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Willis Carl Jackson collection of aviation photographs

Willis Carl Jackson collection of aviation photographs

Dates: approximately 1910-1959

Collection includes fifteen photographs of aviation and famous aviators.

  • Extent: 2 oversize folders (0.6 linear ft.). -- 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Jackson, Willis Carl, 1923
  • Call Number: MSS P 70
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Willis Carl Jackson collection of aviation photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS P 70; Willis Carl Jackson collection of aviation photographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 70, LTPSC.
Related Material
See also the Willis Carl Jackson collection of aviation papers (MSS 424).
Subject Terms
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957--Photographs; Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974--Photographs; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Aeronautics--History; Airplanes--Photographs; Images; Kitty Hawk (N.C.)--Photographs; Material Types
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Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Jackson (Willis Carl) collection of aviation photographs
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:27-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Carl Jackson (1923-1981) was a librarian, author, and sailor. He was also known for sailing solo across the Atlantic in his yacht, the Carla Mia. He was lost at sea during a similar sailing attempt in 1981.

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