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Aerospace engineering

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: The activity of creating and/or operating hardware within and above the atmosphere. May also refer to "Aeronautical engineering" and "Aeronautics."

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Chesterfield H. Janes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 301
Abstract Apollo era printed materials, artifacts, and photographs related to Janes’ professional career at IBM and also printed materials and artifacts from his student life at Purdue University.

Ernest S. Stoops papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 295
Abstract Collection contains photographs, personal papers, and technical papers documenting the academic and professional career of Ernest S. Stoops, Purdue Class of 1949.

Harold M. DeGroff, Jr. papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSF 477
Abstract Clippings, correspondence, miscellaneous materials and photographs documenting the career of Harold M. DeGroff, Jr.

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.

Larry Gee papers and space memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: MSA 276
Abstract Memorabilia and artifacts such as commemorative space flight flags, shuttle patches, commemorative pins, Columbia commemorative coin, DVDs, astronaut space shuttle crew photographs and various documents from Larry Gee’s 22 year career as an engineer in the aerospace industry.  Gee was involved in work with Space Shuttle main engines, Atlas engines, Delta engines, the International Space Station, THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense) and other space programs.

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.

M. Jeanne Lucke papers

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSP 125
Abstract The papers consist of an Apollo, Pathfinder and 2 Spacelab Mission adhesive patches, photographs with detailed descriptions of rocket launches and photographs of Planet Saturn taken from Voyager, along with a Titan IIIE/Centaur D-1T diagram and description.  These items reflect M. Jeanne Luckes’ twenty years of employment with TRW Systems Group from 1960-1980s. Also included among the items are a Voyager Encounters Jupiter booklet published by the National...

Mark Geyer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 272
Abstract Correspondence, development schedules, meeting minutes and reports, documenting the segment of Mark Geyer’s career at NASA while responsible for integrating the International Space Station operations requirements between NASA, the Russian Space Agency and its contractors to integrate Russian elements into the International Space Station.

Mark K. Craig papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 81
Abstract The Mark K. Craig papers document Craig's 50 year career of technical, programmatic, strategy/policy, institutional, and public engagement contributions to the NASA human space exploration enterprise from Apollo to Lunar/Mars exploration. It includes papers, artifacts, memorabilia, and oral history interviews.

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.

Roger B. Chaffee letter and postcard

 Collection — Box 1/2 letter mss box
Identifier: MSA 282
Abstract Roger Chaffee personally signed letter with letter from Martha Chaffee on reverse, and postcard from Iceland

Totsye Harper Winslow collection on the Curtiss-Wright Cadettes

 Collection — Box Box 1
Identifier: MSA 195
Abstract The collection includes photographs, programs, newsletters, and papers documenting the role and history of the Curtis-Wright Cadettes at Purdue and in the Curtis-Wright Corporation during World War II.

William G. Cowdin papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSA 310
Abstract This collection includes two 8 x 10 photographs taken during a 1961 Dyna-Soar full scale mockup review, Boeing Co., Seattle, 1961. The photos include NASA test pilots and Aerojet project team members; Neil Armstrong, William Dana, James Woods, Henry Gordon, William Knight, and Aerojet program manager and Purdue graduate William Cowdin. Also includes a biographical statement by Cowdin with a description of the pace and culture of the aerospace industry during the 1950s and 1960s, and Gemini and...

Winthrop A. Gustafson papers

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 522
Overview This collection includes photographs of astronauts, mission launch invitations, newsclippings, mission patches, and writings. Many items relate to or are from Purdue astronaut John Blaha. Also included are Purdue University School of Aeronautics and Astronautics alumni newsletters and other publications.  There is an oversized, matted photograph of Earth presented to Dr. Gustafson in gratitude for his work as Co-Op coordinator for the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics.