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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:
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:
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:
Smithsonian Enterprises
Dates:
2016-2018
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Air & Space magazine (Volume 31, Number 2 through Volume 32, Number 7), which is published bi-monthly by Smithsonian Enterprises and may occasionally include special issues. The magazine documents the world of aviation and space flight today, plus offers in-depth coverage about flight history, ...

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Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Space Science and Exploration Department
Dates:
1950-1974
bulk 1959-1974
Size:
13.08 Cubic feet ((12 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0154
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material gathered by the Space Science and Exploration Department, National Air and Space Museum, relating to the United States space program through the Skylab missions. The material consists of photos and reference material covering a wide variety of subjects, including space suits, food, lifting bodies, and other supp...

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Dates:
bulk 1969
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 tape))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0041
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of one 5.5 inch reel-to-reel tape recording some of the activities and voice communications of James McDivitt and Russell L. Schweickart during the test flight of the Apollo 9 Lunar Module Pilot in Earth Orbit. There is also a CD-R copy made by NASM staff.

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Creators:
Scerra, Joseph.
Dates:
bulk 1983
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0002
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of six images taken, by the donor, of the Space Shuttle Enterprise upon its visit to Washington Dulles Airport in June of 1983. The images include five prints with corresponding negatives and one print with a corresponding digital image scanned by NASM. Also included in the donation is a program (with copies) of the Nationa...

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Creators:
North American Rockwell Corp
Dates:
bulk 1960s-1970s
Size:
22 Cubic Feet ((22 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0031
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 22 cubic feet of manned space manuals from the Gemini, Apollo and Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) programs. The collection consists of reports, manuals and working papers, including mission reports, flight crew logs, and technical and crew debriefings.

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Dates:
1969
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0041
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a letter, in a commemorative postal cover, written by Ernest Frederick Fearn on board the USS Arlington while waiting for splashdown of Apollo 10. The collection also contains a color photograph of Fearn, in uniform, with his wife, Donna.

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Creators:
Vandenberg Air Force Base (Calif.)
Dates:
[ca. 1980s]
Size:
3.28 Cubic Feet ((3 records center boxes) (1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1992.0017
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 67 color prints, four brochures on SAC missile chronology and the Vandenberg program, 21 16 mm films, and 17 video tapes on the Vandenberg shuttle program. The prints include images of the facility during construction; the films include STS mission activity reports and post-flight press conferences.

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