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Wallis, Sir Barnes Neville (1887-1979), Knight, aeronautical designer and engineer

GB/NNAF/P163213   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P29621)

Location of Related Collections
Scopecorresp and papers, incl material rel to airships, bouncing bomb etc
RepositoryScience Museum Library and Archives
Record Reference1993-16
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 30555 Wallis
Scope1940-63: aeronautical research papers
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceWLIS link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18561 Churchill Coll
Other referencesee Guide 1992
Scope1890-2000: papers, letters and photographs relating to the life and inventions of Sir Barnes Wallis
RepositoryYorkshire Air Museum
Record ReferenceYAM 10 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scoperesearch papers, films and photographs
RepositoryBrooklands Museum
Record ReferenceBNW
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 34342 Brooklands Mus
Scope1968-74: personal and general corresp files
RepositoryRoyal Air Force Museum, Department of Research and Information Services
Record ReferenceDB140-156
Other referencesee Cook, Leonard & Leese, Sources in Contemporary British History, vol 2, 1994
Scopec1945-68: corresp with Sir EC Bullard
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceCSAC 100.4.84 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 26785
Scope1943-44: corresp with Lord Cherwell
RepositoryOxford University: Nuffield College Library
Record ReferenceCSAC 80.4.81 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16447
Scope1959-74: corresp with RR Jamison rel to research projects
RepositoryBristol University Information Services: Special Collections
Record ReferenceNCUACS 60.3.96 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 40215
Scopec1957-70: corresp with Sir Harry Legge-Bourke and related papers
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS 742
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 30441 Legge-Bourke
Scope1958-78: corresp with Jack Morpurgo
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Other referencesee Accessions to repositories 1983
Scope1956-74: corresp with Sir Geoffrey Taylor
RepositoryCambridge University: Trinity College Library
Record ReferenceCSAC 67.5.79 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 22889
Scope1938-50: corresp with Sir Henry Tizard
RepositoryImperial War Museum Department of Documents
Record ReferenceHTT
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 24549 Tizard
Scope1963-1980: unpublished biography of Barnes Wallis and related papers
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceHREN link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1939: letter while at Vickers-Armstrong to Leo d' Erlanger concerning stressed skin versus geodetic construction of aircraft
RepositoryScience Museum Library and Archives
Record ReferenceARCH: BNW
Other referencesee Annual Return 2009

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