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Box 80

 Container

Contains 72 Collections and/or Records:

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...
Dates: 1965 - 2014

Houston Chronicle, Launch of Endeavor set for Dec. 3, November 25, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Folder: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 17, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: November 25, 1998

Houston Chronicle, Shuttle is set to carry space station addition: Mission will require complex construction, November 29, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Folder: 1, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 17, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: November 29, 1998

Florida Today, Pair to put footholds forward: Endeavour's spacewalkers will lay foundations for station assembly , December 1, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Folder: 1, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 17, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 1, 1998

The Orlando Sentinel, “Shuttle launch” , December 2, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 9
Identifier: Item 9
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 2, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Weather forecast clear for launch: Crew of Endeavour to build onto station, December 3, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 10
Identifier: Item 10
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 3, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Shuttle soars into space station era” , December 5, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 11
Identifier: Item 11
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 5, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Endeavour finishes its first task toward building of space station: Crew uses shuttle’s robot arm to firmly attach 13-ton Unity module” , December 6, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 12
Identifier: Item 12
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 6, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Space station modules joined: Seven-hour endeavor marries U.S., Russian components” , December 7, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 13
Identifier: Item 13
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 7, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Endeavour crew takes time to rest, prepares for more construction” , December 9, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 14
Identifier: Item 14
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 9, 1998

The Idaho Spokesman Review, “High wiring act,” image of spacewalkers Newman and Ross,, December 10, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 15
Identifier: Item 15
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 10, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “7-hour excursion puts space station’s antennas into place” , December 10, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 16
Identifier: Item 16
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 10, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “It’s lights on for space station” , December 11, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 17
Identifier: Item 17
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 11, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Crew ends its work on station: Astronauts retreat after logging 28 hours” , December 12, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 18
Identifier: Item 18
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 12, 1998

The Spokesman-Review, “Crew ends space station visit: Endeavour astronauts tidy up, leave items for its next visitors” , December 12, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 19
Identifier: Item 19
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 12, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Astronauts’ final spacewalk paves way for mission in May: Shuttle Endeavour’s 12-day station-assembly flight to end Tuesday” , December 13, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 20
Identifier: Item 20
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 13, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Crew set for trip home after their successful work on space station,” Houston Chronicle, “Crew set for trip home after their successful work on space station” , December 14, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 21
Identifier: Item 21
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 14, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Shuttle crew prepares for rare night landing: Astronaut wind up space station mission” , December 15, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 22
Identifier: Item 22
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 15, 1998

The Times, “Endeavour Back On Earth: Mission complete” , December 10, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 23
Identifier: Item 23
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 10, 1998

Houston Chronicle, “Space construction crew glides to Florida landing” , December 16, 1998

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 24
Identifier: Item 24
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: December 16, 1998

Journal and Courier, “Fulfilling man’s destiny: Space travel realization of dream for Purdue grad" (front page article about Ross), February 4, 1999

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 25
Identifier: Item 25
Scope and Contents From the File: The material in Box 80 includes newspaper front pages and entire issues, along with two oversized posters.
Dates: February 4, 1999

Columbia Accident, 2003 - 2005

 File — Box: 80, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 7, File 18
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...
Dates: 2003 - 2005

USA Update, “We Remember: Crew STS-107 & Space Shuttle Columbia – January 16, 2003 – February 1, 2003,” Special Edition, February 2003, 2003

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 1
Identifier: Item 1
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...
Dates: 2003

NASA Space Center Roundup, “Remember…STS-107: Rick, Dave, Laurel, KC, Mike, Willie, Ilan: Space Shuttle Columbia, February 2003

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 2
Identifier: Item 2
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...
Dates: February 2003

The Arizona Republic, “Shuttle Falls To Earth; NASA Hunts For Clues” , February 2, 2003

 Item — Box: 80, Item: 3
Identifier: Item 3
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...
Dates: February 2, 2003