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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Satellite Tracking Program
Dates:
1955-1969
Size:
8.61 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 301
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of ten Baker-Nunn films taken at each Satellite Tracking Program station for each year from 1955 to 1969. A data sheet is included with each film.

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Creators:
Simons, Keneth A.
Dates:
circa 1957-1958
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Simons documenting his participation on the Moonwatch Team and the local publicity he received. Materials include a report on the Team's work, clippings, instructions for tracking satellites, tracking data, and audio recordings of satellites.

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Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1959-1970
Size:
5.45 Cubic feet ((5 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0199
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains documents pertaining to the Tiros/TOS/ESSA program. The material consists primarily of mission plans, engineering reports, and field operation procedures.

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Dates:
1976-1984 and undated
Size:
0.77 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.77 cubic feet of material, mostly training guides and manuals, that relate to either the Air Force Satellite Test Center (STC) or to the Space Shuttle program.

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Dates:
bulk 1975-1992
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0012
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
bulk 1965-1983
Size:
9.46 Cubic Feet ((8 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 8 cubic feet of documentation on the Baker-Nunn camera, including the following types of material: drawings, photographs, manuals and reports, and memorandums and correspondence

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Creators:
Contel Federal Systems, Fairfax, VA
Dates:
1976-1979
Size:
0.9 Cubic feet ((2 letter document boxes, 1 slim letter document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0046
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains TDRSS documentation from the years 1976 through 1979. Materials include: a Pricing Manual, a Program Acronym List, Program Space Segment Specifications, a Baseline Report, Project Plans, a Proposal Kickoff Package, the Proposal Preparation, a Test Plan, the Review Boards Notebook, a Shuttle User Draft, Contracts, a System D...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Satellite Tracking Program
Dates:
1953-1968
Size:
10.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 263
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Harner, Dick
Dates:
bulk 1973-1976
Size:
0.36 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0022
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two 8 by 10 inch green notebooks, which chart the construction of the International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Satellite. Book one records from October 1, 1973 until September 16, 1974. Book two records from September 17, 1974 until January 9, 1976. The books contain black and white photographs with related notations.

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Creators:
Stewart, Homer
Dates:
1955-1958
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes Stewart's accumulated files covering the Committee's activities from Fall 1955 until its termination in May 1958, after the launch of the first US satellite. These papers give useful insights into the secret deliberations on the progress of selecting the Vanguard proposal and highlights the considerable problems of that sat...

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