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The American Rocket Society (ARS), founded in 1930, is a national association of rocket and jet propulsion engineers devoted to the encouragement of research and engineering development of jet propulsion, rockets, and all types of jet-propelled devices. The Reaction Research Society (RRS), formed in 1943, is a nonprofit civilian organization whose purpose is to aid in the development of reaction propulsion and its applications.

Identifier

NASM.XXXX.0182

Creator

Elder, Henry G.

Date

1945-1960

bulk 1953-1957

Provenance

Henry G. Elder, Gift, 1967, XXXX-0182, unknown

Extent

0.55 Cubic feet ((1 records center box))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Publications

Reports

Pamphlets

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of pamphlets, bulletins, reports, and meeting notices from the ARS, RRS, and other rocket societies, compiled by Henry G. Elder.

Genre/Form

Publications

Reports

Pamphlets

Rights

Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

Names

American Rocket Society

Reaction Research Society (U.S.)

Topics Jet propulsion
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Rocketry
Aeronautics
Astronautics

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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