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Box 377


Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous Memorabilia, 1948 - 2011

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 12
Scope and Contents This sub-series brings together a variety of objects collected by Neil Armstrong throughout his life. There is a wide range of different artifacts here, including a piece of the Berlin Wall, items from Armstrong's military career, Boy Scout memorabilia, two magic kits and a model train set from his youth, a segment of the Graf Zeppelin, a signed drawing of professional baseball player Bob Feller, as well as many business cards, decals, and patches from a variety of events and organizations.
Dates: 1948 - 2011

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

Contents of cigar box labeled [Pins & Funny Medals] , undated

 Collection — Box: 377
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 11, Sub-Series 12, Collection 2
Scope and Contents Contents consist of an assortment of humorous pins as well as pins representative of institutions at which Armstrong gave a speech or lecture. Includes honorary medals worn by Armstrong in various parades, but are not awards or distinctions of a professional nature.
Dates: undated