Research & Learn

Fay Gillis Wells Research Center

About the Museum's Resources

The museum’s collection includes artifacts, photographs, articles, textiles, art work and paper items relating to the history of women in aviation and space. Thanks to the 2022 grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the museum is working to make our collections more widely accessible. To check out just some of our digitized collection, visit our Omeka online database to get started! Click here to learn more.

Research Assistance

The Fay Gillis Wells Research Center is an excellent resource if you are conducting research on women in air & space. Click above for more information about the center.

Have a topic that you're researching? Let us help you! Send us your research request by visiting our online database by clicking here.

Things to consider:

  • What subject/person/event are you researching?
  • Are you a student, professional, genealogist, journalist, etc.?
  • Tell us a little about your project. Is your research for a family history/genealogy, newspaper/magazine article, personal interest, book, dissertation, etc.?

The more information you can share about your project, the better we can assist you. You can also send requests via email to Please include your name, email address or phone number, and preferred method of contact.