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Northrop Millar Aviation Collection
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The Northrop Millar Aviation Collection contains 14 boxes and 5.8 linear feet of material regarding aviation collected by Richard Millar, a former chairman of Northrop Corporation. This collection consists of articles, clippings, reprints, brochures, programs, manuals, reports, catalogs, newsletters, photographs and other materials relating to aviation and the airline industry.
Richard Millar (1899-1990) was born in Denver, Colorado in 1899. At the age of eight, his family relocated to Long Beach California. It was in Long Beach, that he initially became interested in aviation after attending the first aviation meet at Dominguez Field in 1910, as well as due to his work assisting Earl Daughtery, a local pilot, with building and maintaining airplanes.
14 boxes
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