Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Subject Files, 1988-2001
This accession consists of records documenting the research, professional, and programmatic activities of Gregg F. Herken, Senior Historian and Curator, 1988-2003, and Chair, 1988-1996. Herken specialized in military history, especially atomic weapons and the Cold War. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, research files, lecture scripts, grant materials, trip reports, manuscripts, object images, and related materials. The Space History Division was previously named the Department of Space History.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Aeronautical museums
- Astronautical museums
- Museum curators
- Military history
- Military historians
- Nuclear weapons
- Cold War
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-156, National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division, Subject Files