Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Richard G. Snyder Papers

Preliminary Inventory

Processing of the collection is ongoing. Folder-level inventories are being created and may be available for specific subjects (even if not currently linked from the list below), please contact the Archives for additional information about the contents of specific subjects. The folder-level inventories that are linked from the following list are draft inventories and may contain some inaccuracies.

Note: drawer numbers refer to original file cabinet drawers. The contents of these file cabinets have been rehoused into archives boxes. A single file cabinet drawer may comprise a single box or up to three archives boxes.

Richard G. Snyder Publications


Dates/ Contents

Location (box/drawer number)

1954-1967

drawer 105

1967-1968

drawer 106

1969

drawer 107

1970

drawer 108

1971

drawer 113

1972

drawer 114

1972-1974

drawer 115

1974-1975

drawer 116

1975

drawer 121

1975

drawer 122

1976

drawer 123

1977

drawer 124

1977-1978

drawer 129

1979

drawer 130

1980-1981

drawer 131

1981-1983

drawer 132

1983-2001

drawer 139

Legal reports

drawer 140

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Topical Files

Topic

Location (box/drawer number)

Acceleration and impact

drawer 16

Accident investigation

drawers 8, 13

Accident investigation courses/schools

drawer 14

Accident reconstruction

drawer 14

Aerial/agricultural application

drawer 14

Aft facing seats (see also "Seats")

drawer 88

Aircraft, miscellaneous reports

drawer 74

Aircraft accident investigation

drawer 13

Air ambulance

drawer 81

Air racing

drawer 81

Aircraft crash design guides

drawers 22-23

Aircraft crash tests

drawers 8, 15

Aircraft lighting

drawer 49

Aircraft seats (see also "Seats")

drawers 79, 85-86, 88

Alcohol

drawers 81, 137

Automotive

 

            General

drawer 97

            Accidents

drawer 13

            Patents

drawer 13

            Rollovers

drawer 76

Aviation, miscellaneous files

drawer 97

Aviation accidents

 

            General

drawers 8, 13-14, 156, 165

           Accident reports

 

                        General

drawer 10

                        Australia, 1960-1972

drawer 66

                        Canada, 1966-1984

drawer 66

                        France

drawer 67

                        Japan

drawer 67

                        New Zealand

drawers 67-68

                        United Kingdom

drawer 67

                        United States

drawers 57-60, 65, 67

            Early aviation accidents

drawer 43

            Forms

drawer 14

Aviation bibliographies

drawers 16, 21

Aviation history

drawer 43

Aviation human factors

drawer 44

Aviation legal/product liability

drawer 50

Aviation regulations

 

            CAR

drawers 5, 6, 7

            FAR

drawers 6-7

Balloons

drawer 49

Beech aircraft

drawer 89

Bicycle helmets

drawers 1-2

Bicycles

drawer 81

Bird strikes

drawer 83

Cervical injury

drawers 98, 102-103

CO & O2

drawer 81

Collision injuries

drawer 14

Collisions

drawer 68

Crash cases

drawers 49, 155

Crashworthiness

 

           General crashworthiness

drawer 41

           Aircraft crashworthiness

drawers 16-20, 24-32, 37-39, 163-164

           Helicopter crashworthiness

drawers 4, 145-148, 153, 157-168

           Railroad crashworthiness

drawer 155

           Seats

drawer 12

Decompressing

drawer 81

Ditching

drawers 33-34, 81

Door latches

drawer 81

Drugs

drawer 81

Dust

drawer 83

Early crash references

drawer 89

Ejection

drawers 35-36, 41

Ejection and spinal injury

drawer 34

Emergency egress/emergency evacuation

drawers 34, 35, 36, 42

Escape

drawers 36, 41

Experimental safety vehicles

drawer 81

Experts (resumés)

drawer 21

Fatigue

drawer 81

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

 

            Advisory circulars, 1963-1976

drawer 51

            Crash tests (NASA/FAA tests)

drawers 8, 15

            Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM)

drawer 5

            Service Difficulty Reports

drawer 5

            Standards

drawer 6

Fire

drawer 41

Fire protection

drawers 42-43

Flailing

drawer 81

Flotation devices

drawer 81

Free falls

 

