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Air pilots

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Civilian Pilot Training Program Records

Identifier: U371

This collection contains the records of the Civilian Pilot Training Program at DU in the 1940s. Currently there are only two yearbooks of the 1943 classes in this collection. This material may or may not be connected to U037 School of Glider Flight and Construction Records. The two programs were started at similar times, but it is unclear whether or not the two programs were connected academically or functionally.

Dates: 1943

Moses "Jack" Radinsky, circa 1914-1918

Identifier: B371.01.0001.0001.00001

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of a man, Moses "Jack" Radinsky, in WWI dress uniform. The prop and wing collar insignia shows that he was an officer in an aviation related unit.

Dates: circa 1914-1918

Pearsall Family Papers

Identifier: M419

This collection contains information related to Duane Pearsall (1922-2011), a Navy pilot in WWII and famous for inventing the home smoke detector.

Dates: 1922-2011

School of Glider Flight and Construction Records

Identifier: U037

Collection contains the records of the School of Glider Flight and Construction at the University of Denver, begin in 1942 and active during the years of World War II. Includes an instruction manual, glider drawings, newspaper clippings and articles.

Dates: 1942-1944