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Box 2

 Container

Contains 15 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

Experimental Test Pilot Files, 1948 - 1973

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: 1948 - 1973

Experimental Test Pilot papers - "Cockpit" , June 1956 - April 1973

 File — Box: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: June 1956 - April 1973

By-Laws of the Society for Experimental Test Pilots, Preliminary - Second Draft, with letter to charter members, July 20, 1956

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: July 20, 1956

Correspondence between Neil Armstrong and Jim Brooks regarding SETP scholarships and member life insurance policies, June - July, 1973

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: June - July, 1973

Correspondence from the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, February 1956 - September 1958

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: February 1956 - September 1958

Job Description for Executive Director, circa 1956

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: circa 1956

Mailing lists of members of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, January 1956 - February 1957

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: January 1956 - February 1957

Minutes of the meetings of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, January - December 1956

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: January - December 1956

Program for the Annual Business Meeting Held in the Banquet Room of the Hyatt House , October 25, 1956

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: October 25, 1956

The Society of Experimental Test Pilots, application for membership with informational booklet, circa 1956

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: circa 1956

The Society of Experimental Test Pilots newsletters, February 1957 - August 1958

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: February 1957 - August 1958

Cockpit, Society of Experimental Test Pilots publication, 1970 - 1973

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 10
Scope and Contents Check folders for exact issues; f Full run not included.
Dates: 1970 - 1973

Society of Experimental Test Pilot's membership roster, circa 2007

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 1, File 2, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Working files from project X-15 and project Dyna Soar. X-15 project files cover 1961-1962. The sub-series includes project summary, flight manual, and reports by Neil Armstrong detailing his test flight findings and research. Dyna Soar project files cover 1960-1967 and were kept as found and appear to have been gathered by Armstrong during the course of his research on super-sonic wing design.
Dates: circa 2007

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