Guide to the Civilian Pilot Training Program Files, 1940-1965

Collection number: UA 17/5
Size: 5 boxes (1.65 cu.ft.)

The Civil Aeronautics Authority, starting in 1940, contracted out the work of training fighter pilots in reaction to World War II. The University of New Hampshire was one of the main contractors and ran the Civilian Pilot Training Program from 1940 to 1943.

About the Civilian Pilot Training Program Files

This series contains the records of the Civilian Pilot Training Program at the University of New Hampshire. Included are such things as: lists of participants, correspondence and instructions from the Civil Aeronautics Authority, applications for admission, infirmary records and financial documents.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the University of New Hampshire.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Civilian Pilot Training Program Files, 1940-1965, bulk 1940-1943, UA 17/5, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Library for storage prior to the establishment of the University Archives in 1992.

See also University Archives collection UA 1/1/2 for the original contracts between the University and the Civil Aeronautics Authority as well as the insurance policy required for each flight training student.

Collection Contents

Box 1
Box 1, Folder 11965 NovemberLetter from E.H. Stolworthy, former coordinator, Civilian Pilot Training Program
Box 1, Folder 21940 SummerGround and Flight School Procedures
Box 1, Folder 31940 SummerInstructions
Box 1, Folder 41940 SummerCoordinator's memoranda
Box 1, Folder 51940 SummerExams (letters regarding)
Box 1, Folder 61940 SummerPublic Relations
Box 1, Folder 71940 SummerCorrespondences
Box 1, Folder 81940-41 FallGround and Flight School Procedures
Box 1, Folder 91940-41 FallCAA Regulations
Box 1, Folder 101940-41 FallFile contracts
Box 1, Folder 111940-41 FallEnrollment Progress
Box 1, Folder 121940-41 FallRequirements for Cadet Appointment
Box 1, Folder 131940-41 FallRefresher courses
Box 1, Folder 141940-41 FallCoordinator's memoranda
Box 1, Folder 151940-41 FallDistribution
Box 1, Folder 161940-41 FallTeaching files
Box 1, Folder 171940-41 FallPublic relations
Box 1, Folder 181940-41 FallExam grades
Box 1, Folder 191940-41 FallPreliminary Analysis of Spring Session
Box 1, Folder 201940-41 FallCorrespondences
Box 1, Folder 211940-41 SpringGround and Flight School Procedures
Box 1, Folder 221940-41 SpringFile contracts
Box 1, Folder 231940-41 SpringPan-American scholarships
Box 1, Folder 241940-41 SpringApplications for pilot
Box 1, Folder 251940-41 SpringEnrollment progress
Box 1, Folder 261940-41 SpringTeaching files
Box 1, Folder 271940-41 SpringCoordinator's memoranda
Box 1, Folder 281940-41 SpringInstructions/requests
Box 1, Folder 291940-41 SpringDistribution
Box 1, Folder 301940-41 SpringTreasury reports
Box 1, Folder 311940-41 SpringCorrespondences
Box 1, Folder 321941 SummerInstructions/Ground and Flight School Procedures
Box 1, Folder 331941 SummerStartup/File contracts
Box 1, Folder 341941 SummerEnrollment progress
Box 1, Folder 351941 SummerApplications for pilot
Box 1, Folder 361941 SummerCoordinator's memoranda
Box 1, Folder 371941 SummerDistribution
Box 1, Folder 381941 SummerExam requests
Box 1, Folder 391941 SummerCorrespondences
Box 1, Folder 401941-42 FallGround and Flight School Procedures
Box 1, Folder 411941-42 FallFile contracts
Box 1, Folder 421941-42 FallTreasury reports
Box 1, Folder 431941-42 FallCoordinator's memoranda
Box 2
Box 2, Folder 11941-42 FallEnrollment progress
Box 2, Folder 21941-42 FallApplication for pilot
Box 2, Folder 31941-42 FallTeaching files
Box 2, Folder 41941-42 FallInstructions
Box 2, Folder 51941-42 FallDistribution
Box 2, Folder 61941-42 FallInstitutional Application for Participation
Box 2, Folder 71941-42 FallChanges in requirements
Box 2, Folder 81941-42 FallPublic relations
Box 2, Folder 91941-42 FallProgram of Ground School Instruction
Box 2, Folder 101941-42 FallGround School special memos
