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Box 12

 Container

Contains 25 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

Gemini Program Files, 1952 - 2005

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents The Gemini Program files include a small selection of personal correspondence and a wide range of working documents. Personal items consist of congratulatory correspondence from family and colleagues at NASA. The working documents begin with materials related to the systems of Gemini spacecraft, equipment, and basic operating procedures. Technical documents detailing Gemini systems are followed by training materials used by Neil Armstrong during the Gemini program. The arrangement of this...
Dates: 1952 - 2005

Working Files, 1961 - 1969

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2
Scope and Contents Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: 1961 - 1969

Gemini Program - Mission Planning, 1963 - 1966

 File — Box: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: 1963 - 1966

Gemini Engine Light Displays, October 9, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: October 9, 1964

Gemini Survival Kits, April 27, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: April 27, 1964

Gemini Extravehicular sun visor, August 17, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: August 17, 1964

Gemini Spacecraft Checkout - Cape vs. McDonnell, August 5, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: August 5, 1964

"Results of Gemini Extravehicular Activity Meeting, 14 July 1964", July 17, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: July 17, 1964

Status Report on Recovery, April 15, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 11
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: April 15, 1964

Ballute Test Results, February 11, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: February 11, 1964

Gemini Egress Development, February 7, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 13
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: February 7, 1964

"Gemini Rendezvous and Reentry Meeting, 27 January 1964” , February 5, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 14
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: February 5, 1964

"Gemini Mission Planning - 28 January 1964” , February 3, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 15
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: February 3, 1964

Status of GT-3 as of first of the year, January 28, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 16
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: January 28, 1964

"Inflight Experiments Panel Meeting - 16 January '64” , January 17, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 17
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: January 17, 1964

[Gemini Memos 1963-65] Memos and working documents relevant to the planning of Gemini program missions , circa 1963-1965

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: circa 1963-1965

[Gemini Reports, 1966 + (G-8 Press Cont..)] Reports and memos related to the planning of Gemini 8 as well as information prepared for distribution to the press, circa 1966

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: circa 1966

[Gemini Memos, 1966, NA GT-5 Memos, 1965, NA Gemini Notebook] Notebooks, memos, and related documents used in planning Gemini program missions, circa 1965 - 1966

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: circa 1965 - 1966

McDonnell Aircraft Corporation Guidance and control Mechanics Gemini Design Note 325: Seventh Operational Program Description (Modules One through Five), November 8, 1965

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 2
Scope and Contents Note: ATM Read Program Block Diagram (pg. 5), Table 3.1.2-1 and continuation (pg. 7-8), and Table 3.1.2-2 (pg. 10) have been removed to Gemini Oversized Materials, Box 18 Folder 4.
Dates: November 8, 1965

McDonnell Aircraft Corporation Guidance and control Mechanics Gemini Design Note 286: Analysis of the Gemini Rendezvous Radar False Lock On Problem, with archival copy, April 28, 1965

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: April 28, 1965

Deficiencies noted in Gemini Optical Sight, January 7, 1965

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: January 7, 1965

MIT simulator evaluation, January 6, 1965

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: January 6, 1965

Changes - GLV Systems, September 23, 1964

 Item — Box: 12, Folder: 3, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Sub-Group 2, File 4, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Working files related to the Gemini program consist of documents detailing the spacecraft and equipment used by Gemini astronauts in most of the Gemini missions under the heading "Systems." Following these technical documents are coursework and memos related to the training undertaken by Neil Armstrong for his part in Gemini missions under the heading "Training." Memos, working documents, internal notes, and reports which detail the planning of specific Gemini missions, particularly Gemini VII,...
Dates: September 23, 1964