Contains 4 Collections and/or Records:
Family Papers, 1934 - 2007
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 2
Scope and Contents The Family Papers series contains materials collected or created by Neil Armstrong's family members, collected genealogy materials, and Boy Scouts of America items. Of particular note, is a scrapbook compiled by his mother, Viola L. Armstrong which contains items related to Armstrong's youth such as his grade school report cards, academic awards, and homework assignments. The series also includes letters from his father, Stephen K. Armstrong, clippings, photographs, and papers his parents...
Dates: 1934 - 2007
Boy Scouts, 1940 - 1971
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 2, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents This sub-series includes Boy Scouts of America related items primarily from Neil A. Armstrong's participation in the organization as a youth. A few items relate to Armstrong's continued interactions with the Boy Scouts organization during and following his NASA career.Among Armstrong's Boy Scout items are various certificates; merit badge certificates and applications, including a "space exploration" certificate issued September 1969, First Class Scout, Second Class Scout, Star...
Dates: 1940 - 1971
Correspondence to Armstrong from scouts around the world, 1969 - 1970
File — Box: 105, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 10
Scope and Contents Some of the correspondence has badges, bookmarks, etc. attached.
Dates: 1969 - 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