Box 2, Folder 111941-42 FallCorrespondences
Box 2, Folder 121942 SpringFile contracts
Box 2, Folder 131942 SpringEnrollment progress
Box 2, Folder 141942 SpringApplications for pilot
Box 2, Folder 151942 SpringInstructions
Box 2, Folder 161942 SpringSpeech by Rep. Karl Stefan (Nebraska) on the CAA
Box 2, Folder 171942 SpringCadet recruitment requirements
Box 2, Folder 181942 SpringNational Association survey
Box 2, Folder 191942 SpringDeferment of graduates
Box 2, Folder 201942 SpringCoordinator's memoranda
Box 2, Folder 211942 Spring"The Story of the CAA" (magazine)
Box 2, Folder 221942 SpringTreasury reports
Box 2, Folder 231942 SpringEnlistment/enrollment changes
Box 2, Folder 241942 SpringTeaching files
Box 2, Folder 251942 Spring"Technical Education News" (magazine)
Box 2, Folder 261942 SpringNew enrollments
Box 2, Folder 271942 SpringCorrespondences
Box 2, Folder 281942 JulyActivity schedule
Box 2, Folder 291942 JulyEnrollment progress
Box 2, Folder 301942 JulyWeekly grades (7/28/42)
Box 2, Folder 311942 JulyWeekly grades (8/4/42)
Box 2, Folder 321942 JulyWeekly grades (8/11/42)
Box 2, Folder 331942 JulyWeekly grades (8/18/42)
Box 2, Folder 341942 JulyWeekly grades (8/25/42)
Box 2, Folder 351942 JulyWeekly grades (9/1/42)
Box 2, Folder 361942 JulyWeekly grades (9/8/42)
Box 2, Folder 371942 July1942 July Final grades
Box 2, Folder 381942 JulyInstructions
Box 2, Folder 391942 JulyFood menus
Box 2, Folder 401942 JulyTreasury reports
Box 2, Folder 411942 JulyTeaching files
Box 3
Box 3, Folder 11942 JulyCorrespondences
Box 3, Folder 21942 AugustEnrollment progress
Box 3, Folder 31942 AugustReceipts for lodging (9/20/42-10/18/42)
Box 3, Folder 41942 AugustReceipts for lodging (10/18/42-11/23/42)
Box 3, Folder 51942 AugustWeekly grades (9/27/42)
Box 3, Folder 61942 AugustWeekly grades (10/3/42)
Box 3, Folder 71942 AugustWeekly grades (10/10/42)
Box 3, Folder 81942 AugustWeekly grades (10/17/42)
Box 3, Folder 91942 AugustWeekly grades (10/24/42)
Box 3, Folder 101942 AugustWeekly grades (10/31/42)
Box 3, Folder 111942 AugustWeekly grades (11/7/42)
Box 3, Folder 121942 AugustWeekly grades (11/14/42)
Box 3, Folder 131942 AugustFinal grades
Box 3, Folder 141942 AugustTeaching files
Box 3, Folder 151942 AugustInstructions
Box 3, Folder 161942 AugustTreasury reports
Box 3, Folder 171942 AugustCorrespondences
Box 3, Folder 181942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Arthur Bailey
Box 3, Folder 191942Appl. for full-time enlistment: John Bergen
Box 3, Folder 201942Appl. for full-time enlistment: David Bernard
Box 3, Folder 211942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Richard Coady
Box 3, Folder 221942Appl. for full-time enlistment: William Galvin
Box 3, Folder 231942Appl. for full-time enlistment: James Gilardino
Box 3, Folder 241942Appl. for full-time enlistment: James McSherry
Box 3, Folder 251942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Robert Morin
Box 3, Folder 261942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Raymond Roy
Box 3, Folder 271942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Francis Searle
Box 3, Folder 281942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Michael Shomsky
Box 3, Folder 291942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Frank Sinclair
Box 3, Folder 301942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Clinton Smith
Box 3, Folder 311942Appl. for full-time enlistment: John Stella
Box 3, Folder 321942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Robert Stiles
Box 3, Folder 331942Appl. for full-time enlistment: George Tashjian
Box 3, Folder 341942Appl. for full-time enlistment: George Tucker
Box 3, Folder 351942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Charles Rodiman,Jr.
Box 3, Folder 361942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Robert Blickle
Box 3, Folder 371942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Stanley Dame
Box 3, Folder 381942Appl. for full-time enlistment: Henry Gray
