Contains 1 Collection or Record:
Elderhostel astronaut school information, 1999
File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: Folder 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Doris Hurt Powers papers (1942 – 2008; 2 cubic feet) documents the student, aviation, and business activities of Doris Hurt Powers. Powers’ experience as a woman breaking into the male-dominated fields of engineering and aeronautics is well documented through autobiographical speeches and her memoir Nothing but Blue Skies. One strength of the collection are the speeches delivered by Powers that address the particular challenges and opportunities encountered...