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Box 12

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Education, 1939 - 1976

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series includes materials documenting Jerry Ross' coursework at Purdue University, including ROTC training and certificate of meritorious achievement - "Outstanding Basic Cadet" award, a two page reflection on "My Career in the Air Force;" reports and research material from his master's thesis, and training material from Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Air Force Base. Ross' United States Air Force special orders and documents are included, along with a few Air Force training items....

Purdue University textbooks, 1956 - 1972

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Wark, K. Thermodynamics. New York: McGraw-Hill , 1966

 Item — Box: 12, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 15
Scope and Contents Ross' name written inside cover, "Steam tables: Properties of saturated and superheated steam" booklet included, Wark was a ME professor at Purdue.)

Dommasch, D. O.; Sherby, S. S.; Connolly, T. F. Airplane aerodynamics. New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1967

 Item — Box: 12, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Sutton, G. P. Rocket propulsion elements: An introduction to the engineering of rockets. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 1967

 Item — Box: 12, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Jerry L. Ross papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283
Scope and Contents The Jerry L. Ross papers document Ross' student life at Purdue, his test flight engineer work, and NASA career as an engineer and astronaut. The collection includes Purdue coursework and memorabilia; papers from Ross' work at Edwards Air Force Base, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, and Test Pilot School; NASA Space Shuttle training, mission documents and mission related scrapbooks, memorabilia, and flight crew films and interviews, along with documents and maps from Ross' work on Space Shuttle...