Box 3, Folder 391942-43Session 43D File Contracts
Box 3, Folder 401942-43Session 43D Enrollment Progress
Box 3, Folder 411942-43Session 43D Receipts for Lodging (12/26/42 - 2/3/43)
Box 4
Box 4, Folder 11942-43Session 43D Receipts for Lodging (11/30/42 - 12/28/42)
Box 4, Folder 21942-43Session 43D Room Use King's Grant Inn
Box 4, Folder 31942-43Session 43D Treasury Payments
Box 4, Folder 41942-43Session 43D Requisitions
Box 4, Folder 51942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (12/5/42)
Box 4, Folder 61942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (12/12/42)
Box 4, Folder 71942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (12/19/42)
Box 4, Folder 81942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (12/26/42)
Box 4, Folder 91942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (1/2/43)
Box 4, Folder 101942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (1/9/43)
Box 4, Folder 111942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (1/16/43)
Box 4, Folder 121942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (1/23/43)
Box 4, Folder 131942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (1/30/43)
Box 4, Folder 141942-43Session 43D Weekly Grades (2/7/43)
Box 4, Folder 151942-43Session 43D Final Grades
Box 4, Folder 161942-43Session 43D Infirmary Records
Box 4, Folder 171942-43Session 43D Detach Procedures
Box 4, Folder 181942-43Session 43D Treasury Reports
Box 4, Folder 191942-43Session 43D Instructions
Box 4, Folder 201942-43Session 43D Instructions
Box 4, Folder 211942-43Session 43D Correspondences
Box 4, Folder 221943Session 43F File Contracts
Box 4, Folder 231943Session 43F Receipts for Lodging (2/11/43 - 3/10/43)
Box 4, Folder 241943Session 43F Receipts for Lodging (3/11/43 - 4/9/43)
Box 4, Folder 251943Session 43F Receipts for Lodging (3/11/43 - 3/24/43)
Box 4, Folder 261943Session 43F Teaching Files
Box 4, Folder 271943Session 43F Applications for A'lot Certificate
Box 4, Folder 281943Session 43F Requests to Register or Stop Allotment
Box 4, Folder 291943Session 43F Material/Equipment Records
Box 4, Folder 301943Session 43F Supply Requests
Box 5
Box 5, Folder 11943Session 43F Weekly Grades (2/18/43)
Box 5, Folder 21943Session 43F Weekly Grades (2/25/43)
Box 5, Folder 31943Session 43F Weekly Grades (3/4/43)
Box 5, Folder 41943Session 43F Weekly Grades (3/11/43)
Box 5, Folder 51943Session 43F Weekly Grades (3/18/43)
Box 5, Folder 61943Session 43F Weekly Grades (3/25/43)
Box 5, Folder 71943Session 43F Weekly Grades (4/1/43)
Box 5, Folder 81943Session 43F Final Grades
Box 5, Folder 91943Session 43F Infirmary Records
Box 5, Folder 101943Session 43F Detach Procedures
Box 5, Folder 111943Session 43F Instructions
Box 5, Folder 121943Session 43F Treasury Reports
Box 5, Folder 131943Session 43F Correspondences
Box 5, Folder 141943Session 43G File Contracts
Box 5, Folder 151943Session 43G Receipts for Lodging (4/8/43 - 5/10/43)
Box 5, Folder 161943Session 43G Receipts for Lodging (3/11/43 - 4/7/43)
Box 5, Folder 171943Session 43G Receipts for Lodging (4/7/43 - 4/24/43)
Box 5, Folder 181943Session 43G Fire Protection Survey of War Training School (4/17/43)
Box 5, Folder 191943Session 43G Applications for Pilot Certificate
Box 5, Folder 201943Session 43G Weekly Grades (3/18/43)
Box 5, Folder 211943Session 43G Weekly Grades (3/25/43)
Box 5, Folder 221943Session 43G Weekly Grades (4/1/43)
Box 5, Folder 231943Session 43G Weekly Grades (4/8/43)
Box 5, Folder 241943Session 43G Weekly Grades (4/15/43)
Box 5, Folder 251943Session 43G Weekly Grades (4/22/43)
Box 5, Folder 261943Session 43G Weekly Grades (5/6/43)
Box 5, Folder 271943Session 43G Final Grades
Box 5, Folder 281943Session 43G Infirmary Records
Box 5, Folder 291943Session 43G Detach Procedures
Box 5, Folder 301943Session 43G Instructions
Box 5, Folder 311943Session 43G Treasury Reports
Box 5, Folder 321943Session 43G Correspondences
Box 5, Folder 331943Session 43G Manual of Regulations
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