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James Hansen papers on Neil Armstrong, addition 1

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2023-101

Content Description

Four cubic feet boxes of research notes, research copies, copyright permissions logs and letters, email correspondence printouts, interview transcript printouts, related to the research and writing of James Hansen's books about Neil Armstrong: "Dear Neil Armstrong: Letters to the First Man from All Mankind" and "A Reluctant Icon: Letters to Neil Armstrong" published by Purdue University Press (2020), and "First Man" published by Simon and Schuster (2005)

Acquisition Type



Donated by James Hansen November 1, 2022.

Restrictions Apply



  • 2003 - 2020



4 Cubic Feet


Box 1: Research notebook, notes, document copies, and copyright permission log and "return to sender" returned mailed letters from Hansen seeking copyright permissions for letters written by fans and others to Neil Armstrong for Hansen's books "Dear Neil Armstrong" and "A Reluctant Icon" published by Purdue Press in 2020, Box 2: Research copies for "Dear Neil Armstrong" and "A Reluctant Icon", Box 3: Research papers for "First Man" published by Simon & Schuster including email exchanges between Hansen and Armstrong and various interview transcript printouts, Box 4: manuscript draft of "First Man" 2005,