Links: University Libraries, Contact Special Collections

Search Special Collections & Archives
   
Oral History Interviews Manuscripts Photo Collections University Archives  

Search Tips [more+]

Manuscripts Record


McCaffrey (Bob) Collection on the Save the Hughes Flying Boat Campaign
Coll #: MS-00693
Date: 1980-1983
Extent: 0.42 Linear Feet, 0.37 Cubic Feet (1 box)
The Bob McCaffery Collection on the Save the Hughes Flying Boat Campaign (1980-1983) documents efforts by activists to preserve the plane from destruction and its subsequent acquisition by the Aero Club of Southern California in 1980. The collection contains photographs and newspaper clippings about the Hughes H-4 Hercules flying boat nicknamed the "Spruce Goose" from the 1980s.
Link to Collection Guide