Query: Von Braun, Wernher, 1912-1977
Peenemunde Document Collection
Creators:
Peenemunde Research and Development Station
Dates:
1941-1944
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0083
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Peenemunde documents, including the following: memorandums, correspondence, telegrams, and reports. These documents are in German, and some of the documents have signatures of General Dornberger, Wernher von Braun, and Hermann Oberth. This collection also contains a few translated documents from the Wright Field Collection.

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Hermann Oberth Collection
Creators:
Oberth, Hermann, 1894-1989
Dates:
1923, 1955-1959
bulk 1958-1959
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0091
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material in German and English documenting Oberth's life and career in the field of astronautics. The information includes six photographs, an article written by him for Space Journal, correspondence between Dr. Oberth and the donor Anton Palmai, and four books, three of which are in German …

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Kitchen Explorer I Cookbook
Creators:
Redstone Officers Wives Club
Dates:
bulk 1950s
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0045
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a cookbook produced by the Redstone Officers Wives Club entitled, Kitchen Explorer I.

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General Electric Company Space Materials [Lathrop]
Creators:
Lathrop, Paul Alan,, 1921-2002
Dates:
bulk 1959-1972
Size:
0.69 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.69 cubic feet of material relating to General Electric's involvement in the U.S. Space Program gathered by General Electric employee Paul A. Lathrop. Materials include newsletters from the company's Missile and Space Vehicle Department as well as other General Electric newsletters; technical reports and publications (including …

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V-2 Power Plant and Rocket Engine Drawings
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
1.09 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0089
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a complete set of production blueprints for the V-2 rocket powerplant and directly related accessories.

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Charles W. Chillson Collection
Creators:
Chillson, Charles W., 1910-
Dates:
1950-1956
Size:
3.12 Linear feet
3.5 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection largely documents Chillson's affiliation with the ARS, particularly his presidency in the early 1950s, and includes correspondence with ARS members, aerospace companies, and organizations such as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the British Interplanetary Society, the International Astronautical Federation, and the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences. There is also correspondence with Wernher von Braun and Esther C. Goddard. The collection also includes papers presented to or published by the ARS, some diagrams and photographs highlighting rocket plans or capabilities, and some pamphlets and articles on rockets.

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Richard Porter Papers
Creators:
Porter, Richard W. (Richard William), 1913-1996
Dates:
circa 1930s-1980
Size:
6.54 Cubic feet (6 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of six feet of material documenting Porter's many scientific contributions. The following types of material are included: photographs, lecture notes, correspondence, trip notes, newspaper clippings, symposium programs, papers, and periodicals, circa 1930s-1980s.

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Mercury Project Dietary and Nutritional Guidelines [McKay]
Creators:
McKay, Jean Kathleen Trainum, 1924-2016.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Whirlpool Corporation
Dates:
bulk 1951-2004
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0028
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Captain Jean Kathleen Trainum McKay (1924-2016) and her work as the dietitian for the Mercury Project including news clippings, press releases, writings by McKay, photographs, and a detailed pre-flight feeding plan.

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Krafft Arnold Ehricke Papers
Creators:
Ehricke, Krafft, 1917-1984
Dates:
1949-1984
Size:
124.9 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is composed of Krafft Ehricke's files including Ehricke's published and unpublished papers as well as papers and works by others that Ehricke gathered, presumably as reference material.

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Fairchild Industries, Inc. collection
Creators:
Fairchild Aircraft Corp
Dates:
1919-1980
Size:
277.95 Cubic feet (255 records center boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of historical files on FI, its predecessors, and subsidiaries. The material consists primarily of historical/public relations material, including photographs and brochures, but also includes significant amounts of business records for FEAC, Kreider-Reisner, Hiller, Republic, Ranger, Stratos, and Swearingen. The collection also documents Fairchild's joint ventures with Fokker, Pilatus, and other aircraft manufacturers. The material also includes an extensive negative collection as well as film and videotape libraries.

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