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Letters of Recommendation written by Cernan, 1981 - 2016

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 5, Sub-Series 3, File 8

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series: The folder titles in quotes are as Cernan had labeled them. Much of the general correspondence involves fellow astronauts and their wives, Russian cosmonauts, several presidents, and various politicians. Also found among the correspondence, are letters in regards to the development of the Purdue University Flight and Space Exploration Archives, and Cernan's and Barron Hilton's role in its development.


  • 1981 - 2016

Language of Materials

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

Access Information

File 8 is restricted, due to being letters of recommendations written by Cernan, and are marked as such.


From the Sub-Series: 1.09 Cubic Feet (Three letter-size full-width manuscript boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States