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Descriptive Finding Guide for Commander Henry James White Personal Papers SDASM.SC.0015
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Folder 01: Badheim University Certificate March 20, 1942

 

Folder 02: Civilian Identification January 1933 – February 1955

Physical Description: . Paper describing Henry J. White having a commercial aviator’s license #248
 

Folder 03: Correspondence in English 1938-1947

Physical Description: 1. Letter dated July 21, 1935 to Wernher von Braun. 2. Letter dated July 24, 1947 from Charge d’Affaires of Norway awarding a medal to Lieutenant Commander Henry J. White. 3. Letter dated September 11, 1947 from Chief of Naval Personnel to Lieutenant Commander Henry J. White regarding Haakon VII Liberation Medal by Norway.
 

Folder 04: Correspondence in English 1949

Physical Description: 1. Letter dated March 7, 1949 from James P. Hamill to Chief of Ordinance regarding translation of manuscript. 2. Letter dated March 8, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 3. Letter dated March 23, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 4. Letter dated March 30, 1949 with envelope from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding translation of his manuscript. 5. Letter dated April, 19, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 6. Letter dated May 8, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 7. Letter dated May 17, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 8. Letter dated May 24, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 9. Letter dated June 3, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 10. Letter dated June 6, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 11. Letter dated June 8, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 12. Letter dated June 12, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 13. Letter with envelope dated June 13, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 14. Letter dated July 26, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Mr. White regarding the translation of his manuscript. 15. Copy of letter dated September 29, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to The British Interplanetary Society regarding becoming an Honorary Fellow.
 

Folder 05: Correspondence in English 1950

Physical Description: 1. Copy of a letter and envelope dated September 15, 1950 to Dr. Wernher von Braun from American Rocket Society Inc. regarding his manuscript.
 

Folder 06: Correspondence in English 1951

 

Folder 07: Correspondence in English 1952

 

Folder 08: Correspondence in English 1953

 

Folder 09: Correspondence in English 1954-1959

 

Folder 10: Correspondence in English 1986

 

Folder 11: Copies of Translation of Manuscripts in English

 

Folder 12: Copy of Untitled Manuscript translated to English pages 93-200 by Henry J. White

 

Folder 13: Various Identification Cards for Henry J. White

Physical Description: 1. 1 California Driver’s License dated May 1, 1952. 2. 1 Pilot’s License Dated June 18, 1939. 3. 2 Mechanics Licenses dated July 26, 1927 and July 31, 1933. 4. 1 Pilot’s License dated March 17, 1933. 5. 2 National Aeronautical Association of the U.S.A ID badges 6. dated September 20, 1926 and July 31, 1928. 7. 1 Civil Aeronautics Administration ID Badge (n.d). 8. 1 German ID Folder dated August 28, 1941.
 

Folder 14: Miscellaneous Papers in English

 

Folder 15: Report on Air Trip London, Bangkok and Return

 

Folder 16: Commercial Cable Co. of Cuba and Western Union Cables 25 pages

 

Folder 17: “This Week Magazine” from the Arizona Republic Dated April 24, 1960.

 

Folder 18: Correspondence in German 1936-1949

Physical Description: 1. 1 cable dated January 17, 1936 written in German. 2. 1 letter dated July 26, 1948 written in German. 3. 1 letter and envelope dated March 23, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 4. 1 handwritten letter dated July 8, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 5. 1 handwritten letter dated July 31, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 6. 1 typewritten letter dated September 22, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written German. 7. 1 handwritten letter dated October 11, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 8. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated September 2, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 9. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated October 26, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 10. 1 handwritten letter dated November 28, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 11. 1 handwritten letter dated December 25, 1949 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German.
 

Folder 19: Correspondence in German 1950

Physical Description: 2. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated January 27, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 3. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated February 12, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 4. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated February 20, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 5. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated March 9, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 6. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated March 15, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 7. 1 handwritten letter dated March 31, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 8. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated April 24, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 9. 1 typed letter dated June 21, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 10. 1 typed letter dated August 4, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German. 11. 1 handwritten letter and envelope dated September 18, 1950 from Wernher von Braun to Henry J. White written in German.
 

Folder 20: Correspondence in German 1951

 

Folder 21: Correspondence in German 1952

 

Folder 22: Correspondence in German 1953-1959

 

Folder 22: Correspondence in German 1953-1959

 

Folder 23: Manuscripts written German

Physical Description: 1. 6 pages of an untitled manuscript in German. 2. 16 pages of the manuscript titled “MENSCHEN ZWISCHEN DEN PLANETEN” by Wernher von Braun given to Henry J. White for translation. 3. 8 page manuscript MENSCHEN ZWISCHEN DEN PLANETEN Franz Ludwig Heher paperwork. 4. 17 page manuscript of WIR BRAUCHEN EIN KOORDINIERTES. RAUMFANTPROGRAMM by Dr. Wernher von Braun August 1953. 5. 18 pages of a manuscript titled Space Superiority by Wernher von Braun. 6. 17 pages NINEAUFGABE FUER DIE INTERNATIONALE WISSENSCHAFT LICHE ZUSAMMENARBEIT by Dr. Wernher von Braun.
 

Folder 24: Miscellaneous Papers written in German

 

Folder 25: 1939 Newspaper Clipping in German

Physical Description: 1. Newspaper clipping from July 15, 1939.
 

Folder 26: Various Newspaper Clippings in German, Spanish, and English

Physical Description: 1. No date newspaper clipping about Lockheed 212. 2. Newspaper article dated July 7 1939 about Lockheed 212. 3. Newspaper article dated July 6, 1936 Rio de Janeiro. 4. Newspaper article no date. 5. Newspaper article dated July 7, 1936 Rio de Janeiro about the Lockheed 212. 6. Newspaper article no date about Plane Lands Itself in Tests in English. 7. Newspaper article no date from Buenos Aires. 8. Newspaper article no date with a picture of Henry J. White. 9. Newspaper article about Henry J. White visiting Vacuum Oil Company in September 1932. 10. A Nota article from Rio de Janerio dated July 7 1939. 11. 1928 Article about Col. Charles A. Lindbergh telling Henry J. White about the Sikorsky plane works. 12. Newspaper clipping of Mr. Wilson Cross pasted to a note dated August 18, 1933. 13. Newspaper clipping of a plane that lands itself February 11 no year from the New York Sun. 14. Newspaper article from Budapest, Hungary in 1932. No date and publisher.
 

Folder 27: Weather related articles in German

Physical Description: 1. The Renseinments Meterologiques from May 28, 1926. 2. The Renseinments Meterologiques from October 17, 1949.
 

Folder 28: Map of Croquis in German from 1933

 

Folder 29: Maps written in English and German and Portuguese

Physical Description: 1. Paper map of Union of Socialist Republic in English (No Date). 2. Paper map of Australia in English (No Date). 3. Linen map of La Pampa (No Date). 4. Linen map of La Rioja and Los Andes (No Date). 5. Linen map of Chaco Boreal and San Pedro Paraguay (No Date). 6. Linen map of General Villegas Buenos Aires Date: 1929. 7. Linen map Carta de la Repubica Argentina No. 46 Date: 1931. 8. Linen map of Islas Malvinas and Santa Cruz Date: 1937.
 

Folder 30: Vacuum Oil Company Advertising Department

Physical Description: 1. Scrapbook about the visit of Mr. White and Mr. Faust, August 1934 written in Swedish
 

1. Scrapbook about the visit of Mr. White and Mr. Faust, August 1934 written in Swedish