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Box 26

 Container

Contains 21 Collections and/or Records:

NASA Career, 1948 - 2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1
Scope and Contents Housed in this series are the documents and other materials generated during Neil Armstrong's NASA career, from his days as an experimental test pilot through his assignment as the Deputy Administrator of Aeronautics. Early materials of note are documents related to the X-15 program and Armstrong’s engineering work as part of the Dyna-Soar team before his transfer into the astronaut program. A central piece of this series is the inclusion of Armstrong's application to the NASA astronaut...
Dates: 1948 - 2009

Apollo Program, 1961 - 1977

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: 1961 - 1977

Apollo Program - Correspondence, 1966 - 1971

 File — Box: 26
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: 1966 - 1971

Apollo Program - Correspondence, 1966 - 1998

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: 1966 - 1998

Congratulatory telegrams on the Apollo 11 mission, circa 1969

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

Commemorative note from Capt. C. J. Seiberlich, Commander of the USS Hornet, recovery vessel for Apollo 11, envelope signed by Richard Nixon, circa 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

Letter from Governor Frank L. Farrar of South Dakota congratulating Armstrong on Apollo 11 and inviting him pheasant hunting, July 19, 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: July 19, 1969

Letter from Captain C. J. Seiberlich, Commanding Officer USS Hornet, with 3 Apollo 11 recovery mission patches, August 6, 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: August 6, 1969

Congressional Record Vol. 115 No. 121, July 21, 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: July 21, 1969

From the Congressional Record, reading of commemorative poems on the occasion of Apollo 11 by Mr. Brown of Ohio, September 3, 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: September 3, 1969

Letter from Captain C. J. Seiberlich, Commander of USS Hornet, commemorating the Apollo 12 recovery mission, November 24, 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: November 24, 1969

Welcome Aboard the USS Hornet CVS-12, with two Apollo 11 recovery mission patches, circa 1970

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1970

Invitation to the presentation of the Commander Naval Air Force, United States Pacific Fleet, Battle Efficiency Pennant to the USS Hornet CVS-12, circa 1970

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1970

NASA biographical information on Neil A. Armstrong, undated

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: undated

Fan mail, invitations, and thank-yous from Armstrong, circa 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 15
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

[Janet Armstrong 1969] Letters and Telegrams to Janet Armstrong wishing her well during the Apollo 11 mission and immediately after, June 13, 1969 - February 8, 1970

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 16
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: June 13, 1969 - February 8, 1970

[Janet Armstrong 1969] Poem with a short note to Janet Armstrong from Janet R. Banse, circa 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 17
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

[Janet Armstrong 1969] Correspondence and photos to Janet Armstrong from Dorothea C. Rovito; contains children’s stories about space by Ms. Rovito, circa 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 18
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

Congratulatory letters to Mr. Armstrong and Mrs. Janet Armstrong from various labor unions, circa 1969

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 19
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...
Dates: circa 1969

Correspondence with NASA colleagues, some of are a congratulatory nature, circa 1966 - 1970

 Item — Box: 26, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, File 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents Also contains letters suggesting Armstrong accept an administrative position within NASA after fulfilling his duties as astronaut.
Dates: circa 1966 - 1970

Neil A. Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5
Scope and Contents The Neil A. Armstrong papers document the military, aeronautics, astronautics, teaching and corporate business career of Neil A. Armstrong. The papers also feature items from Armstrong's youth and education. The collection includes but is not limited to documents, coursework, working papers, subject files, correspondence, writings, speeches, recordings, photographs and newspaper clippings. The papers are divided into eighteen series, and further information on the scope and content of the...
Dates: 1671 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2012