University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Mae Estelle Meyers Papers, 1934-1963.



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Meyers, Mae Estelle
Title: Mae Estelle Meyers Papers
Dates: 1934-1963
Abstract: Papers and mathematical instruments relating to Mae Estelle Meyers' tenure in the U.S. Navy and patent on improved plotting board for aviators.
Accession No.: 2001-136
Extent: 2 ft.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Papers and mathematical instruments relating to Mae Estelle Meyers' tenure in the U.S. Navy and patent on improved plotting board for aviators. Texas Told in Pictures is a collection of watercolor paintings in celebration of the Texas centennial done by sixth grade students in Dayton, Texas in 1936. Also included are watercolors of Austin and UT buildings by Mae Estelle Meyers, 1934.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None.


Index Terms

Meyers, Mae Estelle 1908-
United States Navy
University of Texas at Austin History

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mae Estelle Meyers Papers, 1934-1963, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4A311 Texas History Told in Pictures: by the sixth grade students in Dayton, Texas March-April 1936
Cover to Texas History Told in Pictures
U.S. Naval roster of officers April 1944
Correspondence 1952-1963
Assorted military handbooks
Navigational charts and maps
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4C135 Navigational handbooks
Navigational problems, charts, and notes
Disaster control recovery plan
Trip to Spain: trip arrangements, brochures, postcards, and receipts
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4C713a Patent documentation
News clippings regarding Meyers' patented navigational plotting board
Notes and study guides
Notes on radiation and atomic energy
U.S. Navy subject course exams taken by Meyers
Officers' correspondence course booklets 1949-1956
Aviators flight log book and notebooks
Log sheet--Navigator forms and notes
Preliminary engineering report 1948
News clippings
Assorted
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3So18b PhotographsMeyers and her patented navigational tool
Photographs of navigational tool
Photos of various bridges in Texas
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2W46 Watercolors painted by Meyers



 

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