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      June 18, 2019

      Tuesday   1:00 PM

      610 Purdue Mall
      West Lafayette, Indiana 47907

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      Apollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil Armstrong Papers Exhibit

      Event DetailsGo BackApollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil Armstrong Papers ExhibitStart Date: 6/18/2019Start Time: 1:00 PMEnd Date: 6/18/2019End Time: 4:30 PMThis event recurs on a custom schedule.   Click here to see the series dates.
      Event Description:

      Exhibit of selected documents and artifacts from the Neil Armstrong papers July 20, 2019, marks the 50th anniversary of the first manned spaceflight that landed on the moon.

      To commemorate Purdue alumnus Neil A. Armstrong's and humanity's first step on the lunar surface, the Purdue Archives and Special Collections presents "Apollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil Armstrong Papers." The exhibit opens Monday, March 18 and runs through Friday, August 16, 2019 and is free and open to the public. Contact Purdue Archives and Special Collections for hours at  (765) 494-2839.
        Armstrong's papers are a collection in the Barron Hilton Flight and Space Exploration Archives in the Purdue Archives and Special Collections, a division of Purdue University Libraries. (See http://earchives.lib.purdue.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/pualumni/id/36/rec/13 for the photograph of Armstrong featured in the e-Archives.)

      More information about the Purdue Archives and Special Collections is available at www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol.

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      Purdue Archives and Special Collections Location:
      Humanities, Social Science, and Education (HSSE) Library, 4th floor
      504 W. State Street
      West Lafayette, IN 47907
      Contact Information:
      Name: Tracy Grimm, Associate Head of Archives and Special Collections and Barron Hilton Archivist for Flight and Space Exploration
      Phone: (765) 494-2839
      Email: grimm3@purdue.edu
      Contact Information:
      Name: Tracy Grimm, Associate Head of Archives and Special Collections and Barron Hilton Archivist for Flight and Space Exploration
      Phone: (765) 494-2839
      Email: grimm3@purdue.edu

      Categories: University & Alumni

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