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Box 351

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Order of the Griffin framed certificate with gold Griffin pin and Purdue Band pin, circa October 1994

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 32
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: circa October 1994

Distinguished Alumni Award from Purdue University Alumni Association, October 23, 1999

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 33
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: October 23, 1999

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Appreciation Certificate commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Powered Flight, circa December 2003

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: circa December 2003

The Guild of Pilots and Navigators Guild Award of Honour, October 26, 2006

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 35
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: October 26, 2006

Poetic tribute and commemoration read into the record of the U.S. House of Representatives, signed by poets Albert Casey Caswell, circa 2009

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 36
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: circa 2009

Wooden paddle, "Presented to Mr. Neil Armstrong – Legends of Aerospace Tour, From the Captain and Crew of USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)", October 9 - 10, 2010

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 37
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: October 9 - 10, 2010

Congress of the United States, official decree congratulating Armstrong upon receiving the Congressional Gold Medal, November 16, 2011

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 38
Scope and Contents (Includes a small booklet, "The Congressional Gold Medal, honoring John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin.")
Dates: November 16, 2011

Certificate of Honor for Distinguished Service from Airmen's Squadron of Disabled American Veterans, undated

 Item — Box: 351, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2, Item 39
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: undated

Artifacts, 1920 - 2011

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11
Scope and Contents The artifacts series houses items of various sizes and in a variety of media, and includes artwork, awards, memorabilia, and some collected items most likely from Neil Armstrong's youth. Much of the artwork came as gifts to Armstrong from colleagues, friends, and admirers. Also included in the series are plaques and awards granted to Armstrong for his service in the NASA manned space program, as well as his professional career at the University of Cincinnati and as a member of several...
Dates: 1920 - 2011

Awards and Plaques, 1969 - 2011

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents The sub-series contains a selection of awards and plaques received by Armstrong throughout his career. Of note are several awards from Purdue University, including distinguished alumni awards from the School of Engineering, the University Band, as well as Armstrong's Order of the Griffin certificate commemorating his reception of Purdue's highest honor. Also housed here are items from Armstrong'’s NASA career, including his NACA experimental test pilot materials, along with awards associated...
Dates: 1969 - 2011

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