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Arthur G. Hansen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 52
Scope and Contents Papers of Arthur Hansen, president of Purdue University. The papers include speeches, lecture notes, publications, and related materials. The papers cover a wide variety of topics, such as fluidics, laminar, mechanical engineering, aeronautics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, thermal engineering, engineering education, higher education and research, race, religion, Purdue Women's Day (1971-1973), land grant universities, campus unrest and civil rights issues at Purdue University (1970s),...

Avanelle "Nell" Kirksey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 502
Abstract The collection documents the life and career of Dr. Avanelle Kirksey, a prominent researcher and educator  in the area of maternal and infant nutrition.

Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6
Abstract This collection includes documents, photographs, awards and certificates, textbooks, briefs and records, artifacts, audiovisual materials, and scrapbooks that document the life and career of astronaut and retired United States Air Force Major General Roy Bridges Jr. Included are numerous awards, drawings, and personalized photographs and mementos given to Bridges in appreciation of his service and leadership.

Eugene A. Cernan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 288
Scope and Contents The Eugene A. Cernan papers document the military, aeronautics, and astronautics career of Eugene A. Cernan, as well as his subsequent professional and public activities. The papers also feature records pertaining to Cernan's youth, family, and education. The collection includes but is not limited to artifacts, audiovisual recordings, awards, books, certificates, coins, correspondence, documents, mission patches, newspaper clippings, photographs, plaques, publications, scrapbooks, speeches,...

Charles P. Matthews papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 30, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSF 249
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 0.2 cubic feet of articles and reports by Charles Matthews and an announcement and program from his memorial service.

Clifford Blake Powers papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 80
Abstract This collection contains promotional materials, papers and publications related to the public relations, technical writing, editing and marketing career of Clifford Blake Powers. Included are NASA and mission related mugs, glassware, textiles, posters, press kits, and other printed material. Also includes NASA publications, photographs, journal articles, books, memorabilia, as well as awards and certificates achieved by Powers.

Collection on James Whitcomb Riley

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 52
Abstract Three collections of letters relating to James Whitcomb Riley, along with six booklets and miscellaneous papers.

David C. Leestma papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 193
Abstract Papers, awards, and audio visual material related to Leestma’s time as an astronaut. This collection includes personal papers from STS-28, STS-41G, STS-45, and STS-95, including his personal journals from 1981-2014.

Donald E. Williams papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 12
Abstract Artifacts, memorbilia, and papers of Donald E. Williams (Don Williams), astronaut and Purdue alumnus (BSME 1964).

Winthrop A. Gustafson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 522
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs of astronauts, mission launch invitations, clippings, mission patches, and writings. Many items relate to or are from Purdue astronaut John Blaha and other Purdue astronauts whom had a connection to Professor Gustafson. Also includes Purdue University School of Aeronautics and Astronautics alumni newsletters and other publications. Lastly, there is a matted photograph of Earth presented to Dr. Gustafson in gratitude for his work as Co-Op coordinator for the...

Herbert C. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 4
Scope and Contents The Herbert C. Brown Papers [360 cubic feet] document the professional life and some of the personal life of Herbert Brown, winner of the 1979 Nobel Prize for Chemistry and former Purdue University professor. The collection consists of professional papers, personal papers, publications, professional and personal correspondence, research records, university and departmental papers, graduate student work and records, photographs, awards, memorabilia, and artwork.

Jack A. Marchand papers on the Voyager Project

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 37, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSF 353
Scope and Contents The Jack A. Marchand papers on the Voyager Project (1986-1990; 1 folder) are papers, newsletters, and correspondence Marchand collected as part of the volunteer team for the Voyager Project. Many of Marchand's students at Purdue University wrote reports on the Voyager Project. The papers are organized chronologically.

