Articles, correspondence, notes, and manuscripts relating to Dr. Albert Plesman (1889-1953), Dutch pioneer in aviation and founder of KLM, the oldest airline in the world still operating under its original name. Includes a carbon copy of typed manuscript of Plesman's autobiography; "Wither Civilization," a typed manuscript by Plesman; a photograph of a bust of Plesman; and a group photograph of Plesman with Mayor of Sydney, Australia, Ernest C. O'Dea (b. 1889-1976).
1938 - 1954
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Albert Plesman Colleciton, box number, folder number, Georgetown University Library Booth Family Center for Special Collections, Washington, D.C. https://findingaids.library.georgetown.edu/repositories/15/resources/10445 Accessed December 03, 2021.