Browse Items (16627 total)

[William P. Lear, Eartha Kitt, and unidentified man with Beech 18 aircraft]
Photograph of (right to left) William P. Lear, Eartha Kitt, and an unidentified man with a Lear, Incorporated company Beech 18 aircraft, circa 1940s-1960s. Inscription on verso: "Eartha Kitt, WPL." Stamped on verso: "Actualités Éclair Continental,…

[Flight logbook belonging to George E. Adams Jr., September 2, 1943 to June 27, 1970]
Flight logbook belonging to George E. Adams Jr., September 2, 1943 to June 27, 1970. Documents Adams' training flights during 1943 and 1944 and one personal flight in 1970; flights while he was serving overseas during World War II are not included.

[Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., May 22, 1944]
Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., May 22, 1944. Discusses a flyby he performed in his hometown and sends news about his training and possible future assignments. Three handwritten pages on Will Rogers Field (Oklahoma)…

[Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., June 23, 1944]
Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., June 23, 1944. Notes that he is being transferred to Hunter Field (Georgia) and will soon be deployed oversees. Also includes a code, with countries and states being represented by…

[Telegram to George E. Adams Sr. from George E. Adams Jr., July 24, 1944]
Telegram to George E. Adams Sr. from George E. Adams Jr., July 24, 1944. Notes that he has arrived oversees and is fine.

[V-mail letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., July 24, 1944]
V-mail letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., July 24, 1944. Notes that he has arrived in England and that mail may be slow. One handwritten page.

[Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., January 9, 1945]
Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., January 9, 1945. Discusses a visit to a friend's airfield, his current assignment in Belgium, and upcoming leave in England. Two photographs of a woman identified as Betty were also…

[Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., January 18, 1945]
Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., January 18, 1945. Discusses personal news and his thoughts on the current state of the war. Two handwritten pages and envelope.

[Letter to George E. Adams Sr. from his son, George E. Adams, Jr., June 17, 1945]
Letter to George E. Adams Sr. from his son, George E. Adams Jr., June 17, 1945. Wishes him a happy Father's Day and discusses his future plans after completing his service with the Army of Occupation. Two handwritten pages on German airfield…

[Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams, Jr., August 4, 1945]
Letter to Mrs. George E. Adams from her son, George E. Adams Jr., August 4, 1945. Discusses his leave in Brussels, Belgium and personal news. Four handwritten pages and envelope.
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2