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Box 4

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Lana Murphy Couch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 312
Scope and Contents The Lana Murphy Couch papers document Couch's forty year career with NASA, first as a wind tunnel test engineer, and later in management positions. Types of materials include: correspondence, newsletters, papers, photographs, programs, publications, research and work reports, technical reports, VHS tapes, writings, and material related to award recognition.
Dates: 1953 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1995

NASA Langley Researcher newsletter, news photo - Federal Woman's Award. Lana M. Couch, High Speed Aircraft Division, and Barbara J. Durling, Structures and Dynamics Division, receive certificates of recognition from Deputy Director Oran W. Nicks…, September 13, 1974

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: September 13, 1974

Correspondence, in regards to "clearance of technical reports", 1974 - 1975

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: 1974 - 1975

Some Thoughts on Future Directions for the Space Systems Division, by Walter B. Olstad, July 31, 1978

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: July 31, 1978

Correspondence - congratulations in regards to Couch's part in United States Patent, 4,485,670, 1985

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 8
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: 1985

Correspondence in regards to Couch being selected to receive and accept NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National Aero-Space Plane Program Team, February 1988

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 10
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: February 1988

Correspondence in regards to National Aero-Space Plane (NASP) program, August - September 1993

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 14
Identifier: MSA 312, Series 4, File 12
Scope and Contents From the Series: The items in this series were found in a file labeled, "Lana Couch – Personal File," so items were left as originally grouped. Much of the material is photographs, correspondence, letters of congratulations, and newsletter articles in regards to awards Couch received; nomination recognition for the Federal Woman's Award in 1974; NASA Exceptional Service Medal, and National Aviation Club, "Women in Aviation," both received in 1986; NASA's Group Achievement Award on behalf of the National...
Dates: August - September 1993