Tag Archives: Neil Armstrong

“In the Archives” Video Project

This year Special Collections & Archives (SC&A) has been very fortunate to collaborate with students from Wright State University‚Äôs New Media Incubator to create a video series on Miami Valley history using our archival collections. The project would not have happened … Continue reading

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“That’s One Small Step…” Space Collections at SC&A

On July 20, 1969, the world was transfixed as Neil Armstrong and Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin, Jr. started their descent to the Moon surface in the Lunar Module “Eagle.” The third member of the Apollo 11 Mission, Michael Collins, orbited … Continue reading

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Neil Armstrong and Apollo 11

On July 20, 1969 the Apollo 11 spaceflight was successful in landing humans on the moon. As Apollo 11 mission commander and the first person to step on the moon, Neil Armstrong is a held as a national hero. Armstrong … Continue reading

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