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Box 15

 Container

Contains 23 Collections and/or Records:

Research and Writings, circa 1920s - 2000s

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1
Scope and Contents Series one is divided into four sub-series.
  1. Collaborative Research and Work
  2. Conferences, Presentations, and Publications
  3. Multimedia
  4. Research Materials
Dates: circa 1920s - 2000s

Research Materials, circa 1920s - 2000s

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: circa 1920s - 2000s

Binder containing the paper, The Problem of Escape from the Earth by Rocket, 1946

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 1
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1946

Binder, Aerojet Brochure Rocket Power Plants , 1948

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 2
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1948

Binder, White Sands Proving Grounds Info on GE Launches, circa 1940s - 2000s

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 3
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: circa 1940s - 2000s

Binder, Robert Godard papers, circa 1940s - 1990s

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 4
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 12
Scope and Contents (Contains photocopies of materials from 1940s, 1980s-1990s, undated; with letter from 1991.)
Dates: circa 1940s - 1990s

Milton W. Rosen, The Viking Rocket Story, 1955

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 5
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1955

Large Rocket Engine Weight Study, 1956

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 6
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1956

Fletcher Pratt, All About Rockets and Jets, 1958

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 7
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1958

Liquid Propellant Information Agency, Liquid Propellant Safety Manual, 1958

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 8
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1958

Booklet, Very Large Rocket Engines: Experimental Investigation of Thrust Vector Control and Performance of A Cellular-Type Plug Nozzle Thrust Chamber, 1959

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 9
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1959

Philip Gustave Laurson and William Junkin Cox, Mechanics of Materials, 1947

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 10
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1947

Max Jakob and George A. Hawkins, Elements of Heat Transfer and Insulation, 1948

 Item — Box: 15, Item: 11
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, Item 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1948

Research Memorandum, Behavior of Commercial Hydrazine in Contact with Various Materials, 1950

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1950

Final Report, Project Hermes V-2 Missile Program, 1954

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 5
Scope and Contents (Photocopied with handwritten note, 2005.)
Dates: 1954

Curtiss-Wright "The Engineer’s Ramjet Primer," 1956; NASA Memorandum "Propellant Vaporization as a Criterion for Rocket-Engine Design", 1959

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1959

Research Memorandum, Effect of Fuel-Orifice Diameter on Performance of Heptane-Oxygen Rocket Engines, 1958

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1958

Very Large Rocket Engines: Aerodynamic Analysis of Plug Nozzles, 1958; Very Large Rocket Engines: Occasional Report No. 2, 1958

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1958

Booklets, The Plug Nozzle Story, 1959; Very Large Rocket Engines: Experimental Investigation of A Cellular Type Plug Nozzle Rocket Motor, 1959; Plug Nozzle Rocket Engine: Design Information for System Studies, 1959; Plug Nozzle Program: Quarterly Report No. 2, 1959

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1959

Subject File, Solid Propellants Information, 1959 - 1965

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1959 - 1965

Subject File, Materials sent to Ehresman from Frank H. Winter, Curator, Rocketry Space History Division, National Air and Space Museum, 2008

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 11
Scope and Contents (Photocopies original material and from 1951, 1960, 1966-1967, 1977, 1996, 1998, 2001, undated, and with correspondence and notes, 2005-2008.)
Dates: 2008

Articles, Papers, and Book Chapters by Purdue Faculty, 1950 - 1959

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1950 - 1959

Articles, Papers, and Book Chapters by Others, 1950 - 1959

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 1, Sub-Series 4, File 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Sub-series four consists of books and booklets, as well as binders containing various reference materials, used in Ehresman's research.
Dates: 1950 - 1959