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Series I: Flight Kit

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to Takao Doi's Rice Flight Kit for Space Shuttle Endeavour materials MS 552



Title: Takao Doi's Rice Flight Kit for Space Shuttle Endeavour
Dates: 2008-2009
Abstract Takao Doi, who received his doctorate from Rice, carried this cloth image of the Orion Nebula on the Unites States Space Shuttle Endeavour mission STS-123. The Endeavour launched at 2:28 a.m. March 11, 2008 from launch pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Doi was a mission specialist on that mission. The image of the Orion Nebula is on a cloth that is 21.5 inches wide by 17 inches high. The cloth is of an unknown material and appears to be printed in color by a computer-generated technique. Also included with the cloth is a NASA certificate of authenticity and a letter from Rice President David Leebron thanking him Doi for his donation. The materials are in good condition. The collection is about 0.05 cubic feet (one over size folder).
Identification: MS 552
Quantity: 0.05 linear ft. (1 folder)
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Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical/Historical note

Takao Doi, who received his doctorate from Rice, carried this cloth image of the Orion Nebula on the Unites States Space Shuttle Endeavour mission STS-123. The Endeavour launched at 2:28 a.m. March 11, 2008 from launch pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Doi was a mission specialist on that mission.

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Scope and Contents

Takao Doi, who received his doctorate from Rice, carried this cloth image of the Orion Nebula on the Unites States Space Shuttle Endeavour mission STS-123. The image of the Orion Nebula is on a cloth that is 21.5 inches wide by 17 inches high. The cloth is of an unknown material and appears to be printed in color by a computer-generated technique. Also included with the cloth is a NASA certificate of authenticity and a letter from Rice President David Leebron thanking him Doi for his donation. The materials are in good condition.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governning Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Takao Doi's Rice Flight Kit for Space Shuttle Endeavour collection, MS 552 must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Doi, Takao
Subjects
Aeronautics.
Astronauts
Manned space flight
Places
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Takao Doi's Rice Flight Kit for Space Shuttle Endeavour, 2008-2009, MS 552 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Flight Kit

map-drawer
34 Cloth image of the Orion Nebula
Letter from Rice President David Leebron
NASA certificate of authentication

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