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Box 4

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University, 1963 - 1984

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1
Scope and Contents The Purdue University series contains 26 textbooks used by Brown while he was a student at Purdue University from 1963 - 1967. Some of the textbooks contain his highlights, notations, a few assignment sheets and notes.Also found in the series is Brown's senior group project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451, Apollo 11 photographs that Brown had on his dorm room wall while at Purdue, and a trophy from a paper airplane contest.While at...
Dates: 1963 - 1984

Senior Project, Artifacts, and Memorabilia, 1969 - 1985

 Sub-Series — Box: 4
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: 1969 - 1985

Apollo 11 photographs , circa 1969 - 1973

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, File 2
Scope and Contents Brown marked on folder, "These pictures were on my dorm room wall while a student at Purdue." Includes nine NASA photographs.
Dates: circa 1969 - 1973

Trophy, Longest distance paper airplane contest, Orville Wright Trophy, Purdue University, 1971

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: 1971

Framed certificate, United States Air Force, Reserve Officers Training Corps, Air Force ROTC Detachment 220, Purdue University, May 8, 1973

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents Given as designation of Distinguished Graduate to Mark Neil Brown, 8 May 1973.
Dates: May 8, 1973

Plaque, "AFROTC Hand Ball Champ, Mark Brown", 1971

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: 1971

Nametag, "Purdue Homecoming '85, Mark N. Brown", 1985

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: 1985

Purdue Pete ashtray, undated

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, SUb-Series 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: undated

Little hammer with Purdue on it, undated

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 302, Series 1, Sub-Series 2, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series consists of Brown's Purdue senior project for Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Engineering Sciences, (A&ES) 451. Students worked as a group and were to make a preliminary design of an aircraft. In the case of Brown's group, it was a "Roach Clipper." This particular aircraft is a Short Take-off and Landing (STOL) craft. Brown worked on the propulsion and performance part of the project.Other items are Apollo 11 photographs, which Brown indicated, were on his dorm...
Dates: undated

Mark N. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 302
Scope and Contents The Mark N. Brown papers include papers and memorabilia of retired astronaut and Purdue Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering alumnus, Mark N. Brown. Included are Brown's textbooks from his studies at Purdue, Air Force ROTC certificate, Apollo program photographs that were pinned to Brown's Purdue dorm room wall while he was a student in the early 1970s, a Purdue paper airplane contest trophy, along with other Purdue memorabilia.  The collection also includes NASA memorabilia...
Dates: 1963 - 1991