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Creators:
American Astronautical Society
Dates:
1953-1977
Size:
13.08 Cubic Feet ((12 records center boxes))
12.48 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0163
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of records of officers and boards, organizational sections and subsections, and national meetings and symposia; membership and publication records; and miscellaneous business records of the Society. Also included is material gathered to write a history of the organization.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Astronautics
Dates:
1965-1984, with materials dating from circa 1953
Size:
32 cu. ft. (64 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 398
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection deals chiefly with Durant's tenure as Assistant Director for Astronautics at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Perhaps the single topic of greatest interest is the effort to obtain a building for NASM, which was accomplished on July 1, 1976, when the new museum opened. A parallel theme concerns the drive to plan and com...

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Creators:
McDonnell Douglas Corp. McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co
Dates:
1970-1974
Size:
1.53 Cubic feet ((1 records center box) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0090
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of McDonnell-Douglas Astronautics Co. documents relating to the construction of NASA's Skylab Orbital Workshop in 1970-1972. It contains still photographs covering the construction of the vehicle and its transportation to Kennedy Space Center, Florida, which were submitted to NASA every month during the project. Also includ...

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Dates:
bulk 1960s
Size:
0.37 Cubic Feet ((2 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists .37 cubic feet of the following items: a binder (divided into three folders) of Apollo program astronaut photographs (some autographed) as well as philately, a patch, and documentation relating to Apollo 15; material relating to the Apollo 8 launch including photographs, invitation, and viewing stand pass; a volvelle, "Apol...

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United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences
Dates:
1959-1968
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0205
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of published transcripts of hearings before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Science and Astronautics and the United States Senate Committee on Aeronautics and Space Science. The hearings deal with a wide variety of topics including appropriations for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration,...

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Dates:
bulk 1969
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0044
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two color snapshots of the Mobile Quarantine Facility (MQF) being transported from Pearl Harbor to Hickam Air Force Base. One of the photographs shows the astronauts looking through the MQF window and the other shows the MQF being transported with three girls running behind.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1990-1991
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of laserdisc versions of films produced for the National Air and Space Museum. The laserdisc versions were created by Lumivision Corporation from existing IMAX Corporation films. "To Fly!" celebrates the fulfillment of man's ancient dream of flight, chronicling man's successful attempt to overcome time and distance ...

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Creators:
John F. Kennedy Space Center
Dates:
bulk 1974-2002
Size:
17.44 Cubic Feet (16 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0042
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately sixteen cubic feet of Kennedy Space Center press release photographs, both black and white and color. Most of the photography is concerned with the Space Shuttle missions, and includes imagery of the following: astronauts, including official portraits; astronaut training; launch preparations; shuttle launch...

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Creators:
United Space Alliance
Dates:
bulk 1985-2010
Size:
6.85 Cubic Feet ((18 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 6.85 cubic feet of Space Shuttle training manuals, handbooks and workbooks published by NASA for the training of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle Program, 1985-2010. The manuals were used by Ray Jenkins, who trained astronaut candidates and crews at both Johnson Space Center and Kennedy Space Center.

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920-1979
Size:
41.04 Cubic Feet (114 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0125
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Science Service was founded in 1921 by newspaper publisher Edward Willis Scripps (1854-1926) and the zoologist William Emerson Ritter (1856-1944) as a news service for the purpose of disseminating information on scientific progress to the public, and to "present facts in readable and interesting form." The Science Service Astronomy and Astronautics files in the National Air and Space Archives consists of papers, news releases, articles, newspaper and magazine clippings, and technical papers pertaining mainly to astronomy and astronautics and dating from the late 1920s through the early 1970s.

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