This record group documents the career of Theodore von Kármán, Hungarian-born aerodynamicist, science advisor, and first director
of the Daniel Guggenheim Aeronautical Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. It consists primarily of correspondence,
speeches, lectures and lecture notes, scientific manuscripts, calculations, reports, photos and technical slides, autobiographical
sketches, and school notebooks.
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