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Ellen Ochoa Innovative Lives Presentation

Topic:
Innovative Lives Program (NMAH public program series)
Interviewee:
Ochoa, Ellen, Dr., 1958-  Search this
Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.  Search this
Names:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Extent:
0.75 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Lectures
Slides
Videotapes
Date:
1996/09/24
Scope and Contents:
Original master and reference videos documenting children's program by Dr. Ellen Ochoa. Dr. Ellen Ochoa discusses her role as an inventor, scientist, and astronaut at NASA.
Arrangement:
Divided into 3 series: 1. Original videos; 2. Master videos; 3. Reference videos.
Biographical / Historical:
Dr. Ochoa was born in Los Angeles, Calif. B.S. in physics, San Diego State, 1975; master's and doctorate in electrical engineering, Stanford University, 1981 and 1985. Dr. Ochoa holds three patents in the field of optical processing and has worked as a research scientist at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) since 1988. In 1990 she became the first Hispanic woman astronaut selected by NASA. In April 1993, Ochoa flew as a mission specialist on the space shuttle Discovery.
Provenance:
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution Department of History. Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, 12th St. and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions. Signed copies of releases on file.
Topic:
Astronauts -- 1990-2000  Search this
Astronautics -- 1990-2000  Search this
Electric engineering -- 1980-2000  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- 1950-2000  Search this
Inventions -- 1980-2000  Search this
Inventors -- 20th century  Search this
Space flight -- 1990-2000  Search this
Women inventors  Search this
Women inventors -- 20th century  Search this
Space shuttles -- 1990-2000  Search this
Genre/Form:
Lectures -- 1990-2000
Slides
Videotapes -- 1990-2000
Citation:
Ellen Ochoa Innovative Lives Presentation, 1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0595
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Ellen Ochoa Innovative Lives Presentation
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0595

Grant Records

Creator::
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Place:
Mexico
Central America
South America
Caribbean Area
Date:
1995-2007
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Dan Hagedorn documenting grants received for projects related to Latinos in aviation. The records document both the grant process as well as the exhibitions, events, films, and other programs that were funded by the grants, such as the exhibition Arriba!: The History of Flight in Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. Materials include proposals, correspondence, scripts, images, notes, photocopies of articles, pamphlets, clippings, and related materials.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Aeronautical museums  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Museum archives  Search this
Fund accounting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-085, National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division, Grant Records
Identifier:
Accession 08-085
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Grant Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-085

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