EDWARD G. WATHAN COLLECTION

 

 

(Mss 168)

 

 

Inventory

 

 

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

 

June 1984

 

 

Contents

 

 

Summary

 

Container List

 

Index Terms

 

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

 

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                          0.3 linear foot

 

Geographic

locations:                 Numerous locales in Kansas, Missouri, Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, Oklahoma, Colorado, Georgia

 

Inclusive dates:      1924 - 1960

 

Summary:                Records of Edward George Wathan (b. June 1, 1901), mainly concerning his career as a professional aviator.  Includes 7 pilot log books and miscellany of certificates, licenses, permits, letters of authority, identification cards, clippings, correspondence, notes, pamphlet, and an employment application; identification photo­graphs of Wathan on some documents.

 

Related

collections               Newman Louisiana Aviation Collection (Mss 6)

 

Source:                     Gift, June 1984

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

 

Citation:                    Edward G. Wathan Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

 

 

 

Container List

 

 

                        Pilot logbooks, September 29, 1924 - October 13, 1960.

 

168-1                          September 29, 1924 - May 7, 1925

 

168-2                          September 18, 1925 - January 25, 1926

 

168-3                          August 9, 1929 - August 13, 1939

 

168-4                          June 16, 1940 - August 26, 1943

 

168-5                          August 24, 1943 - June 20, 1947

 

168-6                          June 24, 1947 - March 31, 1953

 

168-7                          April 1, 1953 - October 13, 1960

 

                        Miscellany of certificates, licenses, permits, letters of authority, identification cards, clippings, correspondence, notes, pamphlet, and an employment application; includes identification photographs of Wathan on some documents (arranged chronologically)  n.d.;  October 1, 1927 - November 9, 1960.

 

168-8                          n.d.

 

168-9                          October 1, 1927 - March 11, 1933

 

168-10                        August 1, 1934 - July 31, 1938

 

168-11                        April 8, 1942 - October 30, 1947

 

168-12                        1950, October 4, 1950 - November 9, 1960

 

 

 

Index Terms

 

 

Aviation—Louisiana

Aviation—United States

Wathan, Edward G.