Query: Jet propulsion
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Publications Collection
Creators:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory. University of California.
Dates:
1947-1980
bulk 1960-1974
Size:
32 Cubic feet (71 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0612
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of publications issued by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory documenting JPL's work in jet and rocket propulsion, launch vehicle development, and planetary reconnaissance. Most of the material relates to work performed under NASA auspices, but significant material from Army- and Air Force-related research is also included.

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Aerojet Experimental Liquid Propellant Jet Units Flight Test Scrapbook
Dates:
bulk 1942-1943
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0844
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a scrapbook containing 44 black and white photographs of various sizes as well as four typewritten pages describing the photographs and the flight tests they depict. Photographs are divided into five "exhibits." Exhibit I is noted to be the solid propellant jet unit. Exhibit II depicts flight …

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Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) Ballistic Missile Technical Report Collection
Creators:
Stewart, John L.
Dates:
1949-1951
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of a set of three volumes of reports pertaining to the design and construction of guidance and related apparatus for the Army's Corporal, Sergeant, and Hermes projects. The reports contain detailed technical information accompanied by calculations, graphs, drawings, and some photographs (in volume 2). The three volumes are …

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Rocket Society Publications (Elder Collection)
Creators:
Elder, Henry G.
Dates:
1945-1960
bulk 1953-1957
Size:
0.55 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0182
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of pamphlets, bulletins, reports, and meeting notices from the ARS, RRS, and other rocket societies, compiled by Henry G. Elder.

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Voyager Data Management Handbook
Creators:
California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Lab
Dates:
August 1967
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (One legal folder.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2022.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This is the NASA Voyager Data Management Handbook, August 1967, that was produced for the use of all activities supporting the Voyager Project.

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Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) Drawings
Creators:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.)
United States. National Imagery and Mapping Agency. Geodesy & Geophysics
Dates:
1999
Size:
0.79 Cubic feet (Two letter boxes.)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0051
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings, inspection report sheets, and a manual relating to the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission.

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Ray L. Newburn Collection
Creators:
Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.)
Dates:
[ca. 1950s-1960s]
Size:
1.8 Cubic feet ((4 legal document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of publications and memoranda from JPL relating to Newburn's work with the Laboratory, as well as correspondence with colleagues, including Marcia Neugebauer and H.C. Urey.

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J. C. B. Tinling/Power Jets, Inc. Collection
Creators:
Power Jets, Ltd.
Dates:
1930-1987
bulk [ca. 1930s-1940s]
Size:
0.9 Cubic feet ((2 legal document boxes) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0032
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of corporate records, magazine articles, photographs and a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings on Power Jets, Ltd. Most of the material in the collection also relates to Frank Whittle and his accomplishments. Included are some of Whittle's writings and the agreements he signed for Power Jets.

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Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm
Dates:
1945-1946
Size:
7 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0408
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Collection of microfilmed translations of captured German documents mainly relating to supersonic research, swept-back wings, jet-propulsion, patents, explosives, ballistics, missiles, compressors, and other aeronautical subjects.

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Hans von Ohain Collection
Creators:
von Ohain, Hans
Dates:
[ca. 1930s-1980s]
Size:
20.03 Cubic feet ((17 records center boxes) (1 flatbox) (3 tubes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection documents Hans von Ohain's professional career in propulsion. While there is documentation on both his work in Germany and the United States, the majority of the collection covers his career in the latter -- especially his positions at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The following types of material are included …

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