Society of Air Racing Historians Tapes May, 2003                                                    Back to Home Page

Kenneth R. Smith

SARH Tape Librarian

7017 Anthony Lane

Parma Hts., Ohio 44130-4660

                                        e-mail kennsmithf2g@yahoo.com (questions only, no orders)

Please make checks payable in US funds to Kenneth Smith
Please contact me for questions and prices on foreign orders.

 

Several words about the following tapes.

These tapes are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society. They are the property of the Society.
The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The audio tapes are standard C-90 cassette tapes with the audio coming from the symposium sound system. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room. The volume on some of the video tapes will need to
be turned up loud to hear the presentation.

                                 Audio Tapes

Cost: $6.50 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

Any two xxSx tapes count as one tape as talks are one side

90S1 Don Berliner –Reconstruction of the deHavilland Comet "Grosvenor House"

90S2 Tom Cassutt-Designing, building, and racing Formula Ones

90S3 Duane Cole-Organizing the first Reno Air Race

90S4 Ann Cooper-Bob Yancey’s Yak-11 Unlimited Racer

90S5 Mike Kusenda-The Hall Bulldog

90S6 Harvey Lippincott-GeeBee R-1 Replica

91S1 Fred Kacena and Bill Turner-Pete Restoration

91S2 Bill Turner-Oshgosh 1991. What Golden Age Racers to expect

91S3 Ed Maloney-The Pond Racer

92S1 Don Berliner-Opening comments from the 1992 Symposium

92S2 Don Berliner-Narration of slides from Oshgosh 1991

92S3 Tony Ambrose-Air Racing Photography. How to do it

92S4 Tim Weinschenkar-Darryl Greenamyer’s Bearcat

93S1 Bill Meixner-P51C "Beguine"

93S2 Bill Turner-Raceplanes and Replicas

93S3 Don Berliner-Narration of William Labet slides of English Air Racing

93S4 Misc. comments from the1993 symposium

94S1 Bill Meixner-1934 MacRobertson Race

96S1 Bill Statler-Early 190 Cubic Inch Class

96S2 Dave Holcombe-LTR Racer

96S3 Tim Weinschenkar and Kevin Grantham-1946 Cleveland National Air Races

96S4 Mike Stanko-Travelar Mystery Ship Rebuild

97S1 Steve Beville-P51D "Galloping Ghost"

97S2 Opening and closing remarks from 1997 symposium

98S1 Don Berliner-The Beginning of Reno

98S2 Bill Brennand-Remembering Steve Wittman

                    99S1 Bill Meixner-Bill Odom and the Beguine

99S2 Aaron King Jr.-Narration from his color slides of the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

99S3 Kip Mone, Bill Brennand, and Aaron King Jr.-The 1949 Goodyear Air Race

                    99S4 Joe Hass-Midget Mustang, Past and Present

00S1 Bill Turner-LTR Replica

                    00S2 Clancey Hess-Remembering the Early Years of Air Racing

00S3 Tony Ambrose/Don Helmick-Wedell Williams Restoration

                                                                                                                Back to Home Page 

Any one xxDx tape count as one tape as talks are two sided

                    OAD1 Charlie Tucker-Interview by member Oliver Aldrich

90D1 Dave Holcombe-Airplanes in the Western Reserve Museum Collection

90D2 Ron Puckett-Racing an F2G Corsair

90D3 John Thompson-Racing P38’s and Cassutts

91D1 Steve Beville-Racing a P51 in the Cleveland National Air Races

91D2 Charlie Tucker-Racing P63’s in the Cleveland National Air Races

91D3 Fort Wayne Races 1957-60 presented by Al Chute,

Denny Sherman, Ed Beaty, and Dr. Aaron King Jr.

