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Creators:
Bertelsen, William
Dates:
1957-1994
bulk 1960-1980
Size:
4.68 cubic feet ( 13 letter-size document boxes, 1 VHS tape.)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0013
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Air Cushion Vehicles Collection consists of materials gathered by William R. Bertelsen and it highlights his interest in, and contributions to, the development of Air Cushion Vehicles (ACVs). The bulk of the collection covers the span between 1960 and 1980, but materials before and after those dates are also present. The collection includes photographs, brochures, reports and proceedings, and a videotape on the topic of ACVs. Bertelsen's notebooks, documenting his research and development of air cushion technologies, constitute the majority of the collection.

Creators:
Elms, James C., 1916-
Dates:
1959-1980
Size:
3.5 cubic feet ((10 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0047
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of speeches, papers, notes, newspaper articles and records on Elms' career, including the following areas: Transportation System Center; Electronics Research Center; Manned Space Station; Space Shuttle; Space Systems Committee; Gemini Mission Review Board; and Hearings on space topics.

Creators:
Brownstein, Herb
Dates:
1939-1943
Size:
1 cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Swoose: Odyssey of a B-17 Collection consists of materials collected during research by Herbert Brownstein, the author.

Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
Ongoing
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.F
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Technical Reference Files comprise an artificial collection that currently contains 1,900 cubic feet of aviation and space related materials, organized in 22 subject series. File materials include photographs, press releases, clippings, correspondence, reports, and brochures, on individuals, organizations, events, and objects.

Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.
Dates:
Ongoing
Size:
Ongoing
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.J
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The Technical Reference Files comprise an artificial collection that currently contains 1,900 cubic feet of aviation and space related materials, organized in 22 subject series. File materials include photographs, press releases, clippings, correspondence, reports, and brochures, on individuals, organizations, events, and objects.

Creators:
Ehricke, Krafft, 1917-1984
Dates:
1949-1984
Size:
124.9 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection is composed of Krafft Ehricke’s files including Ehricke’s published and unpublished papers as well as papers and works by others that Ehricke gathered, presumably as reference material.

Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
1981-1991
Size:
3.59 cubic feet ((19 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The collection consists of the transcripts for the Space Astronomy Oral History Project (SAOHP), which examined the early use of rockets and satellites to study the upper atmosphere and space for the period 1946 through the early 1960s. This project constitutes one of several oral history projects conducted within the Department of Space History, NASM. The principal investigator for the SAOHP was David H. DeVorkin, and the interview set contains 225 hours of interviews with 56 individuals. The central thread of this collection is how the availability of new technologies for research, first the rocket and later satellites, helped to create a new social matrix for research. The following were interviewed: Jules Aaron; Ball Brothers; William Baum, William Behring; Jay Bergstrahl; Richard Bleach; William Brunk; Arthur Code; Jerry Conner; Frank Drake; William Fastie; Lorence Fraser; Herbert Friedman; Phyllis Frier; Robert Frosch; George Gianoplis; Thomas Gold; Leo Goldberg; Martin Harwit; Ralph Havens; Albert Hibbs; Noel Hinners; Hans Hinteregger; Charles Johnson; Francis Johnson; Adolph Jursa; Henry Kondracki; Ernst Krause; Alfred Nier; Gerry Neugebauer; Werner Neupert; Ray Newburn; Gordon Newkirk; Edward Ney; Charles O'Dell; William Pickering; Richard Porter; James Purcell; William Rense;Walter Roberts; Nancy Roman; Milton Rosen; Dan Scheiderman; Ronald Schorn; Martin Schwarzschild; Richard Silberstein; John Simpson; Lyman Spitzer; Kaj Strand; Nelson Spencer; John Strong; Gerald Tape; Clyde Tombaugh; Richard Tousey; Mona Tycz; James Van Allen; Gerald Wasserburg; James Webb; James Westphal; Charles Whitsett; Fred Wilshusen; and George Withbroe.

Creators:
Collins, Martin
Dates:
1985-1990
Size:
3.01 cubic feet (16 boxes )
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0036
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the transcripts for the Glennen-Webb-Seamans Project (GWS), which examines various aspects of NASA management practices during the Apollo program. This project constitutes one of several oral history projects conducted within the Department of Space History, NASM. The principal investigator for the GWS was Martin Collins and the interview set contains 193 hours of interviews with 22 individuals. The central thread of this collection was the problem of configuring new political relations among the space sciences and sponsors. The following individuals were interviewed: J. Leland Atwood; Delmer Bradshaw; James Burnett; Paul Demitriades; Edward Doll; Peter Downey; Brian Duff; James Elms; James Fletcher; Robert Gilruth; T. Keith Glennan; Donald Jacobs; Ruben Mettler; Mark Miller; George Mueller; Samuel Phillips; Simon Ramo; Robert Seamans; Willis Shapley; Abe Silverstein; David Soergel; Harrison Storms; James Webb; Thorton Wilson; and Herbert York.

Creators:
Porter, Richard W. (Richard William), 1913-1996
Dates:
circa 1930s-1980
Size:
6.54 cubic feet ((6 records center boxes) )
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of six feet of material documenting Porter's many scientific contributions. The following types of material are included: photographs, lecture notes, correspondence, trip notes, newspaper clippings, symposium programs, papers, and periodicals, circa 1930s-1980s.

Creators:
Collins, Martin
Dates:
1985-1990
Size:
3.27 cubic feet ((3 records center boxes) )
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This project constitutes one of several oral history projects conducted within the Department of Space History, NASM. The principal investigator for this project was Martin Collins and the following individuals were interviewed: Bruno Augenstein; Robert Bacher (with Lee DuBridge); Edward Barlow; Robert Belzer; Paul Blasingame; Edward Bowles; Frank Collbohm; Merton Davies; Richard Frick; Lawrence Henderson; Charles Hitch; Amrom Katz; Scott King; Burt Klein; David Novick; Malcolm Palmatier; Ernst Plessett; Edward Quade; Arthur Raymond; Ben Rumph; Robert Salter; Bernard Schriever; Gustave Shubert; Robert Specht; Hans Speier; George Tanham; Crawford Thompson; and Albert Wohlstetter.

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