Category Archives: aviation

photos of aircraft, airports, aviation enthusiasts.

NEEDED Hard Plastic CD Cases

It’s important for you to know I’m not administrating AeroKnow Museum in a vacuum, despite zilch volunteers on premises. A friend is an archivist at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library here in Springfield, and her word is gold here. When I began … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

We Need 1/3 Cut File Folders

Last year, I shared the news that AeroKnow Museum (AKM) needed wire clothes hangars, and a friend came through in less than a week with all the wire hangars we will need for another five years. Today we need something … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Visitors from Brazil

A highlight of January at AKM was a serendipitous encounter with visitors from Brazil on Sunday the 15th. I had been working in the WELCOME! Room (ground floor office) updating the Points In Time chronology of aviation file, but had … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Brazil, Illinois, Springfield, Taylorville, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Into the Home Stretch

WHY — you may ask — have I included the picture of the Cessna Caravan at the top of this post? Because I’ve been a “single-engine Caravan of one” trekking the desert of fetid promises and diminished expectations” to this … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Hot Light and No Time for Names

Sunday was a terrific day at AeroKnow Museum. To increase people space in the ground floor office, as I was combining files in two two-drawer cabinets so I could carry the smaller one up to the Research Room and fill … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Winston Salem Visitors Part 2

I was so absorbed working on the AeroKnow website http://www.aeroknow.com that time got away from me Saturday forcing  a mad rush to work at The Granite Guy on the edge of the world without taking some magazines and other material … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Visitors from Winston Salem North Carolina – Part 1

Progress at the museum continues like a slow boat to China, and as that song says (but in a different context) most of the time, I am there and “all to myself, alone.” I’m okay with that because the work … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation | Leave a comment