a. Paul Vance collection

Museum Receives Portion of A. Paul Vance Memorabilia Collection

The Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum recently received a large portion of the vast array of memorabilia from the life of renowned aviator and aerospace advocate, the Late A. Paul Vance of Fredericktown, MO.  Mr. Vance’s estate generously donated historically significant items to the Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum and the Missouri Historical Society for future preservation and display to honor his legacy.

For more information on Mr. Vance, and the dedication of  A. Paul Vance Fredericktown Regional Airport, please visit http://aeroexperience.blogspot.com/2011/08/paul-vance-fredericktown-regional.html.

Below are some views of the museum staff preparing items from the collection for transport from Fredericktown: