Space Race Scrapbooks

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0029
Creators:
Enkenhus, Kurt
Dates:
1957-1961
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.88 Cubic feet
(4 flatboxes)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of ten scrapbooks created by Dr. Kurt Enkenhus, who was director of the Aerodynamics Department at the Naval Ordnance Lab and a Professor at the von Karmen Institute, Brussels, Belgium. The scrapbooks, containing newspaper and magazine articles from a variety of American sources, document the space race between the Soviet Union and the United States. The scrapbooks also contain a small amount of articles on general US foreign policy and domestic issues.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
John Anderson, Aero, gift, 1999, 1999-0029, unknown

General
General
NASMrev

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Astronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Astronautics and state Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cold War Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manned space flight Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Outer space -- Exploration -- Soviet Union Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Outer space -- Exploration -- United States Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
NASMRefDesk@si.edu
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