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Box 14

 Container

Contains 7 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.

Harrison, H. L.; Bollinger, J. G. Introduction to automatic controls. Scranton, Pennsylvania: International Textbook Company, 1969

 Item — Box: 14, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 22
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Bradley, J.N. Flame and combustion phenomena. London: Methuen, 1969

 Item — Box: 14, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 23
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Hill, P.G.; Peterson, C.R. Mechanics and thermodynamics of propulsion. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1970

 Item — Box: 14, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 24
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Many of the Purdue textbooks have Ross' name written on the inside cover.

Etkin, B. Dynamics of atmospheric flight. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 1972

 Item — Box: 14, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 5, Item 25
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...