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Creators:
Peck, M. Edward
Dates:
1944-1957
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((1 scrapbook))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0585
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains one hundred fifty-six news articles from sixteen different newspapers all pertaining to early rocketry and space exploration. The majority of articles are from wire news services. The following newspapers are represented in this scrapbook: Burlington Daily Times-News (BDTN), Chicago Daily News (CDN), Cincinnati Enquirer (CE...

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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:
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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Dates:
1969
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0007
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Apollo program began as part of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) long-term plan for lunar exploration. Dr. Donald R. Maitzen worked with NASA's Flight Planning Branch as the Task Manager for On-Board Data for Apollo 11. This collection consists of material pertaining to the Apollo program inlcuding correspondence, photographs, and publications.

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Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Imagining Spacewalks" Tumblr blog as it existed on April 8, 2015. The blog was inspired by the National Air and Space Museum's exhibition "Outside the Spacecraft: 50 Years of Extra-Vehicular Activity." The blog allows users to submit images, artifacts, and stories that celebrate the rich history of humans ventur...

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Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-272
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Imagining Spacewalks" Tumblr blog as it existed on April 14, 2017. The blog was inspired by the National Air and Space Museum's exhibition "Outside the Spacecraft: 50 Years of Extra-Vehicular Activity." The blog allows users to submit images, artifacts, and stories that celebrate the rich history of humans ventu...

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Creators:
Glenn, John Herschel, Jr., 1921-2016
Dates:
January 15, 1964
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0005
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a letter written by John Herschel Glenn, Jr. to Tim Jones, dated January 15, 1964. In the letter, which is on Glenn's National Aeronautics and Space Administration letterhead, Glenn discusses his thoughts on faith both during his orbital flight as well as in a general sense.

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Creators:
Desind, Herbert Stephen.
Dates:
1950-1992
Size:
109 Cubic feet (305 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of 109 cubic feet of material, primarily photographs with some additional documentation, covering aerospace topics. The bulk of the material relates to US space exploration, including extensive photo files on US manned missions through the Space Shuttle, and satellite and sounding rocket work. The first series consists of unmanned spacecraft material, the second series consists of manned spacecraft material, and the third series consists of aircraft material.

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Creators:
Little, John
Dates:
2012, 2014
Size:
0.02 Cubic feet (1 oversized folder)
17.02 Megabytes (4 digital image files)
Collection ID:
NASM.2019.0008
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of five images taken by John Little of Space Shuttle Discovery (OV-103) mounted atop the Boeing Model 747-100 NASA Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) (NASA 905) in flight over Washington, D. C. prior to delivery to the Smithsonian. The collection also contains one additional digital photograph taken by John Little in 2014 which shows an Air France Airbus A380 in low flight over Dulles International Airport.

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Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1961
Size:
0.22 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On November 29, 1961, the chimpanzee Enos made two orbits for the Mercury MA-5 mission. MA-5 was the first orbital mission by an American primate. This collection consists of the telemetry scroll showing Enos' vital signs during the flight including heart rate, blood pressure, and respiration.

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