Contains 4 Collections and/or Records:
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
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
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents This sub-series contains address and memoranda books from Armstrong's time as an Apollo astronaut. Also housed here are Purdue notebooks repurposed by Armstrong later in life as he prepared for speeches and undertook various kinds of research. Notes on the X-15 program, found together with a partially complete questionnaire, and a binder containing Armstrong's notations, graphs, figures, and writings on [Aero], [Boom], [Structures], [Fuel], [Propulsion], [Learjet], and [Appendix] are also items...
Dates: 1969 - 2007
Binder containing articles and Armstrong's notations, graphs, figures, and writings on [Aero], [Boom], [Structures], [Fuel], [Propulsion], [Learjet], and [Appendix] , circa 1961 - 1979
File — Box: 198a
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 8, Sub-Series 4, File 7
Scope and Contents (Appears to be compiled for a future publication.)
Dates: circa 1961 - 1979