Dates: 1924 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1947