Charles Augustus Lindbergh papers, 1830-1987 (inclusive), 1911-1974 (bulk).

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Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974. Charles Augustus Lindbergh papers, 1830-1987 (inclusive), 1911-1974 (bulk).

Charles Augustus Lindbergh papers, 1830-1987 (inclusive), 1911-1974 (bulk).

The papers consist of correspondence concerning Charles Lindbergh's extensive political and scientific activities; files on military and civilian aviation; correspondence and related materials on conservation; a large file of writings, speeches, statements, and diaries; family correspondence and records of the Lindbergh, Morrow, and allied families; financial, legal, and housekeeping records; letters written in response to isolationist speeches delivered between 1939 and 1941; writings about Lindbergh; materials relating to the kidnapping and Hauptmann trial; a large collection of fan mail and crank letters; clothing and aviation related items; and miscellaneous additional materials.

572 linear ft.

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