Query: Satellites
Salon International de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace and Gas Dynamics Laboratory Museum Photographs
Dates:
bulk 1975
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0843
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 16 black and white 8 x 10 inch photographs. Six photographs are from the 1975 Salon International de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace and are captioned on the reverse and include various views of the Salyut spacecraft and its telescopes, the Soyuz spacecraft and its propulsion system. Ten photographs are undated …

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This collection is composed of Krafft Ehricke's files including Ehricke's published and unpublished papers as well as papers and works by others that Ehricke gathered, presumably as reference material.

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
1964-1967
Size:
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Radio Meteor Project records, containing OGO (Orbiting Geophysical Observatory) satellite data in the form of computer printouts.

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
1964-1968
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Radio Meteor Project records, containing OGO (Orbiting Geophysical Observatory) satellite data in the form of computer printouts.

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
1968
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Radio Meteor Project records, containing OGO (Orbiting Geophysical Observatory) satellite data in the form of computer printouts.

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
1967-1969
Size:
19.5 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-153
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Radio Meteor Project records, containing OGO (Orbiting Geophysical Observatory) satellite data in the form of computer printouts.

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Space Astronomy Oral History Project
Creators:
DeVorkin, David H., 1944-
Dates:
1981-1991
Size:
3.59 Cubic feet (19 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0034
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The collection consists of the transcripts for the Space Astronomy Oral History Project (SAOHP), which examined the early use of rockets and satellites to study the upper atmosphere and space for the period 1946 through the early 1960s. This project constitutes one of several oral history projects conducted within the Department of Space History, NASM. The principal investigator for the SAOHP was David H. DeVorkin, and the interview set contains 225 hours of interviews with 56 individuals. The central thread of this collection is how the availability of new technologies for research, first the rocket and later satellites, helped to create a new social matrix for research. The following were interviewed: Jules Aaron; Ball Brothers; William Baum, William Behring; Jay Bergstrahl; Richard Bleach; William Brunk; Arthur Code; Jerry Conner; Frank Drake; William Fastie; Lorence Fraser; Herbert Friedman; Phyllis Frier; Robert Frosch; George Gianoplis; Thomas Gold; Leo Goldberg; Martin Harwit; Ralph Havens; Albert Hibbs; Noel Hinners; Hans Hinteregger; Charles Johnson; Francis Johnson; Adolph Jursa; Henry Kondracki; Ernst Krause; Alfred Nier; Gerry Neugebauer; Werner Neupert; Ray Newburn; Gordon Newkirk; Edward Ney; Charles O'Dell; William Pickering; Richard Porter; James Purcell; William Rense;Walter Roberts; Nancy Roman; Milton Rosen; Dan Scheiderman; Ronald Schorn; Martin Schwarzschild; Richard Silberstein; John Simpson; Lyman Spitzer; Kaj Strand; Nelson Spencer; John Strong; Gerald Tape; Clyde Tombaugh; Richard Tousey; Mona Tycz; James Van Allen; Gerald Wasserburg; James Webb; James Westphal; Charles Whitsett; Fred Wilshusen; and George Withbroe.

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Magellan Systems Corporation GPS Records
Creators:
Magellan GPS
Dates:
1978-2005
bulk 1986-1998
Size:
12 Cubic feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1214
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Magellan Systems Corporation Records document various aspects of the development of several different Magellan GPS devices through engineering, research, design, manufacturing, and marketing records. Magellan Systems Corporation introduced the first hand-held differential GPS product and the conpany's focus was on research, product engineering, and design activities for GPS receivers. The collection includes correspondence and internal company reports and memoranda; design drawings; research notes; engineering notebooks, technical notes, schematics; photographs, slides and negatives; video and audiocassettes; advertisements; product literature, magazine articles and newspaper clippings; press releases; and user guides and manuals.

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Willy Ley Papers
Creators:
Ley, Willy, 1906-1969
Dates:
1859-1969
bulk 1930-1969
Size:
48.29 Cubic feet (107 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0098
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Willey Ley's personal files, including his business correspondence, book contracts, and galley proofs, as well as publicity concerning Dr. Ley and his activities, and inquiries and comments from Ley's readership during his tenure as columnist for Galaxy Magazine (1952-1969). The material also includes articles gathered by Ley on topics ranging from astronomy and space travel to biology and natural parks to mythology, psychic phenomena, and UFOs.

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Francis P. Conant Papers
Creators:
Conant, Francis
Dates:
1946-2011
bulk 1953-2008
Size:
20 Linear feet ((43 boxes) plus 25 digital storage media and 5 map folders )
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers of Francis P. Conant document his anthropological work and, to a lesser extent, his previous career as a journalist and photographer. Francis Paine Conant was a cultural anthropologist who pioneered the use of satellite data in anthropology. He conducted fieldwork in Nigeria and Kenya, and his research interests spanned cultural ecology, AIDS, malaria, and sex and gender studies. He was also Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at Hunter College, where he taught from 1962 to 1995.

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