92D1 Bill "Tiger" Destefani-Racing P51D "Strega"

92D2 Bill Kerchenfaut-Tinkering with the Unlimiteds

92D3 Jim Vliet and Charlie Terry-The Formula V Story

93D1 Bill and Terry Thaden-The Life of Louise Thaden

93D2 Kevin Granthem-The Racing P38’s

93D3 Pappy Weaver and Jim Harvey-The Racing Monocoupes

93D4 Dwight Thorn-Unlimited engines (two minutes in middle or this recording are soft)

93D5 Steve Wittman and Dr. Aaron King Jr.-The life and times of Steve Wittman

93D6 Don Berliner-UFO’s

94D1 Allen Wiltz-The Delgado Racers

94D2 Dave Holcombe-Restoration of Art Chester’s "Goon"

94D3 Dr. Aaron King Jr.-Friday night’s narration of his color slides from the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

94D4 Dr Aaron King Jr.-Sunday morning’s narration of his color slides from the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

94D5 Bill Turner-Reproduction of the deHavilland Comet "Grosvenor House"

94D6 Neal Loving-Designing, building, and flying "Loving’s Love"

94D7 Jim Harvey-1937 St. Louis Air Races

94D8 Kim Scribner-Life and times, flying and racing

94D9 Birch Matthews-Long Distance Air racing

94D10 Tim Weinschenkar-Narration of misc. slides of Bob Pauley

95D1 Dave Holcombe-The Wedall Williams #57

95D2 Don Berliner-Opening remarks of the 1995 symposium and a tribute to Steve Wittman

95D3 Neal Nurmi-Bearcat "Rear Bear"

95D4 Danny Mortensen-Construction and racing the Amsoil Rutan Racer

95D5 C.V. Glines-Roscoe Turner

96D1 Don Berliner-Opening remarks of the 1996 symposium

And Bill Turner and Dick Sampson-The Pobjoy Racer Reproduction

96D2 Dr. Aaron King Jr.-The 1950’s Continental Races and a tribute to Steve Wittman

96D3 Cook Cleland and Dick Becker-Racing the F2G’s

96D4 Don Armstrong-Test Pilot of the F2G’s, P40Q, P60, ….

96D5 Steve Hinton-Unlimited Racing and Flying the Golden Age Replicas

97D1 Kevin Granthem and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1947 Cleveland National Air Races

97D2 Nick Jones-Racing Midgets in the 60’s and 70’s

97D3 Don Berliner for Al Weimer-The Cosmic Winds

97D4 Marlene and Ed Stoll-Selfridge Field and the 1922 Pulitzer Race

97D5 Bill Brennand-Winning the Goodyear Trophy Race

98D1 Kevin Granthem and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1948 Cleveland National Air Races

98D2 Ted Patecell-memories of Benny Howard

98D3 Dr Aaron King Jr-1950’s New York Midget Races

98D4 Robert Odegaard-Restoring #57 F2G

98D5 Bill Turner-LTR Replica

99D1 Bill Turner-PepsiCo Special replica and others….

99D2 Dick Becker-the F2G Corsair

99D3 Steve Beville-The 1949 Goodyear and Thompson races.

99D4 Kevin Granthem and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

00D1 Don Berliner-Radical Designed Racers

00D2 Mark Allen-Production of the Discovery –Digital Channel Series on Air Racing

00D3 Bob Odegaard- Restoring #57 F2G and First Flight Video

00D4 Christina Rahnami-The Exploits of Ernst Udet (please note- some sound distortion in the first part of talk due to electrical interference)

Any one xxTx tape counts as two tapes as talks are three sided. Order with a single sided tape (xxSx) to fill the forth side.

91T1 Pappy Weaver and Phil Krause-The life and times of Russ Hosler

92T1 Tex Jonston-How to prepare for and race (a P39) in the Thompson Trophy Race

95T1 Don Berliner, Budd Davisson, Ed Maloney, and Bill Turner-Restoring, replicating, and flying the old race planes

Any one xxQx tape counts as two tapes as talks are four sided.

