Guide to the Dayton Air Service Incorporated Committee Records


Title:
Dayton Air Service Incorporated Committee Records
Repository:
Wright State University, Special Collections and Archives
Phone: 937-775-2092
http://www.libraries.wright.edu/special/
Creator:
Dayton Air Service Incorporated Committee (Dayton, Ohio)
Dates:
1919-1943
Quantity:
.5 linear feet
Abstract:
The Dayton Air Service Incorporated Committee was incorporated November 14, 1922 as the legal successor to a previous voluntary committee led by Frederick B. Patterson, son of John H. Patterson. The purpose of the corporation was to further the permanent retention in the Dayton area of the Army Air Service Experiment Station, then McCook Field, and to establish a memorial to Orville and Wilbur Wright. This collection contains administration records, including articles of incorporation and board minutes, correspondence from the secretary of the corporation Ezra Kuhn, and additional correspondence relating to fundraising and subscriptions to the fund.
Identification:
MS-136
Language:
The records are in English