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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Division of Space History
Dates:
[ca. 1000-1960]
bulk [ca. 1940-1960]
Size:
15.26 Cubic feet ((14 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a compilation of various reports, journals, letters, and books on three main subjects: early artillery, rockets, and space technology. The early artillery history is covered by manuscripts and reports from the Middle Ages to the mid-19th century. The collection then covers rocket development in Russia, Germany, England, the Unite...

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Creators:
North American Rockwell Corp
Dates:
1968
Size:
0.04 Cubic feet (One 16mm film.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This 16mm film describes possible Apollo Service Module applications in a post—Project Apollo era, 1968.

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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:
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:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1981-2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Allan A. Needell, Curator, Space History Division, documenting a variety of curatorial matters, projects, and professional activities. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, policies, meeting materials, and related materials. Prior to 1987, the unit was known as t...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1980-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-153
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of name files maintained by Allan A. Needell, Curator. Individuals represented in the files consist of space history experts, fellows, and interns. Some files contain only biographical information, manuscripts, or copies of articles; some files also contain correspondence and enclosures.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Space History
Dates:
circa 1969-1975
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes the records of Louis R. Purnell, Curator of the Department of Space History, National Air and Space Museum (NASM). The records consist of correspondence, scripts, and photographs documenting a proposed exhibition on space suits.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1983, 1998-2008
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning process for developing new exhibitions and upgrading existing galleries. This accession also documents plans for the display of objects and development of themed kiosks at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. The majority of the records were created by Michael J. Neufeld, Curator in ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1963-2007
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-208
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Frank H. Winter, Curator of Rocketry, 1980-2007, documenting a variety of topics including exhibitions, acquisitions, professional activities, and research. Prior to his tenure as Curator, Winter held various posts at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Materials include c...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1984-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-207
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Frank H. Winter, Curator of Rocketry, 1980-2007, with museum staff, professional colleagues, and the public. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence and memoranda and accompanying attachments.

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