            General

drawers 149, 150, 151, 152

            Elevators

drawer 150

            German War Department (World War II)

drawer 151

            Golden Gate Bridge

drawer 151

            Suicide

drawers 150-151

Future transport technology concepts

drawer 43

Fuel tanks

drawer 41

General aviation aircraft shipments

drawer 14

Head injury and protection; helmets

drawers 1-2

Human factors

drawer 44

Hypoxia

drawer 81

Impact

 

            General

drawers 1-2, 16, 73, 97

            Child impact

drawer 89

            Impact and human deceleration, tolerance and protection

drawers 109-112, 117-120, 125-128, 133-136, 141-144

            Impact injury

 

                        General

drawer 92

                        Facial impact

drawer 101

                        Female impact

drawer 101

                        Laryngeal impact

drawer 101

                        Pregnant impact studies

drawer 101

                        Severity scales

drawer 101

                        Side impact

drawer 101

            Railroad (impact design)

drawer 104

Incapacitation

drawer 49

Inflight explosions/failures

drawer 49

Injury codes

drawer 14

Lighter than air injuries

drawer 49

Lockerbie/Pan Am 103 case

drawer 90

Manpowered aircraft

drawer 68

Manuals

drawer 68

Math modeling

drawer 73

Midair collisions

drawer 68

Military standards and specifications

drawers 5-6

Motorcycle helmets

drawers 1-2

NASA/FAA crash tests

drawers 8, 15

National Transportation Safety Board

 

            Air carrier reports

drawer 57

            Briefs, general aviation, 1971-1978

drawers 57-58

            Hazardous materials special studies, 1979-1982

drawer 57

            Highway

drawer 67

            Marine

drawer 67

            Preliminary reports

drawer 57

            Reports, 1971-1989

drawers 57-60, 65

            Safety recommendations

drawers 57, 59

            Special reports

drawer 65

            Special studies

drawers 52, 59, 60

Noise and voice communication

drawers 74-75

Ozone

drawer 81

Pan Am 103 Lockerbie case

drawer 90

Panel displays

drawer 49

Passenger briefing cards

drawer 75

Pathology

drawers 74-75

Pedestrian trauma

drawers 74-75

Product liability

drawer 50

Propeller strike

drawer 83

Protection and survival

drawer 21

Railroad

 

            General

drawers 104, 137

            Accidents

drawers 104, 138

            Cab design

drawer 104

            Crashworthiness

drawer 155

            Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)

drawers 104, 138

            Impact design

drawer 104

            Legal cases

drawers 104, 138

            Restraint

drawer 138

            Seats

drawers 104, 138, 155

Restraint

 

            General

drawers 1-2, 12, 23, 73

            Airbags (airbag restraint)

drawers 72, 77-78, 154

            Aircraft restraint

drawers 11, 40, 45-48, 53-54

            Automotive restraint

drawers 1, 3, 55-56, 61-62, 87

            Child restraint

drawers 9, 63-64, 69-70

            Experimental restraint

drawer 137

            Railroad restraint

drawer 138

            Restraint injuries

drawers 71, 88, 154

            Shoulder harness design

drawers 99-100

Rollover and rollover protective structures (ROPS)

drawer 137

Society of Automotive Engineers, Aerospace Recommended Practices (ARP)

drawer 7

Seats

 

            General

drawers 12-13, 23, 41, 79, 85-86, 88

            Railroad

drawers 138, 155

Smoke hoods

drawer 82

Spacecraft

drawer 41

Spinal injuries

drawer 102

Stall-spin accidents

drawer 83

Standards

drawers 5, 6, 7, 12

Steering wheel injury

drawer 83

Supersonic transport (SST); Concorde

drawer 83

Survival

drawer 33

Test films (summaries)

drawer 21

Toxicology

drawers 74-75, 81

Truck studies

drawer 83

Tumbling

drawer 83

Turbulence

drawers 83-84

Ultra lights

drawer 84

University of Michigan general aviation investigation studies, 1966-1971

drawer 59

University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI)

drawer 95

Vertigo

drawer 84

Vibration

drawer 84

Whiplash cervical injury

drawer 103

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