Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-
Michael J. Neufeld Papers, 1989-2008
This accession consists of documentation of the professional activities of Michael J. Neufeld, including presentations, papers, and articles. Neufeld held several fellowships with the Smithsonian Institution from 1988 through 1990. In 1990, he was hired as a curator by the National Air and Space Museum, first in the Department of Aeronautics, which became the Aeronautics Division in 1997, and then in the Space History Division in 1999. Much of the research documented in this accession relates to Wernher von Braun, German and then American rocketeer and space administrator. Materials include correspondence, notes, papers, articles, presentations, meeting materials, images, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 3/15/2011 deed of gift; 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.
- Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-
- Von Braun, Wernher, 1912-1977
- National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Aeronautics Division
- National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Department of Aeronautics
- National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Space History Division
- Smithsonian Institution
- Learning and scholarship
- Lectures and lecturing
- Museum curators
- Astronautics and state
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-136, Michael J. Neufeld Papers