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Box 4

 Container

Contains 18 Collections and/or Records:

Certificate, "One 1st Lt. Roy Bridges is a member of the official military instantaneous acceleration society given at Physiological Training Unit, USAF Hospital, Williams AFB, Arizona," and brochure for "Rancho Bienestar," Chandler, Arizona, circa 1966

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

A Programmed Text for Principles of Flight , 1967

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 2
Scope and Contents Textbook used by Bridges in undergraduate pilot training, Williams Air Force Base, Arizona.

F100 Training Manual: Non-Nuclear Weapons, March - November 1967

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 3
Scope and Contents Training manual used by Bridges during his F-100 Advanced Training at Cannon AFB, New Mexico, prior to his flying this aircraft in South Vietnam.

Statics - Dynamics Review, USAF Aerospace Research Pilot School, January 1969

 Item — Box: 4, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Thermodynamics Review, USAF Aerospace Research Pilot School , 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 5
Scope and Contents Includes an exam and some assignments.

Calculus Review Course, USAF Aerospace Research Pilot School , 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 6
Scope and Contents Includes an exam and some assignments.

T-33A Boom Pitot Static System Free Air Temperature Indicating System, Limited Systems Evaluation, Roy D. Bridges, Jr., Aerospace Research Pilot School (Class 70-B), Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards AFB, California (student report), September 8, 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 7
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Flight Report Limited Spin Evaluation of the T-33A, Roy D. Bridges, Jr., Aerospace Research Pilot School (Class 70-B), Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards AFB, California (student report), December 23, 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 9
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Papers on the Aerospace Research Pilot School (now the Air Force Test Pilot School) - Simulation and F-104 curriculum, 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 10
Scope and Contents Per Bridges, "This folder contains a lot of information on the F-104 zoom program, lifting body approaches and space simulations that were taught at the school at the time. All of these were very helpful in qualifying me for selection as an astronaut candidate."

Brochure, Air Force Flight Test Center, Air Force Systems Command, Edwards Air Force Base, California - USAF Aerospace Research Pilot School, Class 70-B, 1971

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 11
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Program, Class 70B Aerospace Research Pilot School, Edwards Air Force Base, California , July 16, 1971

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 12
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Desert Wings, "ARPS graduates 15 tonight, Collins to be guest speaker," July 16, 1971, and "Capts. Bridges, Jones receive ARPS awards", July 23, 1971

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 13
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Correspondence to Major Richard G. Head, in regards to Major Donald L. Thurman, Class of 1960, upon his death, June 26, 1971

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 14
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Certificate, "Mach Deuce," rating in the Royal Order of Starfighters, Capt. Roy D. Bridges, Jr., for flying twice the speed of sound in the F-104, undated, and name plate, Air Force Flight Test Center, Mrs. R.D. Bridges, Jr., undated

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 15
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 15
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Education, 1960 - 2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1
Scope and Contents Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Student Pilot Training, 1966 - 1976

 Sub-Series — Box: 4
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 1, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Contained in this series are brochures, class photographs, correspondence, grade reports, research papers, scrapbook, textbooks, and transcripts among other items from throughout Bridges' education. Of special note is a service project scrapbook; "Single Service Project '333', Key Club of Gainesville High School," from Bridges' senior year in high school. The project won first place at the Key Club International Convention, Philadelphia, PA, 1961, the year Bridges was president of the club....

Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6
Scope and Contents The Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers document the extensive Air Force and NASA career of Roy D. Bridges Jr.The papers include but are not limited to, artifacts, audio visual material, awards, books, briefs and records, certificates, clippings, clothing, correspondence, diaries, documents, flight logs, flight checklists and data files, along with Bridges' pilot kneeboard notes, medals, mementos, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, textbooks, research papers, and working paper...