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Honorary Degrees and Appointments, 1970 - 2004

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 8

Scope and Contents

The sub-series contains all of Armstrong'’s honorary degrees, including PhDs from Purdue and Tufts Universities. Also located here are honorary appointments to various scholarly and scientific organizations to which Armstrong was admitted on the basis of his achievements in space flight and aeronautics.


  • 1970 - 2004

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is primarily in English. Russian is also present.

Access Information

Collection is open for scholarly research. A 48 hours notice and consultation with the Flight Archivist is required to access the collection.  Portions of the collection are restricted per donor restrictions and third party privacy.


2.083 Cubic Feet (Two flat boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States