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McKNEW, THOMAS WILLSON Papers. 1939-1943

1 reel negative microfilm

Call No. 168.7088, 32943

(1896-1990). Executive. National Geographic Society. Born 6 July 1896, Washington, DC. Construction executive, 1924-1931; various positions, National Geographic Society, 1931-1958; executive vice president and secretary, 1958-1962; vice chairman of board, 1962-1967. Died August 1990.

Personal papers relating to McKnew's position with the National Geographic Society. Includes personal correspondence between McKnew and Generals H.H. Arnold and Carl A. Spaatz (1939-1949). Includes a few photographs of Arnold, Spaatz and McKnew.

Available on microfilm only. Originals retained by donor.

Related materials located elsewhere in the Document Collection, Air Force Historical Research Agency, include an oral history interview with transcript (1978).