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Oversized Photographs, 1962 - 2010

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 16, Sub-Series 6

Scope and Contents

For preservation purposes, the following oversized photographs have been separated and grouped together in order to be stored flat in archival boxes. Included are several Gemini VIII photographs, Apollo 11 photographs; crew, Armstrong in space suit, launch, module, first step on the moon, lunar surface, among others. Also featured are photographs from a trip to Russia, USO tours, awards and honorary degrees, Purdue alumni astronauts reunion (matting signed by many), and several miscellaneous photographs.

Many of the photographs are matted and cannot be removed from the matting without damaging the photographs.


  • 1962 - 2010

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.


1.946 Cubic Feet (Five flat boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States