Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:
Clifford W. Henderson Collection on the National Air Races
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 308
Scope and Contents Clifford Henderson Collection on the National Air Races consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings of the 1928 National Air Races and Aeronautical Exposition, two autograph albums with comments and signatures of attendees from the 1929 and 1932 National Air Race competitions, and one photo album of the photographs from the 1929 races. Many of the notable pilots of the 1920s and 1930s are included in the collection, such as Pancho Barnes, Vincent Bendix, Amelia Earhart, Roscoe Turner, Elvy...
Dates: 1928 - 1936
National Air races autograph book, 1932 - 1936
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 308, Series 3
Scope and Contents Series three is comprised of two autograph albums which contain notes and signatures penned by some of the most prominent American aviation personalities of its day. Among the hundreds of entries are notes signed by race sponsors Charles Thompson, and Vincent Bendrix, signatures of aviators Amelia Earhart, Jimmy Doolittle, and Roscoe Turner, and an autograph of radio announcer Graham McNamee. The second album includes signatures of such Hollywood greats as Jack Benny, Eddie Cantor, Gary...
Dates: 1932 - 1936