Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Air and Space Museum. Center for Earth and Planetary Studies
Project Files, 1981-1994
James Ray Zimbelman (1954- ) received his PhD in 1984 in geology from Arizona State University. He spent 1984-1986 at the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston, Texas, and 1986-1987 as a lecturer at the University of Houston, Clear Lake, before joining the staff of the Smithsonian.
These records consist of files of geologist James R. Zimbelman primarily documenting his work at the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies. The records include notes and figures for his talks and papers, correspondence with colleagues, brochures and other material associated with professional conferences, files documenting his work with the Mars Geologic Mappers, computer material concerning mapping of Mars, and records relating to publications. Some material predates his arrival at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM).
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Zimbelman, James R.
- Arizona State University
- University of Houston--Clear Lake
- Lunar and Planetary Institute
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-086, National Air and Space Museum. Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, Project Files