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Richard Allenby papers

MS-1024
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1024

Description

The papers of Richard Allenby contain photographs, mission reports, technical reports, transparencies, illustrations, writings, press material and maps related to NASA's programs of satellite weather exploration (Nimbus, ESSA, and Tiros), Lunar Orbiters, Surveyor, and Rangers satellites as well as the Gemini and Apollo moon missions. The material focuses primarily on lunar photography and of photography in and from space including synoptic weather photography. Some early photographs of Mars taken by the Mariner Satellites are also included.

Dates

  • 1965 - 1974

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Extent

5 linear ft. (4 boxes)

Overview

Richard J. Allenby (1923-2017), NASA director of Manned Space Science. Dartmouth College Class of 1944. The collection contains , photographs, illustrations, technical reports, mission reports, and programs of the NASA manned and unmanned space programs.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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