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Hayden Planetarium Interplanetary Reservations

Identifier: DR 194
Scope and Content note This particular collection refers to a promotional strategy implemented by the Hayden Planetarium. In 1949, in order to increase publicity for their space exhibit “Conquest of Space”, the Hayden Planetarium set up an “interplanetary-tour reservations desk” that would take reservations for the first trips into space. The museum promised that the collected names would be turned over to the first organization actually planning interplanetary travel. In addition to the desk at the planetarium,...

Hayden Planetarium materials and scientific publications, undated.

Identifier: DR-H 13
Abstract Academic materials, bulletins, journals, correspondence, summary of annual reports, geological related material, moon maps, newspaper, various published materials.

Hayden Planetarium miscellaneous materials, circa 1990s.

Identifier: DR-H 01
Abstract Assorted magazines, maps, and binders with press materials.

Hayden Planetarium new building visual records, circa 1990s.

Identifier: DR-H 18
Abstract Pictures, documents and illustrations that show the design for the new building.

Hayden Planetarium office files

Identifier: DR-H 22
Scope and Contents Inter-office communications, correspondences, and other files dealing with the programs and other daily work of the Hayden Planetarium. Collection is unprocessed; documents are divided by subject heading and boxes are arranged by year span.

Hayden Planetarium office files, 1975-1998.

Identifier: DR-H 37
Abstract Office files including staff memos, complaints, letters of recommendation for employees, employment inquiries, personnel records, publicity information, conference information, shipping information and sky shows.

Hayden Planetarium office materials, undated.

Identifier: DR-H 26
Abstract Contains a variety of unprocessed office materials including calendars, memos and research statistics. Includes some of the following: yearly calendars, memos, research applications, research statistics, invoices, correspondence, lectures, bills and receipts.

Hayden Planetarium oversized materials, undated.

Identifier: DR-H 45
Abstract Large folders with prints on them.

Hayden Planetarium papers, 1927-1988.

Identifier: DR 192
Abstract Archives from the former Richard S. Perkin Library, Hayden Planetarium. Includes administrative records, staff papers, programs and correspondence. Collections of staff papers from Robert R. Coles, Joseph Miles Chamberlain, Frank H. Forrester, James S. Pickering, Thomas D. Nicholson, Franklyn M. Branley, Kenneth L. Franklin, Mark R. Chartrand and Allen Seltzer.