Space Station Materials [Jefferson]

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0082
Creators:
Jefferson, Brad
Dates:
1986-1993
Languages:
English
.
Physical Description:
0.3 Cubic feet
1 folder and 2 map folders
Repository:
Space Station
Freedom
was a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) project that, although it was never brought to fruition as such, evolved into the International Space Station (ISS). This collection consists of approximately 0.18 cubic feet of material pertaining to Space Station
Freedom
including technical drawings; schematics; press and promotional materials; brochures; publications; and artists' renderings.
This collection is in English.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of approximately 0.18 cubic feet of material pertaining to Space Station
Freedom
including technical drawings; schematics; press and promotional materials; brochures; publications; and artists' renderings. Much of the material is produced by NASA, but some is from various companies including Boeing, Lockheed, Rockwell International, and Grumman.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is housed according to the size of materials.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Space Station
Freedom
was a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) project that, although it was never brought to fruition as such, evolved into the International Space Station (ISS). NASA began developing
Freedom
in the early 1980s and the project was announced in then-President Ronald Wilson Reagan's 1984 State of the Union address. Many of the design components of
Freedom
were later incorporated into the ISS. Brad Jefferson worked as a contractor on the Space Station
Freedom
project at NASA headquarters beginning in 1984, and later with the Grumman Integration Team at the project's headquarters in Reston, Virginia.

Administration
Processing Information
Arranged and described (2019) and encoded (2020) by Jessamyn Lloyd.
Author
Jessamyn Lloyd
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Brad Jefferson, Gift, 2018, NASM.2018.0082

Using the Collection
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.
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Preferred Citation
Space Station Materials [Jefferson], NASM.2018.0082, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Space stations Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Technical drawings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Press releases Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
NASMRefDesk@si.edu
https://airandspace.si.edu/archives