95Q1 Harvey Lippincott and Harold Smith-Pratt and Whitney Engines and Smith Propellers

02S1      Mark Allen Air Racing Quiz given by Tony Ambrose

02S2      Ron Puckett-Racing F2G Corsair #18 in the 1947, 1948, & 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

 02S3    Barbara Schultz-Wedell Williams Air Service

02S4    Bill Turner-Update on the LTR replica

02S5      Bill Sullivan-Racing Cassutt Racers in the French Grand Prix

 02S6     Opening remarks, Symposium wrap-up

03S1     Opening Remarks-Tony Ambrose

            1st Annual Meeting-Don Berliner

            Afternoon Remarks-Tony Ambrose

 03S2     Bill Meixner-The 1st Air Race

03S3     Dr. Wallace Peterson-The Omaha Races

                                                                                                                Back to Home Page 

Video Tapes

Cost: $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

Sorry about the price folks, but I can’t do these myself.

94V1 Allen Wiltz-The Delgado racers

Jim Harvey-The 1927 St. Louis Air Races

94V2 Dave Holcombe-Restoration of Art Chester’s "Goon"

94V3 Dr. Aaron King Jr.- Friday night’s narration of his color slides from the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

Neal Loving-Designing, building, and flying "Loving’s Love"

94V4 Opening remarks of the 1994 Symposium

Bill Meixner-The 1934 MacRobertson Race

Bill Turner- Reproduction of the deHavilland Comet "Grosvenor House"

94V5 Kim Scribner-Life and times, flying and racing

94V6 Birch Matthews-Long Distance Air racing

94V7 Dr Aaron King Jr.-Sunday morning’s narration of his color slides from the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

94V8 Tim Weinschenkar-Narration of misc. slides of Bob Pauley

96V1 Don Berliner-Opening remarks of the 1996 symposium

and Bill Turner and Dick Sampson-The Pobjoy Racer Reproduction

Mike Stanko-Travelar Mystery Ship Rebuild

96V2 Dr. Aaron King Jr.-The 1950’s Continental Races and a tribute to Steve Wittman

Bill Statler-Early 190 Cubic Inch Class

96V3 Cook Cleland and Dick Becker-Racing the F2G’s

Tim Weinschenkar and Kevin Grantham-1946 Cleveland National Air Races

96V4 Don Armstrong-Test Pilot of the F2G’s, P40Q, P60, ….

Steve Hinton-Unlimited Racing and Flying the Golden Age Replicas

96V5 Dave Holcombe-LTR Racer

Kenn Smith-Slides from the 1946-1949 Cleveland National Air Races

97V1 Opening remarks from 1997 symposium

Kevin Grantham and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1947 Cleveland National Air Races

97V2 Nick Jones-Racing Midgets in the 60’s and 70’s

97V3 Don Berliner for Al Weimer-The Cosmic Winds

Marlene and Ed Stoll-Selfridge Field and the 1922 Pulitzer Race

97V4 Bill Brennand-Winning the Goodyear Trophy Race

Steve Beville-P51D "Galloping Ghost"

Note: 97V4 comes with 97D5 cassette tape of Bill Brennand’s talk as a bonus. About 30 seconds are missing 8 minutes into the video tape of his talk when the video camera’s power cord got pulled out of the wall and I currently don’t have a satisfactory method to splice the audio into this portion of the video tape.

98V1 Tony Ambrose-Opening Remarks

Kevin Granthem and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1948 Cleveland National Air Races

Thunder Mustang

Don Berliner-The Beginning of Reno

98V2 Ted Patecell-memories of Benny Howard

Dr Aaron King Jr-1950’s New York Midget Races

98V3 Bill Turner-LTR Replica

Bill Brennand-Remembering Steve Wittman

98V4 Robert Odegaard-Restoring #57 F2G

99V1 Kevin Granthem and Tim Weinschenkar-The 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

Opening Remarks

Bill Meixner-Bill Odom and the Beguine

99V2 Kip Mone, Bill Brennand, and Aaron King Jr.-The 1949 Goodyear Air Race

Steve Beville-The 1949 Goodyear and Thompson races.

