Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:
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,...
Dates: 1934 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1956 - 2012
Item — Box: 48, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 288, Series 6, File 19, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains newspapers and newspaper clippings, the majority of which pertain to Cernan's career as an astronaut. The majority of the newspapers and clippings range chronologically from the 1950s through the late 1990s. Topics include Cernan's youth, particularly his participation in sports at Proviso East High School, the Purdue Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps, Cernan's career and experiences as an astronaut, Gemini IX, Apollo X and XVII, international coverage, and information of...
Dates: June 4, 1966