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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Sponsored Programs and Procurement Department
Dates:
2003-2012
Size:
23 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-360
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the awarding of funding by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). These records relate to the Chandra X-Ray Center and were maintained by the Subawards/Grant Awards Section. Materials include correspondence, proposals, amendments, reports, reviews, revisions, agreements, checklists, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2007-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites associated with the Chandra X-ray Observatory, operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory for the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The website developed for the general public was crawled on December 20, 2016. It includes information about the telescope and its mis...

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Creators:
Fredriksson, Kurt
Dates:
1945-1991
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of materials created and maintained by Kurt Fredriksson, Curator and Geochemist with the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Meteorites. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence as well as one folder of his research on early National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) space vehicles and ...

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Creators:
Goodyear Aerospace Corporation
Dates:
bulk 1978-1986
Size:
1.8 Cubic Feet ((5 letter boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2006.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of two cubic feet of documentation (from 1978-1986) on the Massively Parallel Processor (MPP), including the following: Goodyear Aerospace Corporation reports, internal memorandums, project notes, correspondence, diagrams, a handwritten manuscript of a MPP manual, and progress reports.

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Creators:
Chesapeake Research Consortium
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7451
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:
Grumman Aerospace Corporation
Dates:
bulk 1970
Size:
0.23 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1145
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one preliminary copy of the Apollo 15 Lunar Module LM-10 Flight Controller Systems Handbook, which consists mostly of tables and drawings. This preliminary copy was used in-house but is incomplete as it lacks Section 7 (EMU), Section 13 (Lunar Surface Equipment), and some of the Section 3 drawings are incomplete.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1949-1964
Size:
42.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 50
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document part of the secretarial administration of Alexander Wetmore and the whole of Leonard Carmichael's tenure. During this period the Smithsonian's capacity to carry out research in its traditional scientific disciplines was substantially strengthened. At the same time the Institution was able to invest much more effort ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Central Engineering Dept
Dates:
1992-1996
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a continuation of materials from Accessions 05-007, 05-075, and 06-075. Records include drawings for various components of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Chandra X-Ray Observatory (formerly the Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility or AXAF). Materials include lists, forms, and drawings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
circa 1959-1971
Size:
44.86 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 304
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of films of meteors detected by the radar system at Havana, Illinois, circa 1960-1970; computer printouts containing data on meteors observed, circa 1966-1971; and computer tapes, circa 1965-1970.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website and mobile website for the Chandra X-ray Center as they existed on October 29, 2012 and on December 18, 2012. The Center is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory for the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The website includes information about the telescope and ...

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