99V3 Joe Hass-Midget Mustang, Past and Present

Dick Becker-the F2G Corsair

99V4 Aaron King Jr.-Color slides of the 1949 Cleveland National Air Races

Bill Turner-Pesco Special replica and others…

00V1 Bill Turner-LTR Replica

Tony Ambrose/Don Helmick-Wedell Williams Restoration

00V2 Don Berliner-Radical Designed Racers

Clancey Hess-Remembering the Early Years of Air Racing

00V3 Christina Rahnami-The Exploits of Ernst Udet (please note- some sound distortion in the first part of talk due to electrical interference)

                   Mark Allen-Production of the Discovery –Digital Channel Series on Air Racing

                   00V4 Bob Odegaard- Restoring #57 F2G and First Flight Video                 

                   01V1 Tony Ambrose-Opening Remarks

                   O1V2   Clint McHenry-Recollections of Matty Laird and others of the Era
                              Harry Thompson-Dormoy Bathtub Replica
                              Aaron King Jr. / Denny Sherman / Bob Porter- Racing the Midget Racers

                    01V3 Tony Ambrose-Afternoon Remarks Bill Turner-Making Replicas
                             Kevin Grantham-Postwar Thompson & Bendix Race Jet Divisions
                             Bob Odegaard- Update on #57 F2G and progress of #74 F2G Restoration 

         O2V1  Tony Ambrose-Opening remarks
                   Barbra Schultz-Wedell Williams Air Service
                   Bill Turner-Update on the LTR replica

       
         02V2 Wendell Hostellettler-large scale Radio Control model airplanes
                  Mark Allen Air Racing Quiz given by Tony Ambrose
 

         O2V3 Ron Puckett-Racing F2G Corsair # 18 in the 1947, 1948 & 1949
                  Cleveland National Air races
                  Bob Swanson-Racing P-51K # 80 in the 1946 Cleveland National Air Race

                   O2V4 Walt Ohlrich-Racing a Bearcat at Reno
                            Bill Sullivan-Racing Cassutt Racers in the French Gran Prix
                            Symposium wrap-up

03V3 Tony Ambrose-Afternoon Remarks Bill Turner-Making Replicas
Kevin Grantham-Postwar Thompson & Bendix Race Jet Divisions
Bob Odegaard- Update on #57 F2G and progress of #74 F2G Restoration

 

03V1     Don Berliner-Airplanes of the Goodyear Trophy Races

03V2     Opening Remarks-Tony Ambrose
1st Annual Meeting-Don Berliner
Bill Meixner-The 1st Air Race
Afternoon Remarks-Tony Ambrose
Dr. Wallace Peterson-The Omaha Races

03V3     Scott Germain-Reno Racers

03V4     Pete Kramer-Collecting, Preserving, and Displaying Air Racing Memorabilia

03V5     The Corsair Gang-Cook Cleland, Dick Becker, Bob Odegaard, Ron Pucket

(This is not the professional tape, that one will be out later.)

                                                                                                                  Back to Home Page

New from the 2004 Symposium

 

Several words about the following tapes. 

These tapes are the property of the Society and are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society.  The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The audio tapes are standard C-90 cassette tapes with the audio coming from the symposium sound system. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room.

 Audio Tapes

 Cost:  $6.50 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

 Any two xxSx tapes count as one tape as talks are one side

 04S1     Tom Wathen: Replica Airplanes

04S2     Philip Handleman: Aviation Photography 

Any one xxDx tape count as one tape as talks are two side

 04D1     Graham White: Racing Engine

04D2      John Bluth: 1922 Pultzer Race

04D3             Malcolm Collum: Dayton-Wright Racer

04D4      Bill Meixner: 1934 MacRobertson Race

04D5      Don Fairbanks: Knight Twister

                                      Video Tapes 

Cost:  $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

Sorry about the price folks, but I can’t do these myself. 

04V1     Tom Wathen: Replica Airplanes

            Malcolm Collum: Dayton-Wright Racer

04V2     John Bluth: 1922 Pultzer Race

            Bill Meixner: 1934 MacRobertson Race 

04V3     Graham White: Racing Engine

 04V4     Philip Handleman: Aviation Photography

            Don Fairbanks: Knight Twister

 04V5     Opening Remarks, Annual Meeting, Awards, Raffle

 

New from the 2005 Symposium

 

Several words about the following tapes. 

