Beyond the Atmosphere: Early Years of Space Science

 

[476-477] Chapter 15 Source Notes

 

1. William H. Pickering, "History of the Juno Cluster System," chap. 12 in Ernst Stuhlinger et al., eds., Astronautical Engineering and Science from Peenerniinde to Planetary Space (New York. McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1963), pp. 204-14; Jane Van Nimmen and Leonard C. Bruno with Robert L. Rosholt, NASA Historical Data Book, 1938-1968, vol. 1, NASA Resources, NASA SP-4012 (Washington, 1976), p. 456.

2. Van Nimmen et al., NASA Resources, p. 456.

3. Ibid., pp. 454-72; Clayton R. Koppes, History of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in preparation. See also R. Cargill Hall, Lunar Impact: The History of Project Ranger, NASA SP-4210 (Washington, 1977); Erasmus Kloman, Unmanned Space Project Management: Surveyor and Lunar Orbiter, NASA SP-4901 (Washington, 1972); Jet Propulsion Laboratory staff, Mariner. Mission to Venus (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1963); Stewart A. Collins, The Mariner 6 and 7 Pictures Of Mars, NASA SP-263 (Washington, 1971); William K. Hartmann and Odell Raper with cooperation of Mariner 9 Science Experiment Team, The New Mars: The Discoveries of Mariner 9, NASA SP-337 (Washington, 1974).

4. W. H. Pickering to Homer E. Newell, 30 Aug. 1978, NF40.

5. T. Keith Glerman to Newell, 25 July 1978, comments on draft Newell MS., NF40.

6. NASA contract NASW-6 with California Institute of Technology, 1 May 1959, pt. 1, art. 1, sec. a; NASA contract NAS7-100 with Cal Tech, 1 Jan. 1962, pt. 1, art. 1. sec. (b)(1.), files of Institutional Operations Div., Office of Management Operations, NASA Hq.

7. Glennan to Newell, 25 July 1978 and 2 Jan. 1979, NF40.

8. Stuhlinger et al., Astronautical Engineering and Science, p. 204.

9. Author's notebook, 12 Jan. 1959, NF28.

10. Jet Propulsion Laboratory contract 950056 with Hughes Aircraft Co., 1 Mar. 1961.

11. Glennan to Newell, 25 July 1978, NF40.

12. Richard E. Homer to William Pickering, 16 Dec. 1959, NF11 (163), NF15(251), Abe Silverstein to Pickering, 21 Dec. 1959; Newell, trip rpt. on visit to Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 28 Dec. 1959. rpt. dated 30 Dec. 1959- NF11(163), NF15(251).

13. Pickering to Silverstein, 17 Dec. 1959, NF15(251).

14. Pickering to Newell, 22 Mar. 1960, NF11(163).

15. Glennan to Newell, 25 July 1978, NF40.

16. Author's notebook, 5 Oct. 1962, NF28.

17. JPL staff, Mariner. Mission to Venus, Irl Newlan, First to Venus: The Story of Mariner II (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1963). Hall, Lunar Impact. pp. 81-255.

18. Author's notebook, 5 Oct. 1962, NF28.

19. Author's notebook, 23 Oct. 1963, NF28.

20. Newell to Edgar M. Cortright, 24 Dec. 1963; Newell, rpt. of phone conversation with Pickering. 24 Dec. 1963: NF12(183).

21. Hall, Lunar Impact, p. 237.

22. George P. Miller to Newell, 5 Feb. 1964; Newell to Pickering, 14 Feb. 1964: NF12(184).

23. NASA Announcement 64-27, "Establishment of the Ranger VI Review Board, 3 Feb. 1964," JPLHF 2-1811: R. Cargill Hall, Project Ranger: A Chronology, JPL/HR-2 (Pasadena, Apr. 1971), p. 431.

24. House Committee on Science and Astronautics, Investigation of Project Ranger, hearings before Subcommittee on NASA Oversight, 88th Cong., 2d sess., 27 Apr-4 May 1964.

25. Pickering to Newell, 30 Aug. 1978, NF40.

26. Author's notebook, 16 June 19FY4, NF28.

27. Newell to Pickering, 13 July 1964. NF12(185).

28. Newell to Pickering. 14 July 1964, NF12(185); Newell rpt. of conference with Lee DuBridge. 14 Sept. 1964, RG 255, Acc. 72A070, Box 9.

29. NASA contract NAS7-100 with California Institute of Technology, Mod. 10, approved 16 Dec. 1964; Inst. Ops. Div., NASA. See NASA Contract Briefing Memo, contract NAS7-100 with Cal Tech, 12 Jan. 1965, NF40.

30. Transcript of Ranger 7 press conference, 31 July 1964, NF18(353); summary of presidential briefing on Ranger 7, 1 Aug. 1964, NF2(37); House of Representatives, Congressional Record, 88th Cong., 2d sess., 11 Aug. 1964, pp. 18370-73. NF18(353).

31. NASA, Office of Space Science and Applications, Lunar and Planetary Div., Surveyor Program, Surveyor Program Results, NASA SP-184 (Washington. 1969).

32. Gregg Mamikunian to Newell, 26 May 1966, NF14(202).

33. Draft Evaluation Report on Cal Tech/JPL, 16 June 1965, NF12(186).

34. John E. Naugle to Richard McCurdy et al., 27 Sept. 1971, with encl.: "JPL Performance Evaluation for the Period 1 January through 30 June 1971," NF40; a complete copy is in files of Office of Tracking and Data Acquisition.


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