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Alfred W. Lawson Collection
Creators:
Lawson, Alfred W. (Alfred William), 1869-1954
Dates:
[ca. 1920s-1940s]
Size:
1.33 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box) (1 flatbox) (1 oversized folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0046
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following secondary source material relating to Alfred Lawson: photographs, newspaper and magazine articles, biographical information, advertisements, and his published writings. There are also some large broadsides relating to his lectures on Lawsonomy.

"Stalking the U-boat" Research Collection
Creators:
Schoenfeld, Maxwell Philip, 1936-
Dates:
1940-1944
Size:
9.81 Cubic feet ((9 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of formerly classified reports, minutes and correspondence gathered by Max Schoenfeld for his research. This collection also contains some secondary source material copied from books. There is no original material in this collection, only copies.

Growing Up With Rockets Collection
Creators:
Vanguard Productions
Yasecko, Nancy
Dates:
1957-2011
bulk 1980-1990
Size:
13 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
86 Sound tape reels (5" Open Reels)
2 Videodiscs (DVD) (Total runtime of 1:13:21)
43 Video recordings (Total runtime of 33:14:55)
1 Electronic discs (CD)
25 Sound cassettes
145 Film reels (143 16mm film reels - runtime of 40:24:65 2 35mm film reels - runtime of 58:23)
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The documentary film Growing Up With Rockets, produced by Vanguard Productions and Nancy Yasecko and released in 1984, is the story and personal reminiscences of the children, now grown, of those who worked at Cape Canaveral. The film discusses the Bumper Project (using captured V-2 missiles after World War II); Sputnik; the Cuban Missile Crisis; the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs; and ends with the first flight of Space Shuttle Columbia (OV-102) in 1981. Nancy Yasecko offers first person commentary with rare archival film, newsreels, excerpts from NASA promotional films, home movies and contemporary footage. In 1990, under the auspices of Citizen Exchange Council (CEC), a NY-based Soviet-American exchange organization, Growing Up With Rockets was included in the American Documentary Showcase. The Showcase was the first uncensored collection of American documentary films ever to reach general audiences across the USSR.

Ranger Program / Agena Rocket Vehicles Collection
Dates:
bulk 1960-1966
Size:
0.36 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to the Agena Rocket Vehicles portion of the Ranger Program gathered by John Campbell, former Lockheed Missiles and Space employee, 1960-1966. The following types of material are included: a Lockheed internal publication and memos; eight by ten inch, mostly black and white, Jet Propulsion Laboratory …

Abrams Explorer Drawings [Cleary]
Creators:
Abrams Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1938-1940
Size:
0.31 Cubic feet (Two oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0080
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of six Abrams Explorer drawings, 1938-1940.

Skylab Drawing [Snyder]
Creators:
Martin Marietta Corporation
Dates:
March 17, 1970
Size:
0.06 Cubic feet (1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Skylab was a crewed space station launched into Earth orbit by the United States in May 1973. This collection consists of one cutaway drawing of Skylab that measures approximately 17.5 by 31 inches. It is dated March 17, 1970 and was drawn by Don Brown and Stan Partyka at Martin Marietta Corporation, Denver, Colorado.

This collection is in English.

Lynn V. Blankman Collection
Creators:
Blankman, Lynn V.
Dates:
1906-1959
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
0.21 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0088
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of photographs and newspaper clippings chronicling Blankman's exploits in the aviation field. Included are photographs of Roy Francis, as well as other early pioneer aviators; photographs of aircraft including Sikorsky, Curtiss, Martin, Savoia-Marchetti; photographs of a 1930s trip to Alaska in a Sikorsky S-38; and photographs of family …

James C. Elms 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

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.

Stratoscope II Collection
Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
1963-1970
Size:
1.54 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box) (1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0069
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material documenting the development of the Stratoscope II. Included are the following types of material: photographs, financial reports, annual reports, test notes, minutes from internal meetings, correspondence, test plans, flight procedures and tests, record books, slides, and flight schedules.

Apollo Mission Reports [NASA]
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1965-1968
Size:
1.58 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box) (3 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 37 NASA reports relating to the Apollo Space Missions. The reports cover the time period from AS-201, a Saturn 1B launch in February 1966 to Apollo 4 (AS-501), a Saturn V launch in April 1966. The following types of reports are included: engineering summaries; mission reports; test reports; guidance and navigational …