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Collection Details


Collection Name: Air Force Academy Project
Repository Name: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office [Repository Details]
Repository Location: New York, New York, United States
URL: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/oral/guides/air.html
Dates Spanned: 1968-
Description: In 1968 the faculty of the U.S. Air Force Academy initiated a series of oral history interviews with significant figures in military aviation. The major topics discussed include strategy and tactics in World War I, World War II, and Korea, the establishment of the Air Force Academy, and inter-service relationships. Two series of particular interest deal with black people in the Air Force and the introduction of women cadets to the Academy.
Estimated Total of Interviews: 25
Interviews: [121 interview(s) listed in this collection]
Broad Subjects: Military; Education
ASP Subjects: African Americans; Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO; Air pilots, Military; Airplanes, Military; Colorado Springs, CO; Korea; Korean Conflict, 1950-1953; Military education--United States; Oral history; United States; United States--Military history; War; Women; World War I, 1914-1918; World War II, 1939-1945
Collection Code: OHC0000787