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Box 73

 Container

Contains 9 Collections and/or Records:

STS-55 and STS-88, 1992 - 2004

 File — Box: 73
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Included are a letter with a drawing and two Valentine's Day cards from Ross' children, Valentine's from Ross' former elementary school teacher, congratulatory letters and cards upon Ross' selection as one of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle, Purdue Alumni Association and College of Engineering related letters. Also included are appearance requests, thank-you letters for Ross' appearance at events and some fan mail. There are a few letters from space shuttle and United States Air...

STS-55 clippings and correspondence, October 9, 1992 - March 29, 1993

 Item — Box: 73, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 1
Scope and Contents Includes STS-55 invitation to launch and information for family guests.

STS-88, clippings and correspondence , circa 1996 - November 1998

 File — Box: 73, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 3
Scope and Contents Includes STS-88 related launch and landing information for family and guests, some undated articles.

STS-88, clippings and correspondence , December 1 - 9, 1998

 Item — Box: 73, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 4
Scope and Contents Launch was December 4, 1998. S some clippings are undated.

STS-88, clippings and correspondence , December 10 - 18, 1998

 Item — Box: 73, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Included are a letter with a drawing and two Valentine's Day cards from Ross' children, Valentine's from Ross' former elementary school teacher, congratulatory letters and cards upon Ross' selection as one of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle, Purdue Alumni Association and College of Engineering related letters. Also included are appearance requests, thank-you letters for Ross' appearance at events and some fan mail. There are a few letters from space shuttle and United States Air...

Post STS-88 Mission, 1999

 Item — Box: 73, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Series: Included are a letter with a drawing and two Valentine's Day cards from Ross' children, Valentine's from Ross' former elementary school teacher, congratulatory letters and cards upon Ross' selection as one of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle, Purdue Alumni Association and College of Engineering related letters. Also included are appearance requests, thank-you letters for Ross' appearance at events and some fan mail. There are a few letters from space shuttle and United States Air...

Clippings about Ross, January 23, 1994 - circa 2004

 Item — Box: 73, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 5, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Included are a letter with a drawing and two Valentine's Day cards from Ross' children, Valentine's from Ross' former elementary school teacher, congratulatory letters and cards upon Ross' selection as one of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle, Purdue Alumni Association and College of Engineering related letters. Also included are appearance requests, thank-you letters for Ross' appearance at events and some fan mail. There are a few letters from space shuttle and United States Air...

Correspondence and Clippings, 1965 - 2014

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7
Scope and Contents Included are a letter with a drawing and two Valentine's Day cards from Ross' children, Valentine's from Ross' former elementary school teacher, congratulatory letters and cards upon Ross' selection as one of the astronaut candidates for the Space Shuttle, Purdue Alumni Association and College of Engineering related letters. Also included are appearance requests, thank-you letters for Ross' appearance at events and some fan mail. There are a few letters from space shuttle and United States Air...

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...