IWASM Archived Photographs


IWASM Archived Photographs


The International Women's Air & Space Museum houses an extensive collection of photographs. More information can be requested by emailing Collections Manager Katherine Behnke at kbehnke@iwasm.org. Due to the volume of requests, please contact IWASM at least two to three weeks prior to your deadline.


Photograph Collection of The International Women's Air & Space Museum.

Collection Items

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb Tests the Gimbal Rig
Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb training on the Gimbal Rig called the Multiple Axis Space Test Inertia Facility (MASTIF) at the NASA Lewis Research Center, now the John H. Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb in U.S. Airforce F898 Airplane
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting in an U.S. Airforce FC-898 airplane.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb in Cockpit
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting in a cockpit holding a helmet.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb Sits on a Plane Wing
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting on a plane wing.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb Exiting a Plane
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb standing at the door of an airplane.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb at the Controls
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sits at the controls of an airplane, holding an aerial map.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb Applies Her Makeup
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb uses the reflection of an airplane spinner to apply her makeup.

Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb and Trophy
Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb shows off one of her many flying awards.

Katharine Wright at the White House with President William Howard Taft
Eleven people at the White House. From left to right, the first four people are unidentified. Fifth from the left is Wilbur Wright and President William Howard Taft is next to Wilbur. Orville Wright is on the other side of President Taft with…
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