Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Box 2

 Container

Contains 5 Collections and/or Records:

Artifacts, 1980 - 1989

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 12, Series 2
Scope and Contents This series consists of Williams' flight helmet, space gloves, knife, fork, teaspoon, and can opener used in space, and STS-1 buttons.
Dates: 1980 - 1989

Space gloves, circa 1980s

 Item — Box: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 12, Series 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series consists of Williams' flight helmet, space gloves, knife, fork, teaspoon, and can opener used in space, and STS-1 buttons.
Dates: circa 1980s

Space knife, fork, teaspoon, and can opener, circa 1980s

 Item — Box: 2, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 12, Series 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series consists of Williams' flight helmet, space gloves, knife, fork, teaspoon, and can opener used in space, and STS-1 buttons.
Dates: circa 1980s

STS-1, Columbia buttons, 1981

 Item — Box: 2, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 12, Series 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents Includes four buttons.
Dates: 1981

Donald E. Williams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 12
Scope and Contents The Donald E. Williams papers document Williams' two shuttle missions; STS-51-D and STS-34, along with memorabilia from STS-1, the first mission. Also included are various mission patches and decals. The artifacts include his flight helmet, and items used in space; gloves, knife, fork, teaspoon, and can opener.

Types of materials include: artifacts, checklists (mission), clippings, decals, memorabilia, NASA press kit, papers, mission patches, and photographs.
Dates: 1978 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1989