Title: Honeywell, Harry Eugene (1871-1940). Papers (1893-1947; 1957.)
Description: Papers include log (6 pages) of first balloon flight of Capt. Honeywell, his wife, Miss Ada Miller and Miss Van Fertig, July 17, 1909, from St. Louis to Weingerather, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri. Six letters of Honeywell to Ms. Ada Miller, 5066 Morgan St., St. Louis, 1909-1910, regarding trips, wreck of the "Dauntless" balloon and of flying with the Wrights (letters were written on stationery of the French-American Balloon Co., 3958 Cottave Ave. and 4460 Chouteau Ave., St. Louis). Addition to collection includes correspondence of Capt. Honeywell during the Spanish-American War, 1896-1899; family papers, 1893-1940; drawings, maps, scrapbooks, material regarding ballooning. Finding aid available.
Type(s): archive, collection
Maker/Creator: Honeywell, Harry Eugene (1871-1940).
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