Scope and Content
Call Number: SC0173
Seifert, Howard, 1911-1977
Title: Howard Seifert papers
39.5 Linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Stanford, CA 94305-6064
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Gift of Mrs. Howard Seifert, 1977, and administrative transfer, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1979.
Information about Access
Ownership & Copyright
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permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections and University
[Identification of item], Howard Seifert Papers, SC 173, Stanford University Archives, Stanford, Calif.
Howard Seifert, an authority on rocket propulsion of space vehicles, was professor of aeronautics and astronautics at Stanford
from 1960 to 1976. He also directed the Physical Sciences Laboratory at the United Aircraft Corporation (1960-65) and was
president of the American Rocket Society (1960). Before joining the Stanford faculty, he was on the staff at the Jet Propulsion
Laboratory and Space Technology Laboratories and a visiting professor at UCLA.
Scope and Content
Papers include correspondence, photographs, newsclippings, notes, memoranda, reports, reprints, proposals, and class materials
(notes, problems, exams, and reference sources). Some materials pertain to his work with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and
Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.).
Seifert, Howard,, 1911-1977.
Stanford University. Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
United States.. National Aeronautics and Space Administration..