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NASA Missions, 1983 - 1995

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 193, Series 4

Scope and Contents

This series covers the three missions for which Leestma served as a mission specialist; STS-41-G, STS-28, and STS-45, and it is broken into sub-series to represent each mission. Included are flight crew briefings, reports, memos, documents, numerous papers, Medical Detailed Supplementary Objectives (DSOs), experiment results, debriefing information, and other related mission preparation and post-flight documents.

STS-45 includes an extensive collection of SAREX (Shuttle Amateur Radio Experiment) Amateur Radio QSL cards, letters and audio cassettes received as a result of radio contact with crew during the mission.


  • 1983 - 1995

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research. A portion of Leestma's personnel papers have been restricted due to privacy considerations.


4.36 Cubic Feet (12 letter-size full-width manuscript boxes)


The series is broken down into three sub-series, which represent Leetsma's missions.
  1. STS-41-G
  2. STS-28
  3. STS-45


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States