The Daniel Egger papers include correspondence, printed matter, and photographs related to Daniel Egger’s career in the aerospace
Daniel Egger was a Swiss-born engineer who worked for John Knudsen "Jack" Northrop at Lockheed on the Vega, at Avion and,
when Avion was bought by UATC, at Northrop Aircraft Corporation in Burbank, California. Due to circumstances beyond his control
and not of his fault, he and his family were deported back to Switzerland in 1930. He maintained a correspondence with Jack
Northrop throughout and eventually, with Northrop's help, came back to the United States in 1938/39, eventually working for
the Vega Airplane Company, Garret AiResearch and Northrop Aircraft Inc.
2 boxes and 1 oversize folder
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