Airports - California - Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Airport terminals - California - Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Lockheed Air Terminal (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.) - History
Tillack, Coralie Hewitt, 1920-
The collection contains articles, ephemeral items, historical sketches, manuscripts, newsletters, newspaper clippings, photographs, reports, research papers and related items documenting Mrs. Tillack's work writing her history of the Burbank Airport. It has been divided into four series: Tillack Manuscript (June 1987), Late News Newsletter (1962-1986), and Research Files (1930-1987), and Photographic Material (1930-1987).
Series I, Tillack Manuscript, contains a copy of the final typed manuscript draft of "Once Upon An Airport" by Coralie Hewitt Tillack. Included within the manuscript are numerous copies of photographs documenting the history of Burbank Airport. The manuscript is arranged by page number in five file folders.
Series II, Late News Newsletter, includes issues of the Lockheed Air Terminal newsletter, edited by Mrs. Tillack from 1969 until her retirement in 1979. There is almost a complete set of newsletters for this period with various issues before and after her work as editor. The newsletters are filed in chronological order.
Series III, Research Files, contains historical documents and sketches, newspaper clippings, public relation fact sheets and related published material gathered together by Mrs. Tillack during her research into the history of Burbank Airport. Materials are filed in alphabetical order.
Series IV, Photographic Material, consists of airport photographs, including opening day ceremonies, aerial views, interior and exterior scenes of the terminal,aircraft, airport employees, and notable avaiation personalities. This material is arranged alphabetically by subject.