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Register of the Lowell E. Call collection of Provo airport and aviation materials AR 950Cal

Table of Contents

Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Biographical Note/Historical Note

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: Lowell E. Call collection of Provo airport and aviation materials
Dates: circa 1937-1983 (inclusive)
Collection Number: AR 950Cal
Summary: Collection includes aviation-related materials collected and created by Lowell E. Call. Materials include educational and promotional publications, flight rating and log books, articles, guides, correspondence, photographs, and additional materials related to Utah and United States aviation from WWII through the early 1980s.
Repository: Sutherland Archives at Utah Valley University

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1, Folder 1: Slides (circa 1956)
Box 1, Folder 1: Aircraft in Flight (circa 1956)

63 color slides (slide #11 missing). The slide presentation originally had a script, not included in with this donation.

Related Material:

Aircraft in Flight book referenced in second-to-last slide. Civil Air Patrol National History Program website, http://history.cap.gov/file/1335.

Box 1, Folder 2: Aircraft Advertising Materials (circa 1937-1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Beechcraft (1937-1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Beechcraft model 18 (circa 1937)
Box 1, Folder 2: Kinetikos (1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Air Fleet of American Business (circa 1948)
Box 1, Folder 2: "There is Nothing Like KNOWING the TRUTH!" (circa 1948)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Beechcraft Bonanza (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Beechcraft Bonanza Model A35 (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Bellanca (circa 1946-1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Bellanca Cruisair (circa 1946)
Box 1, Folder 2: Bellanca Cruisair Senior (circa 1946)
Box 1, Folder 2: Your Bellanca Cruisair Senior (circa 1946)
Box 1, Folder 2: Bellanca Cruisair Plastic Bonded Construction (circa 1946)
Box 1, Folder 2: Bellanca Achievements (1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Bellanca Cruisair: Price List (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Boeing (circa 1947-1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Boeing Stratocruiser (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Boeing Stratocruiser (circa 1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Funk Customaire (circa 1942-1948)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Martin 2-0-2 (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Navion photograph (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Piper (circa 1944-1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: What Your Town Needs for the Coming Air Age (1944)
Box 1, Folder 2: Piper Cub Supercruiser (1946)
Box 1, Folder 2: Piper Cub Special (1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Famous Piper Cub (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: The "Cub Special 90" (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Piper Clipper (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: The Piper Stinson for '49 (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: The 1949 Piper Vagabond (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: America's Wings (1949)
Box 1, Folder 2: Stinson photograph (circa 1947)
Box 1, Folder 2: Swift 125 (circa 1948)
Box 1, Folder 3: Flight Log Books (1942-1983)
Box 1, Folder 3: Pilot Log book 1 (30 November 1942-1 July 1947)
Box 1, Folder 3: Pilot Log book 2 (30 November 1942-13 August 1947)
Box 1, Folder 3: Pilot Log book 3 (16 September 1945-4 August 1947)
Box 1, Folder 3: Pilot Log book 4 (6 February 1947-27 July 1948)
Box 1, Folder 3: Pilot Log book 5 (31 July 1948-26 September 1983)
Box 1, Folder 4: Rating books (28 November 1942-8 March 1943)
Box 1, Folder 4: CPT Pilot Rating Book, Elementary (28 November 1942)
Box 1, Folder 4: CPT Pilot Rating Book, Secondary (8 March 1943)
Box 1, Folder 5: Instructional Books (February 1943-1947)
Box 1, Folder 5: Patter for Elementary Flight Maneuvers, Civil Aeronautics Bulletin No. 31 (February 1943)
Box 1, Folder 5: How to Fly a Piper Cub (1947)
Box 1, Folder 6: Articles (circa 1940-December 1948)
Box 1, Folder 6: It Pays to Fly! (circa 1940)
Box 1, Folder 6: Rocky Mountain Aviation (December 1948)
Box 1, Folder 7: Guides (circa 1956-1983)
Box 1, Folder 7: True Airspeed Computer (circa 1956)
Box 1, Folder 7: Flight Guide Airport & Frequency Manual Volume I Western States (1983)
Box 1, Folder 8: Letters (circa 1949)
Box 1, Folder 8: Letter from Beech Aircraft Corporation to Lowell E. Call (29 July 1949)
Box 1, Folder 8, Box 1, Folder 8: Letter from Boeing Airplane Company to Lowell E. Call (2 August 1949)
Box 1, Folder 8: Letter from Taylorcraft Inc. to Lowell E. Call (12 August 1949)
Box 1, Folder 8: Letter from The Glenn L. Martin Company to Lowell E. Call (22 August 1949)
Box 1, Folder 8: Form Letter from Republic Aviation Corporation (circa 1949)
Box 1, folder 9: Photographs (1943-1972)
Box 1, folder 9: Lowell E. Call Aviation Cadet (1943)
Box 1, folder 9: Lowell E. Call Lt. Col., USAF Command Pilot (1972)
Box 1, Folder 10: Other (circa 1941-1952)
Box 1, Folder 10: Wings for Transportation (Recent Developments in Air Transportation Equipment) (1941)
Box 1, Folder 10: School and College Service (circa 1952)

Biographical Note/Historical Note +/-

Retired USAF Lt. Colonel Lowell Eliason Call was born 18 February 1922 in Bancroft, Idaho. He married his wife Carolyn in 1942, and together they raised 8 children. He completed his US Army Air Corps training in February 1945, and was en route to England to pilot the B-17 Bomber when WWII ended. After his release he and his family moved to Provo, Utah, where he attended Brigham Young University. He was called back into active service in the newly formed U.S. Air Force in 1947 and flew combat missions in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He taught AFROTC at both Brigham Young and Oklahoma State Universities, and, after retiring from active military service, he developed an aviation science course at Orem High School, which he taught for 11 years. He passed away in Orem, Utah, 14 February 2005.

Daily Herald. Lowell Eliason Call, http://www.heraldextra.com/lifestyles/announcements/obituaries/lowell-eliason-call/article_deef8b09-7d79-5742-827e-c98b8be24c54.html. Accessed 15 November 2017.

Content Description +/-

Collection includes aviation-related materials collected and created by Lowell Call. Materials include educational and promotional publications, flight rating and log books, articles, guides, correspondence and additional materials related to Utah and United States aviation from WWII through the early 1980s.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Access to the collection is open with assistance from the archivist or staff.

Restrictions on Use:

Open for Research. Copyright for official University records is held by Utah Valley University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

Materials have been separated by material type and ordered by date.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Scott Call and the UVU Aviation department.

Creator:

Call, Lowell Eliason

Language:

English

Sponsor:

none

Quantity:

1.0 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

English

Author of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid prepared by Aimee Bastarache, Assistant Archivist

EAD Creation Date:

15 November 2017

Standard:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Related Material:

A digitial exhibit of this colleciton is availible online:

http://omeka.uvu.edu/exhibits/show/callaviation

Additional materials from Lowell E. Call are availible at Brigham Young University:

Lowell E. Call papers (1911-1999), MSS 2309, L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Aeronautics
History
Photographs
Retail Trade
Technology
Transportation

Form or Genre Terms:

Brochures
Correspondence
Images
Newsletters
Notebooks
Pamphlets

Geographical Names:

Provo (Utah)

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