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Johns (Vernon E.) Family Papers
SPC.2015.006  
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Series I: Charles H. Weiskopf Personal/Biographical 1911-1948

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and Contents

The series includes documentation of Charles H. Weiskopf's move to California in 1910 after his graduation from Ohio Mechanics Institute. The patent on his, "Resilient Wheel," on June 26, 1911. Patent papers describe the "Resilient Wheel," as a cheap, strong, effective wheel that has a non-puncturable aspect, as well as being a practical and resilient substitute for the present forms of pneumatic tires. Margaret Weiskopf Johns' collection material documents her schooling in the City of Hawthorne with both yearbooks and memory books. Her degree received on February 2, 1938 from UCLA is also included in the collection. In addition, the July 6, 1939 certificate to teach at the Little Lake School in Santa Fe Spring's as the school's first Kindergarten teacher is in the collection.
box 1, folder 1

Diagrams undated

box 1, folder 2

Notes 1931-1943

box 1, folder 3

Employment Documents 1929-1934

box 1, folder 4

Photos undated

box 1, folder 5

Documents 1911-1934

box 1, folder 6

Patent papers 1912

 

Series II: Margaret Elizabeth Weiskopf 1929-1948

Physical Description: 2 boxes

Scope and Contents

Margaret Weiskopf Johns' collection material documents her schooling in the City of Hawthorne with both yearbooks and memory books. Her degree received on February 2, 1938 from UCLA is also included in the collection. In addition, the July 6, 1939 certificate to teach at the Little Lake School in Santa Fe Spring's as the school's first Kindergarten teacher is in the collection.
box 2

Letters 1943-1948

box 2

Employment Documents 1938-1947

box 2

Photos undated

box 2

Margaret Weiskopf Documents undated

box 2

Employment Documents 1932-1946

box 2

Employment Documents 1930-1936

box 12, folder Unknown

Homecoming Memorabilia 1930

box 3, folder 1

Memory Books 1929

box 3, folder 2

Memory Books 1929

box 3, folder 3

Leuzinger High School Yearbook 1929

box 3, folder 4

Leuzinger High School Yearbook 1930

box 3, folder 5

Leuzinger High School Yearbook 1931

box 3, folder 6

Leuzinger High School Yearbook 1932

 

Series III: Harold V. Johns

Physical Description: 9 boxes.

Scope and Contents

This series contains materials related to Harold V. Johns' career in aerospace engineering, and his work on fighter planes during the WWII war effort. The bulk of the material focuses on Harold Johns' work rather than his personal life. His work with North American Aviation, the Apollo Mission, and NASA, includes letters, correspondence, Apollo Mission photos of the Moon landing, heat shield tile, film footage of Apollo missions 12, 13, 14, 15, and 17, magazines, diagrams, and blueprints of the F 100 fighter plane, and XB 70.
box 4, folder 1

North American Aviation Inc. undated

box 4, folder 2

Yearbook 1935/Mechanical Drawing 8th grade undated

box 4, folder 3

North American Aviation Inc. undated

box 4, folder 4

Strength of Metal Aircraft Elements 1955

box 4, folder 5

Automotive Industries 1940

box 4, folder 6

Motor Magazine 1941

box 5, folder 1

Skywriter/Rockwell New 1957-1967; 1970-1981

box 5, folder 2

Newspaper Clippings 1972-1990

box 5, folder 3

Apollo Films: 12-15, 17 undated

box 5, folder 4

Photos (21) undated

box 5, folder 5

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 6

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 7

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 8

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 9

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 10

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 11

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 12

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 13

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 14

Photos: Apollo Mission July 21, 1969

box 5, folder 15

Certificates 1928-1972

box 6, folder 1

Employment Documents 1966

box 6, folder 2

Employment Documents 1967

box 6, folder 3

Employment Documents 1968-1969

box 6, folder 4

Employment Documents 1950

box 6, folder 5

Employment Documents 1940

box 7, folder 1

Letter Chancellor Ann Reyolds 1987

box 7, folder 2

Employment Documents 1970-1971

box 7, folder 3

Employment Documents 1972

box 7, folder 4

Employment Documents 1974

box 7, folder 5

Employment Documents 1976-1977

box 7, folder 6

Employment Documents 1963

box 7, folder 7

Employment Documents 1964

box 7, folder 8

Employment Documents 1965

box 7, folder 9

Employment Documents

box 8, folder 1

Palmdale: Wing Joint Data XB 70 SS Bomber

box 8, folder 2

Palmdale: Wing Joint Data XB 70 SS Bomber

box 8, folder 3

Wind Tunnel: Model Design late 1950s

box 8, folder 4

Wind Tunnel: Model Design late 1950s

box 9, folder 1

Space Craft (Blueprints/Diagrams) 1972-1974

box 9, folder 2

Apollo CM

box 9, folder 3

Blueprints

box 9, folder 4

Blueprints

box 10, folder 1

Blueprints

box 10, folder 2

Blueprints

box 10, folder 3

Blueprints

box 11, folder 1

Magazines

box 11, folder 2

misc

box 12

name stamp

box 12

Apollo (patch)