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BOX 40-45 Subject File, 1949-1968
Subject correspondence sent and received; organizational minutes, reports, and printed matter; personnel forms; bibliographies; notes; and miscellaneous material.
Arranged alphabetically according to subject matter and chronologically therein.
BOX 40 Alabama's World Fair Commission, 1962
Alabama State Fair Exhibit, 1961
American Rocket Society
1954-Apr. 1958
(4 folders)
BOX 41 May 1958-1960
(6 folders)
BOX 42 Photocopies, 1952-1957
American Ballistic Missile Agency, 1958-1961
Astronautica Acta, 1954-1958
A. V. Grosse Action, launching a satellite, 1951-1957
Bibliographies of Von Braun's writings
Calculations for moon book
Colliers, 1951-1953 See also Oversize
(2 folders)
Congress and the space program
(2 folders)
BOX 43 1965-1966
(2 folders)
Dedication of Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala., thank-you letters, 1960
German correspondence
General, 1949-1954
(2 folders)
Gesellschaft für Weltraumforschung, 1950-1953
(2 folders)
German personnel, 1952
Guided missile development, miscellaneous declassified material, 1952-1965
BOX 44 Mercury flight, congratulations, 1961
Mercury-Redstone 3, congratulations, 1961
Mercury-Redstone 5, congratulations, 1961
National Aeronautics and Space Administration conferences, 1961-1963
Office notes, memoranda, drafts, etc., 1963-1968
Press relations, 1958-1960
(3 folders)
Publications, correspondence concerning
BOX 45 1954-1956
Ranger 7-9 lunar flights
(3 folders)
Saturn rocket, congratulations, 1961
Saturn C-1 launching, invitations, 1962
Steuben Society of America, 1960-1961
Symposium on air travel in thirty years, 1955
Thiel, Adolph K., dissertation
BOX 46-52 Speeches and Writings, 1934-1969
Handwritten, typewritten, near-print, printed, and photocopies of speeches and writings by Von Braun and others.
Arranged chronologically, with longer and undated book and article drafts placed alphabetically by title near the end of the series, followed by speeches and writings by others arranged chronologically.
BOX 46 1947-Apr. 1959
(9 folders)
BOX 47 May 1959-Aug. 1961
(10 folders)
BOX 48 Sept. 1961-June 1968
(7 folders)
BOX 49 July 1968-1969, undated
(5 folders)
“Across the Moon”
BOX 50 Conquest of the Moon
The Exploration of Mars
“First Flight to the Moon”
(4 folders)
The Mars Project
BOX 51 Handwritten draft of the scientific appendix
“Raketentechnik and Raumfahrtforschung,” Ph. D. dissertation, 1934
“Voyage to Mars”
“Voyage to the Moon”
BOX 52 By others, 1962-1965
(3 folders)
BOX 52-57 Miscellany, 1796-1968
Assorted vellum diplomas, loose clippings, and photocopies of Von Braun's scrapbooks.
Clippings chronologically arranged by year; scrapbooks arranged in rough chronological sequence.
BOX 52 Assorted vellum diplomas, 1796-1823
Clippings, 1934-1968
(3 folders)
Citations and awards (photocopies), 1952-1961
German items (photocopies), 1928-1933
Programs (photocopies), 1957-1961
University degrees (photocopies), 1958-1959
BOX oversize: 53 Colliers rocket drawings, 1951-1953 (Container 42)
Awards and photocopies of awards
Rocketry, 1930-1934
German scientists come to America, 1945-1952
Rocketry, 1946-1949
BOX oversize: 54 Rocket to the moon, 1948-1955
Space flight campaign, 1949-1954
Rocket research center started at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, Ala., 1950-1952
BOX oversize: 55 Peenemünde in U.S.A., 1950
Practicality of space flight, 1952-1956
Immigration to the United States, 1963
BOX oversize: 56 Space flight, 1953-1956
Space exploration, 1953-1954
BOX oversize: 57 International Geophysical Year Project, 1955-1957
Missiles, 1956
United States Army-Jupiter, 1956-1958
BOX 58-61 Addition, 1913-1970
BOX 58 General Correspondence, 1953-1969
Photocopies of letters, memoranda, and notes sent and received.
Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
BOX 58 1953-1969, A-Z
BOX 58-60 Public Relations Correspondence, 1963-1970
Photocopies of autograph requests and congratulatory letters, mostly pertaining to the Apollo 11 mission.
Arranged by year with additional distinctions between autograph requests, congratulatory letters, and foreign-language letters.
BOX 58 1963-1968
Autograph requests
(2 folders)
Congratulatory letters
(3 folders)
BOX 59 Foreign language letters
(6 folders)
BOX 60 General
(2 folders)
From American citizens
From prominent individuals
1970, autograph requests
BOX 60-61 Subject File, 1959-1969
Photocopies of personnel files, thank-you letters sent to Apollo 11 team members, and photocopies of correspondence and related matter concerning the House Committee on Science and Astronautics.
Arranged alphabetically by title of subject.
BOX 60-61 Apollo 11, thank-you letters sent, 1969
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