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Books and Mission Reports, 1958 - 2013

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 9, Sub-Series 3

Scope and Contents

This sub-series consists of books from Cernan's personal library. Of note are edited volumes of Apollo mission reports for Apollo 10 through 16 (excluding 14), and published books on flight and space exploration history. Materials also include miscellaneous books and a few special issue magazines on topics of general interest including aviation, personal interest subjects, history, autobiographies, Purdue University, and Phi Gamma Delta Guide to Brotherhood. Of particular interest are edited volumes of the Apollo 17 Lunar Surface Journal.


  • 1958 - 2013
  • Majority of material found within 1973 - 2009

Language of Materials

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

Access Information

The collection is open for research. Portions of the collection which contain confidential information are restricted.


3.738 Cubic Feet (Three legal-size full-width manuscript boxes and two cubic feet boxes)


This sub-series has been arranged into two sub-groups.
  1. Apollo Prgram, Mission Reports, and Miscellaneous
  2. Manned Spaceflight, Purdue, and Miscellaneous


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States