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Astronaut Application and Pre-Flight Assignments - [Astro Applic. Edw Corresp. 1962 Prog. Part. Awards] - [1962 Astro Application], 1962

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, File 1, Item 1

Scope and Contents

Includes congratulatory telegram from Congressman Jim Fulton, July 18, 1962; Security Investigation Data for Sensitive Position (application to the NASA astronaut program), Continuation Sheet for Standard Form 57, 'Application for Federal Employment,' circa 1962; Letter of acceptance into the NASA astronaut program from Robert R. Gilruth, June 29, 1962; and Flight Experience Record, May 1962.


  • 1962

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.


From the Sub-Series: 0.727 Cubic Feet (Two 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