Guide to the Robert S. Ball Papers


Title:
Robert S. Ball Papers
Repository:
Wright State University, Special Collections and Archives
Phone: 937-775-2092
http://www.libraries.wright.edu/special/
Creator:
Ball, Robert S.
Dates:
1911-1982
Quantity:
.5 linear feet
Abstract:
Ball was a newspaper reporter and editor who specialized in space and aviation. He spent the major portion of his career writing for the Detroit Free Press. Papers include news articles pertaining to various aviation subjects, correspondence, an autographed photograph of Amelia Earhart, and fabric from the wing of the first airplane to complete a trans-continental flight (1911).
Identification:
MS-210
Language:
The records are in English