Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Project Files, circa 1999-2007
This accession consists of records documenting the management of a project to preserve artifacts from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Project Apollo. The project, which was primarily funded with a Save America's Treasures grant, included space suits and the Saturn V rocket. Allan A. Needell, Curator, served as the Contracting Officer's Technical Representative for the contracts associated with the project. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, specifications, reports, contracts, change orders, agreements, submittals, technical drawings, test analysis results, cost estimates, budget documents, fund raising information, grant proposals, presentations, images, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 1/18/2013 memorandum, Wright to Needell; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Needell, Allan A.
- Save America's Treasures (Organization)
- Project Apollo (U.S.)
- United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- Astronautical museums
- Aeronautical museums
- Space suits
- Space flight
- Museums -- Collection management
- Museum conservation methods
- Saturn launch vehicles
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Black-and-white photographs
- Black-and-white transparencies
- Color photographs
- Electronic records
- Compact discs
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-081, National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division, Project Files