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Box 42

 Container

Contains 30 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

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

Training, 1953 - 1974

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3
Scope and Contents The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1953 - 1974

Apollo Program - Training, 1956 - 1973

 File — Box: 42
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1956 - 1973

General Information Manual, Introduction to IBM Data Processing Systems, 1960

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1960

General Information Manual, FORTRAN, 1961

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1961

Graphs and charts depicting variables necessary to reentry phase of Apollo missions, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Gyroscope Fundamentals, May 22, 1963

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: May 22, 1963

Reentry Lecture, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 4, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Space Navigation, May 28, 1962

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 4, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: May 28, 1962

"Derivation of Equation for νe or C", undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Introduction to the Root Locus Method (Lecture No. 2), June 20, 1956

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: June 20, 1956

Letter from Paul Werve detailing method for computing orbital trajectories, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

PE-1 Class Notes - Lecture 5, July 2, 1956

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: July 2, 1956

"PE-1 Class Notes - Lect. 6", July 6, 1956

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: July 6, 1956

A Simple Passive Method for Predicting the path of a Space Ship with Respect to a Planet which it is Approaching, February 1958

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: February 1958

Slide No. 1-25, prints of slides with descriptions, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Table I, Equations of Motion (referenced to body axis), undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

"10/29 / Dave Hammack / Rocket Propulsion,” notes, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 2, Item: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Training (Academics), Notes on Spherical Geometry by Edward A. Knobelauch, undated

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: undated

Aerial Photographs in Geologic Interpretation and Mapping, Geologic Survey Professional Paper 373, 1960

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 4, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1960

"Ash-Flow Tuffs" Their Origin, Geologic Relations, and Identification, Geologic Survey Professional Paper 366, 1961

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 4, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: 1961

Coursework: Principles of Geology, G-1 Soil Mechanics Investigation, January 31, 1969

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: January 31, 1969

Evolution of the Earth’s Crust: Evidence from Comparative Planetology, October 1973

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 3, File 1, Item 20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The training files contain a wide variety of materials used specifically in the astronaut training programs which led to the success of the Apollo missions. Neil Armstrong played a large role in designing both simulation training exercises and in the development of the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV). The LLRV was a specialized training vehicle designed to train pilots how to fly and land the lunar module, and as such, presented a unique engineering problem to its development team; i.e....
Dates: October 1973