This collection contains research materials collected by individuals hired by NASA to write histories of NASA Ames or its
research and development activities. Included are drafts of monographs, articles, and biographical sketches of personnel,
as well as the materials gathered by the authors during their research. The documentation in this collection covers the history
of NASA Ames from the early 1940s through the early 2000s, and includes information gathered from sources such as oral interviews,
historical collections in the Ames History Archives, the Center's newsletter (Ames "Astrogram"), Ames business units, and
writings and papers by NASA Ames engineers and scientists. The following researchers compiled the materials in this collection:
Edwin P. Hartman, Edith W. Watson, Elizabeth A. Muenger, Glenn E. Bugos, Kristen Edwards, Karen Dunn-Haley, and James N. Anderson.