The James A. Pahlau Collection consists of personal papers, printed materials, photographs, and LPs concerning local Akron architecture and theater. There is also a large amount of materials on Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens and Progress through...
Lola K. Isroff (1909-2000) was a self-taught professional folk artist and occasional writer from Akron, Ohio. She exhibited works in major museums and galleries across the globe including the Musee d’Art Naif de L’lle de France, the White House...
The Archives of the Ninth Air Force Association consists
of newsletters, photographs, correspondence, printed
materials, artifacts, maps, and videos created and collected
by the Ninth Air Force Association and its members.
Helen E. Arnold (1924-2001) was an employee of the City
of Akron who fought for education reform and equal rights
for women and African-Americans in the Akron/Summit
County area. She was the first black woman to serve on the
Akron Board of...
Russell S. Colley (1889-1996) was a mechanical engineer
for the B. F. Goodrich Company in Akron, Ohio and later
the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(NASA). His papers include photographs, patents, and
printed materials documenting his...
Frank B. Baldwin was an employee of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company under their flight operations department and later their astronautics and undersea warfare sales department. He also served as a pilot and personal aide to Paul W. Litchfield,...