Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics Records 1925-1943 (bulk 1926-1930)

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Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics Records, 1925-1943, (bulk 1926-1930)

Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics Records 1925-1943 (bulk 1926-1930)

Fund to facilitate technical development, improve safety, and expand the popularity of aviation; active from 1926-1930. Correspondence, reports, articles, pamphlets, legal and financial records, printed matter, and other records relating chiefly to commercial aviation in the United States and to a history of the fund written by R. H. Mayo. Subjects include aeronautical education and research, aviation safety, technical development, the use of aviation for passenger travel and the transport of freight, and Charles A. Lindbergh's tour of the United States in 1927.

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