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Original boxes in which Armstrong stored his rock collection, includes original lists identifying rocks and minerals in the collection, undated

 Item — Box: 362
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 7, Item 1

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series: Included here is a labeled collection of Armstrong's geological samples, mainly rocks and minerals.


  • undated

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: 1.93 Cubic Feet (Four small clamshell boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States