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United States Space Program Oral History Collection [Kapp]

Creator:
Kapp, Michael  Search this
Names:
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Project Gemini (U.S.)  Search this
Project Mercury (U.S.)  Search this
Kapp, Michael  Search this
Extent:
30.01 Cubic feet (44 legal document boxes; 9 letter document boxes; 8 audio boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Outer space -- Exploration
Outer space -- Exploration -- United States
Date:
1939-1977 and undated
Summary:
This collection consists of reel to reel audio tapes relating to the United States space program. The material includes recordings of events, missions, press conferences, and other happenings from the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of a unique group of sound recordings collected by Michael Kapp, constituting an oral history of the U.S. space program from its theoretical beginnings through Apollo 13. Some recordings relating to foreign space programs are also included. The tape collection represents thousands of hours of recordings that were assembled over six years, including blockhouse recordings, launch sounds, telemetry, air-to-ground mission recordings, press conferences, and briefings. Space programs represented include Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, and various satellite programs. Recordings include interviews and mission commentary of numerous astronauts, as well as media figures, U.S. Presidents, Congressional leaders, and scientists.
Arrangement:
This collection is arranged in two series:

1. Audio

2. Transcripts

The audio is organized in boxes and identified by the identification number assigned by Kapp. The transcripts are arranged by mission.
Biographical / Historical:
Michael Kapp was the producer of the Bill Dana "Jose Jimenez in Orbit" record album in the 1960s and provider of many of the music tapes broadcast to the Gemini crews from mission control.
Provenance:
Michael Kapp, Gift, 1969, NASM.XXXX.0138
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Topic:
Astronautics  Search this
Manned space flight  Search this
Astronauts  Search this
Launch vehicles (Astronautics)  Search this
Artificial satellites  Search this
Citation:
United States Space Program Oral History Collection [Kapp], Acc. NASM.XXXX.0138, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0138
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United States Space Program Oral History Collection [Kapp]
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0138

We reach the moon

Author:
Wilford, John Noble  Search this
Subject:
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
352 p. illus., ports. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Space flight to the moon  Search this
Call number:
TL799.W6 W5X 1969n
TL799.W6 W5X 1969n
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_2558

Apollo's legacy perspectives on the moon landings Roger D. Launius

Author:
Launius, Roger D., http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79141548 http://viaf.org/viaf/34671725/  Search this
Subject:
Project Apollo (U.S.) History  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.) http://id.worldcat.org/fast/fst00610722  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 239 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Outer space
Date:
2019
Topic:
Space flight to the moon--History  Search this
Space race--History  Search this
Exploration of outer space  Search this
Space flight to the moon  Search this
Space race  Search this
Apollo-Programm  Search this
Mondlandung  Search this
Exploration  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112641

James Ludlow Decker (d. 2006)

Subject:
Decker, James Ludlow d. 2006  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Moon
Topic:
Aerospace engineering  Search this
Exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0945]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_296709

Apollo Lunar Module

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 1, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-10-1]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392294

Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 30, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-113-1]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392295

Control and Display Console of Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 30, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-113-2]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392296

Umbrella-Type Device from Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 30, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-113-3]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392297

Wheels and Suspension of Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 30, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-113-4]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392298

Spacecraft Lunar Module LM-2

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
March 1972
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Space vehicles  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-4528]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_393067

Spacecraft Lunar Module LM-2

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Color transparencies
Date:
1972
March 1972
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Space vehicles  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-4528]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_393068

Ursula B. Marvin Papers, 1926-2007

Creator:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Subject:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
10.5 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Scrapbooks
Clippings
Manuscripts
Sketches
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Art objects
Place:
Moon
Date:
1926
1926-2007
Topic:
Women scientists  Search this
Geology  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Planets--Geology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-060
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_370703

Honeysuckle creek the story of Tom Reid, a little dish and Neil Armstrong's first step / Andrew Tink

Author:
Tink, Andrew http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2009055153 http://viaf.org/viaf/103762334  Search this
Subject:
Reid, Tom http://viaf.org/viaf/43311419  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85308634  Search this
Physical description:
264 pages 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Australia
Australian Capital Territory
Date:
2018
Topic:
Engineers  Search this
Earth stations (Satellite telecommunication)  Search this
Tracking (Engineering)  Search this
Space flight to the moon  Search this
Australian  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114661

Dear Neil Armstrong letters to the first man on the moon from all mankind / [edited by] James R. Hansen

Editor:
Hansen, James R http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/edt http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85374456 http://viaf.org/viaf/33461864  Search this
Author:
Armstrong, Neil 1930-2012 Correspondence Selections http://viaf.org/viaf/111826406  Search this
Host institution:
Purdue University Archives and Special Collections http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2019046563 http://viaf.org/viaf/105156563465723241245  Search this
Subject:
Armstrong, Neil 1930-2012 http://viaf.org/viaf/111826406  Search this
Armstrong, Neil 1930-2012 http://viaf.org/viaf/111826406  Search this
Barron Hilton Flight and Space Exploration Archives http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2019046578  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85308634  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 358 pages 24 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Influence
Personal correspondence
Place:
United States
Date:
2020
Topic:
Astronauts  Search this
Fan mail  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114385

Spacecraft Lunar Module LM-2

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color slides; 35mm;
Type:
Color transparencies
Date:
1972
March 1972
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Space vehicles  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-4528]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_392620

Scientific Study of Moon Rock Exhibit

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
October 5, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Lunar petrology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-1656]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394886

Scientific Study of Moon Rock Exhibit

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
October 5, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Lunar petrology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-1657]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394887

Scientific Study of Moon Rock Exhibit

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
October 5, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Lunar petrology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-1658]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394888

Scientific Study of Moon Rock Exhibit

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
October 5, 1971
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Lunar petrology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-1659]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394889

Arrival and Unpacking of Apollo Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) to the Arts and Industries Building

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
July 30, 1971
Topic:
Lunar surface vehicles  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-2125]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394964

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