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Box 68

 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

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

Mission Planning, 1961 - 1972

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4
Scope and Contents The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: 1961 - 1972

Apollo Program - Mission Planning, 1968 - 1969

 File — Box: 68
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: 1968 - 1969

Memos from the LM Propulsion and Power Division, December 1966

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: December 1966

Small black binder with handwritten notes headed "LTA-8/LM-2 Differences", undated

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: undated

Space Guidance Analysis Memo # 11-68: Recursive Navigation Theory Explained, May 21, 1968

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: May 21, 1968

Spacecraft Autopilot Development Memo #1-69: LUMINARY Autopilot Test 1.3.1* Coasting Flight, Manual Attitude Maneuvers, Standard Performance, Digital Simulation, January 7, 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: January 7, 1969

Summary of onboard overburn monitoring criteria for missions F and G, May 7, 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: May 7, 1969

Technical Information Release[s]: Preliminary Data from LMS/LUMINARY 1A, June 16 - 30, 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: June 16 - 30, 1969

Transposition and docking attitudes for July 1969 Apollo Mission F and G, February 28, 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: February 28, 1969

Updates and additional program notes for the COLOSSUS 2 (F mission command module program), May 14, 1968

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: May 14, 1968

Working Papers: An Improved LM Descent Trajectory for the G Mission - Case 310, May 23, 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: May 23, 1969

"10 Crew debriefing - 6/2", June 1969

 Item — Box: 68, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 17, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: June 1969

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