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Box 31

 Container

Contains 9 Collections and/or Records:

The Last Man on the Moon Files, 1934 - 2001

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This sub-series contains research materials and records pertaining to the production of Eugene Cernan's autobiography, The Last Man on the Moon, co-written with Don Davis. Included are Cernan's personal research files, comprised of numerous records from Cernan's service in the United States Navy and as an astronaut. Cernan compiled these materials in the process of researching and writing, The Last Man on the Moon, and they have been retained in the order received. In particular,...

Cernan's personal research files for book, 1934 - 1998

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1
Scope and Contents Includes Cernan's personal research for The Last Man on the Moon.

Miscellaneous research files, NASA related, 1956 - 1972

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, File 74
Scope and Contents Includes a press release (author unknown) describing the group of astronaut recruits of which Cernan was a part (October 18, 1963), and an alternative job offer for Cernan, May 5, 1956.

Miscellaneous research and book files, including draft book proposal , 1966 - 1998

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, File 75

National Air and Space Museum - Proposal for final disposition and exhibition for Apollo I Spacecraft, 1996

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, File 76
Scope and Contents Proposal submission by The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center, Hutchinson, Kansas.

Miscellaneous research materials, Gemini and Apollo Programs , 1966 - 1973

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, File 77
Scope and Contents Includes, "Gemini 9 Mission" booklet (1966), and "Countdown and Mission Profile" for Apollo X, May 1969.

Houston Chronicle, Texas Magazine , May 11, 1969

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, File 78

Eugene A. Cernan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288
Scope and Contents The Eugene A. Cernan papers document the military, aeronautics, and astronautics career of Eugene A. Cernan, as well as his subsequent professional and public activities. The papers also feature records pertaining to Cernan's youth, family, and education. The collection includes but is not limited to artifacts, audiovisual recordings, awards, books, certificates, coins, correspondence, documents, mission patches, newspaper clippings, photographs, plaques, publications, scrapbooks, speeches,...

Writings and Speeches, 1934 - 2016

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 4
Scope and Contents The first sub-series, Articles and Speeches, contains published articles written by and interviews with Eugene Cernan in which he reflects upon his experiences as an astronaut, as well as the Apollo program. Also included is a transcript of speeches by various astronauts, including Cernan, from a 20th anniversary celebration for Apollo held at the NASA Johnson Space Center in July, 1989, as well as drafts of Cernan's eulogy for Neil Armstrong, delivered at Armstrong's memorial service on...