Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 81
Scope and Contents The Mark K. Craig papers document Purdue alumnus (BSAE 1971) Mark Craig's almost fifty year career in space exploration. Craig contributed to the Apollo, Apollo-Soyuz, Space Shuttle, Space Station, Mars Rover Sample Return, and Lunar-Mars Exploration programs in positions progressing from co-op intern to NASA Assistant Administrator. The papers also reflect Craig’s work on space policy and NASA strategic planning. The collection notably includes materials related to the day-to-day...
Dates: 1917 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 81, Series 18
Scope and Contents This series is broken down into three sub-series: Youth, High School, and College and Grad School. Contained within are items from Craig's activities in Scouts and at Jean Gordon Elementary School, including two reports written by Craig in his youth. There are items from his attendance at Midland High School, Midland, Texas, including the following awards: Permian Basian Geophysical Society Scholarship, National Honor Society, Bell Labs Tour, and Navy Science Cruiser Award and his diploma....
Dates: 1956 - 2005