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NASM.2017.0028
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'PROJECT MERCURY Pre-space Flight Feeding Program.' Twenty-five-page summary of a Project Mercury astronaut's meal plan 96 hours prior to a space mission. The report includes information on a low-residue diet, menus prior to take-off, meal preparation procedures (recipes), market orders for low-residue menus, and a calculated nutritional analysis. ...

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Creators:
Burchfield, Delmas D. "Del", 1926-2016
Dates:
1960s and undated
Size:
0.01 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2022.0015
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Project Mercury was the United States' first human spaceflight program. Delmas D. "Del" Burchfield (1926-2016) was an engineer at McDonnell Aircraft Corporation who in 1959 was put in charge of the Outside Production Quality Program monitoring all vendors and subcontractors working on Project Mercury. This collection consists of a signed 11 by 8.5 inch black and white photograph of the seven Project Mercury astronauts, two smaller black and white photographs of Delmas D. "Del" Burchfield taken in the 1960s, and several pages from a handwritten memoir by Burchfield in which he describes his experiences working on Project Mercury and with the astronauts.

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bulk 1961-1964
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1.68 Cubic feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following manuals, many of which are annotated by Captain Carl E. Pruett, MC USN: MR-3 post-flight debriefing of Alan B. Shepard, Jr.; Project Mercury Familiarization Manuals (3 manuals); Project Flight Controller Handbook; Operations Plan: Bioastronautic Support for Project Mercury; Project Mercury Familiarization M...

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NASM.1997.0014
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NASM.1997.0014
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