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American Rocket Society, 1929-1971
Collection Description & Creator Information
The G. Edward Pendray Papers consist of correspondence, notes, memoranda, drafts, reports, photographs, and printed material related to Pendray's career in public relations. The papers also document his life-long interest and involvement in aeronautics and astronautics. Also included are correspondence and published writings related to Leatrice M. Pendray's career as a syndicated columnist.
Please see series descriptions in contents list for additional information about individual series.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Duplicates of Pendray's book Time Capsule were separated from the collection in 2008.
These papers were processed with an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Access to the lantern slides in Boxes 100-107 is restricted due to their fragility. Though digitization may not be possible for every slide, researchers may make requests to digitize material according to Mudd Library's policy on digitization of photographs
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.
- Special Requirements for Access:
33 1/3 rpm and 78 rpm 10" acetates of radio interviews are located in Box 67. Access to this material follows Mudd Manuscript Library policy for preservation and access to audiovisual materials. Analog formats need to be converted to a digital format at the patron's expense before a reproduction can be made.
- Credit this material:
American Rocket Society; G. Edward Pendray papers, MC105, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Boxes 6-17; 19-20; 100-107