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Box 196

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Neil A. Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5
Scope and Contents The Neil A. Armstrong papers document the military, aeronautics, astronautics, teaching and corporate business career of Neil A. Armstrong. The papers also feature items from Armstrong's youth and education. The collection includes but is not limited to documents, coursework, working papers, subject files, correspondence, writings, speeches, recordings, photographs and newspaper clippings. The papers are divided into eighteen series, and further information on the scope and content of the...
Dates: 1671 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2012

Speeches, Writings, Manuscripts for Review, and Notebooks, 1958 - 2012

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8
Scope and Contents This series contains all of the speech materials kept by Neil Armstrong throughout his career. The series also includes materials related to speech preparation and writing. The speeches have been retained in and the order in which they were found. Earlier speeches were kept according to the place in which the speech was given or the organization to which he gave the speech. Also housed here is Armstrong’s published writings, which include academic articles, pieces for news and other...
Dates: 1958 - 2012

Manuscript Reviews, 1986 - 2012

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents This sub-series includes book manuscripts that Armstrong received for review. In some cases, he contributed a foreword or preface to the book, and in others he was consulted as an expert on the book's subject matter.
Dates: 1986 - 2012

Correspondence with Hansen regarding Armstrong’s biography First Man. Explains James Hansen’s book deal and film rights option, 2003 - 2004

 File — Box: 196, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 3, File 26
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series includes book manuscripts that Armstrong received for review. In some cases, he contributed a foreword or preface to the book, and in others he was consulted as an expert on the book's subject matter.
Dates: 2003 - 2004

Manuscript draft of "Part Three: Wings of Gold," with correspondence, November 20, 2003

 File — Box: 196, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 3, File 27
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series includes book manuscripts that Armstrong received for review. In some cases, he contributed a foreword or preface to the book, and in others he was consulted as an expert on the book's subject matter.
Dates: November 20, 2003

Manuscript draft of "Chapter 8: Fighter Squadron 51", December 2003

 File — Box: 196, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 3, File 28
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series includes book manuscripts that Armstrong received for review. In some cases, he contributed a foreword or preface to the book, and in others he was consulted as an expert on the book's subject matter.
Dates: December 2003

Manuscript of The First Man, circa 2005

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 3, File 29
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series includes book manuscripts that Armstrong received for review. In some cases, he contributed a foreword or preface to the book, and in others he was consulted as an expert on the book's subject matter.
Dates: circa 2005