These tapes are the property of the Society and are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society.  The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The audio tapes are standard C-90 cassette tapes with the audio coming from the symposium sound system. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room.

 

Audio Tapes

 Cost:  $6.50 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

 Any one xxDx tape count as one tape as talks are two side

 05D1     Dr. Jeremy Kinney - 1920s Military Racers

 05D2     Anders Bruun - 1909 Reims Race

 05D3     E.C. Fisher - Racing Mong Sport Biplanes

 05D4     Kim Kovach and Dr. Alexander J. Kovack - Building and Flying Howard DGA-4 Ike replica

 05D5     Anders Bruun Cobra I, Cobra II and Cobra III

05V6     John Dienst 1940s Racing Mustangs

  

                                    Video Tapes

 

Cost:  $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

Sorry about the price folks, but I cant do these myself.

 05V1     Dr. Jeremy Kinney - 1920s Military Racers 

 05V2     Anders Bruun - 1909 Reims Race

 05V3     E.C. Fisher - Racing Mong Sport Biplanes

 05V4     Kim Kovach and Dr. Alexander J. Kovack - Building and Flying Howard DGA-4 Ike replica

 05V5     Anders Bruun Cobra I, Cobra II and Cobra III

 05V6     John Dienst 1940s Racing Mustangs

 

New from the 2006 Symposium

 Several words about the following tapes. 

These tapes are the property of the Society and are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society.  The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room.

                                     Video Tapes

 Cost:  $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

Sorry about the price folks, but I cant do these myself.

 06V1            Goodyear Racing Panel:  Bill Brennand

                     Kip Mone

                     Dusty Dowd

                     Moderator:  Aaron King Jr,

            Bill Lear 1946 & 1947 Bendix 

06V2     Connie Luhta:  Women AT-6 Racing 

            Lee Cameron:  1949 Bendix

 06V3     James Harp: 1946 Bendix & and 1949 Sohio

            General Robin Olds: 1946 Thompson Jet Race

 06V4     Thompson Trophy Panel: Bob Swanson: 1946 Thompson

                            Dick Becker: 1947, 1948, 1949 Thompson

                           Jimmy Leeward:  Reno & Galloping Ghost Restorer

                           Moderator:  Kevin Grantham 

 

New from the 2007 Symposium

Several words about the following tapes. 

These tapes are the property of the Society and are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society.  The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room.

                                     Video Tape/DVD

 Cost:  $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

.07V1     Goodyear Racers:   by Don Berliner

 07V2     The making of THUNDER OVER RENO:  by Bob Odegaard and Mitch Carley

 07V3     Goodyear Racing:  by Bill Brennand

            Life of Bill Falk:  by Roy Houchin

 07V4     Restoration of Mike and Ike:  by Tom Matowitz and Karl Engelskirger

 07V5     Flying Replica Racers:  by Pat Halloran
 

07V6     Racing Reno Unlimiteds:  By Skip Holm 

 

New from the 2008 Symposium

 Several words about the following tapes. 

These tapes are the property of the Society and are from the annual symposiums sponsored by the Society.  The cost of the tapes reflect the costs associated with producing the masters and making and mailing the duplicates. The video tapes are standard VHS format and are filmed from a video camera in the back of the room. The DVDs are Sony DVD-R

  

                                    Video Tapes/DVD

 

Cost:  $21.00 per tape mailed to continental U.S.A.

 08V1     Don Berliner:  Intro

            John Gaertner:  The Bugatti Air Racer

 08V2     Michael Schratt:  The Pond Racer

 08V3     Gus McLeod:  Being Taught To Fly By Roscoe Turner

08V4     Dr. Aaron King Jr.:  Adventures Of An Air Racing Official
 

08V5     Ed Maloney:  The 1938 Oakland Air Races

 

 

 

                                                                                                      

                                                                              

 

               Hit Counter