Reminiscences of Preston R. Bassett : oral history, 1980.
|Creator: ||Basset, Preston R., 1892-||Project: ||Individual interviews oral history collection. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||Transcript: 54 leaves. Tape: 2 reels. Book: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF PRESTON R. BASSETT.|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Laboratory work for Sperry Gyroscope Company, Brooklyn, 1915-1917; improved lighting for early motion picture industry, development of airplane beacons, experiments in all-weather flying; airplane design and construction; Hindenberg accident, 1937; impressions of many famous pilots.
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