Reference numberMS/926/5/10
TitlePapers relating to Apollo 17 lunar sample analysis, collected by Colin Pillinger
DateOctober 1972 - January 1978
DescriptionApollo 17 was the final manned mission to the lunar surface carried out by NASA in December 1972, and the only one to include a scientist as part of the crew; Harrison H Schmitt, Lunar Module Pilot, was a geologist.

Contains the following files:
Correspondence and papers relating to Apollo 17 lunar sample allocation and transfer, collected by Colin Pillinger
Correspondence and papers relating to Apollo 17 lunar sample type, transfer, and processing, collected by Colin Pillinger
Printed material relating to the processing of Apollo 17 lunar samples, collected by Colin Pillinger
Extent3 files
Physical description3 folders
Access statusOpen
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