Jerome Goldman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 461
Scope and Contents The Jerome Goldman papers document Goldman's career as a Purdue University student in Aeronautical Engineering, his service in the United States Army Air Corp and his work afterwards as a pilot for United Air Lines, along with his key role in establishing Purdue Aeronautics Corporation and Purdue Air Lines as chief pilot, director of operations, and later vice president for operations and maintenance. Also included are papers from his work with International Learning Systems, the Federal...

John R. Simmons Student papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 313
Abstract Essays, papers, reports, and test results documenting some of the coursework John Simmons completed while an Aeronautical Engineering student at Purdue from 1950-1954. Also included is the report titled, “Aircraft Powerplant Testing,” by the instructional staff of the Powerplant Division of the School of Aeronautics, Purdue University, 1951, and several Civil Air regulations.

John S. Wright papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 27
Scope and Contents Papers of John Wright, comprised of notebooks, financial records (one ledger and additional receipts), publications, and photographs which document John Wright's time as a student at Purdue University, and material from his career as a botanist and drug inspector for Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Lana Murphy Couch papers

 Collection — Box: 4 boxes
Identifier: MSA 312
Abstract Technical reports, writings, research & work reports, correspondence, photographs, VHS tapes, and material related to award recognition, which document the forty-year NASA career of Lana Murphy Couch.

Len Cormier papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSP 207
Abstract Engineering designs, blueprints, topographical maps, posters, and papers related to Len Cormier's work to design reusable launch vehicles including the Space Van. Includes a scale model of the Space Van.

Lisek Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 27
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three folders which contain an examination book for Accounting 180-B, dated 3/24/48, signed Lisek, Henry J. There is also a class folder for a Descriptive Geometry course, which appears to be another examination. Folder two contains blueprints for the Lisek home, dated 5/3/48, along with a Specification booklet for the house. These were done by the Frank Schutt Engineering Service, Architectural Engineers, 26 West Fifth Avenue, Gary, Indiana. The third folder...

James R. Maris papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 478
Scope and Contents The James R. Maris papers document aspects of the Department of Aviation Technology's administration and teaching. Papers include a 1973 department administrative procedures manual; Professor Maris' course outlines, lectures and notes for Aviation Technology 358, Aviation History class, including lecture overheads which provide historical aircraft images, publications and handbooks on aviation careers, records of Purdue's Aviation Technology Flying Club, including meeting minutes, reports,...

Mary L. Cleave papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 176
Abstract This collections contains 3 binders containing crew reports on Shuttle missions, STS-1,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,41-B,41-C,41-D,41-G,51-A,51-C,51-D,51-F,51-J, and 61-A.  Detailed in these crew reports are the tasks preformed on each mission.

Neil A. Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5
Abstract This collection includes documents, coursework, working papers and subject files, correspondence, writings, speeches, photographs, and newspaper clippings related to Neil A. Armstrong's education, Navy career, training and career as a test pilot and astronaut, his career as a professor of engineering, and roles as advisor and participant for various commissions.

Linda Levy Peck papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 529
Overview The collection contains papers related to the career and various publications of Dr. Linda Levy Peck, a former History Professor at Purdue.

Samuel N. Postlethwait papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 516
Overview Articles, artifacts, audio cassette, historical documents, instruction system design handbooks, manuals, papers, photographs, publications, teaching aids and devices, and teaching methods handbooks, which document the pioneering audio tutorial system of instruction of Professor Samuel N. Postlethwait during the 1960s and early 1970s.

Ralph O. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 180
Abstract Flight logs, aerial photographs and negatives of Northern Indiana farms, churches, schools and businesses, clippings, business records, homemade aerial photography equipment and miscellaneous items used in Indiana pilot Ralph Brown’s aerial photography and survey business. Also includes Brown’s personal journal, which contains stories, including, “My First Solo Flight, and “Flying Dangerous or Not?”

Ralph S. Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 25
Abstract Engineering drawings, articles, papers, newspaper clippings, awards, honorary Doctorate of Engineering from Purdue University, memoirs and biographical information, along with photographs, albums and scrapbooks which document the pioneering aviation career of Ralph S. Johnson.

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