Display Status This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage. Identifier

NASM.1999.0029

Creator

Enkenhus, Kurt

Date

1957-1961

Provenance

John Anderson, Aero, gift, 1999, 1999-0029, unknown

Extent

1.88 Cubic feet ((4 flatboxes))

Restrictions

No restrictions on access

Type

Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Clippings

Scrapbooks

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of ten scrapbooks created by Dr. Kurt Enkenhus, who was director of the Aerodynamics Department at the Naval Ordnance Lab and a Professor at the von Karmen Institute, Brussels, Belgium. The scrapbooks, containing newspaper and magazine articles from a variety of American sources, document the space race between the Soviet Union and the United States. The scrapbooks also contain a small amount of articles on general US foreign policy and domestic issues.

Genre/Form

Clippings

Scrapbooks

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

Topics Space race
Astronautics
Astronautics and state
Cold War
Manned space flight
International relations

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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