Webb, James E. (James Edwin), 1906-

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Government official and businessman.

From the description of Letter : Washington, D.C., to Mattie U. Russell, 1976 Sept. 22. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 26997249

James Edwin Webb (1906-1992), lawyer and government official, was the Director of the Bureau of the Budget from 1946 to 1949, Under Secretary of State from 1949 to 1952, and Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration from 1961 to 1968.

From the description of Webb, James E. (James Edwin), 1906-1992 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10572810

Government official, businessman, and lawyer; administrator NASA, 1961-1968.

From the description of Papers, 1928-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122521254

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf James Webb Papers. 1961 - 1963. News Clippings Related to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
creatorOf General Records of the Department of State. 1763 - 2002. Correspondence Files with State Department Personnel
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. Response to draft position paper NASA / CIT/JPL relationships : memo to Mr. Hilburn, 1963 Aug 19. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Recordings and Transcripts of Telephone Conversations and Meetings. 11/22/1963 - 1/3/1969. John F. Kennedy Assassination Related Recordings and Transcripts. 11/22/1963 - 3/28/1967. LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, James Webb, 4:35P
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. Ranger History, Caltech / JPL/Nasa relations : letter to R. Cargill Hall, 1975 Jan 20. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Hawaii. Office of the Governor. Records of Governor John Burns, 1962-1974. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. NASA / JPL relations : memo to Homer E. Newell, 1964 Nov 28. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Webb, James E., 1906-1992. Creation of manned spaceflght study group : letter to Floyd L. Thompson, Director Langley Research Center, 1968 Jan 6. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. William H. Pickering Speech Reference Collection, 1959-1974. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Murray, Bruce C., 1931-. Planetary Exploration study group : correspondence and draft reports, 1964 Nov 19 to 1965 Sept 24. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Beckman, Arnold O. Congratulations on a successful Ranger 7 flight and advice to postpone signing a new contract : letter to James Webb NASA, 1964 Jul 31. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf James Webb Papers. 1961 - 1963. Day Files
referencedIn Papers of Drew Pearson. 1915 - 1969. Files from the Merry-Go-Round Farm
referencedIn Records of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 1903 - 2006. Historical Photograph Files
creatorOf Papers of John F. Kennedy: President's Office Files. 1/20/1961 - 11/22/1963. Papers of President Kennedy: Presidents Office Files: Special Correspondence. 1/20/1961 - 11/22/1963. Papers of President Kennedy: Presidents Office Files: Special Correspondence: Johnson, Lyndon B.. 1/1961 - 5/1961. Recommendations For Our National Space Program: Changes, Policies, Goals
creatorOf Aigrain, P. (Pierre). International Science and Technology Journal interviews, 1962-1967. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn JOHN GLENN PRESS CONFERENCE United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Recordings and Transcripts of Telephone Conversations and Meetings. 11/22/1963 - 1/3/1969. John F. Kennedy Assassination Related Recordings and Transcripts. 11/22/1963 - 3/28/1967. LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, James Webb, 4:50P
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. PRESIDENT KENNEDY'S TOUR AT CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA
creatorOf General Records of the Department of State. 1763 - 2002. Correspondence Files with Non-State Department Personnel
referencedIn Mueller, G. E. (George Edwin), 1918-. G.E. Mueller papers, 1876-1997 (bulk 1935-1995). Library of Congress
creatorOf Webb, James E., 1906-1992. Aeronautical and astronautical events of 1961 : NASA report to congress, 1962 Jun 7. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. Ranger manuscript : letter to R. Cargill Hall, 1975 Jul 11. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Project Mercury -- First U.S. Man in Orbit United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Southwest Region
referencedIn Selby, Barbara. NASA Administrators, ca. 1983. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. Space History Interview Project, (ca. 1985-1995). American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. ASTRONAUTS RECEIVE COLLIER TROPHY
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. CAPTAIN VIRGIL I. GRISSOM RECEIVES GENERAL WHITE TROPHY, WASHINGTON, D.C
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. Caltech / JPL Effort on Martian Exploration and Voyager Missions : letter to Lee DuBridge, 1965 Mar. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Records of the U.S. Information Agency. 1900 - 2003. Audio Recordings. 1942 - 1999. PROJECT MERCURY, ORBITAL FLIGHT
referencedIn Harry S. Truman Library Oral History Collection. 1960 - 2005. Oral History Interviews. 1960 - 2005. Oral History Interview with the Truman White House Staff (Charles S. Murphy, Richard E. Neustadt, David H. Stowe, and James E. Webb)
referencedIn Robert Watts Hudgens Papers, 1925-1973 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. The Space Astronomy Oral History Project, 1981-1986. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
James Webb Papers
referencedIn National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. The Glennan-Webb-Seamans Project for Research in Space History, 1985-1990. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Webb, James E., 1906-1992. Floyd L. Thompson new Assistant to the Administrator : announcement, 1968 Feb 15. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf White House Central Files (Johnson Administration). 11/22/1963 - 1/20/1969. White House Subject Files on Outer Space
creatorOf General Records of the Department of State. 1763 - 2002. General Correspondence Files
referencedIn Papers, ca.1905-1989 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Records of the U.S. Information Agency. 1900 - 2003. Audio Recordings. 1942 - 1999. YEAR IN SPACE, 1961
creatorOf Webb, James E. (James Edward), 1906-. Papers, 1928-1976. American Institute of Physics
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. JAMES S. MCDONNELL RECEIVES THE COLLIER TROPHY, WASHINGTON, D.C. D.C.
creatorOf Recordings and Transcripts of Telephone Conversations and Meetings. 11/22/1963 - 1/3/1969. John F. Kennedy Assassination Related Recordings and Transcripts. 11/22/1963 - 3/28/1967. LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, James Webb, 1:20P
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. NASA plans for JPL land use : letter to Theodore W. Johnson, 1924 May 26. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Harry S. Truman Library Oral History Collection. 1960 - 2005. Oral History Interviews. 1960 - 2005. Oral History Interview with the Truman White House Staff (Charles S. Murphy, Richard E. Neustadt, David H. Stowe, and James E. Webb)
referencedIn Gardner, Oliver Max, 1882-1947. Oliver Max Gardner papers, 1892-1966. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn JOHN GLENN PRESS CONFERENCE United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. Maj Leroy G. Cooper receives award and addresses Congress, Washington, DC
creatorOf Webb, James E. 1906-1992. Concern over using a contractor to provide management for JPL : memo to Mr. Hilburn, 1963 Nov 12. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Webb, James E., 1906-1992. Acceptance of report of the Post-Apollo Advisory Group : memorandum for Dr. Floyd, L. Thompson, 1968 Jul 25. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Webb, James E. (James Edwin), 1906-1992. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Mattie U. Russell, 1976 Sept. 22. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn MECURY SPACECRAFT 7 MR-3 ON BOARD PERISCOPE FOOTAGE, AND ASTRONAUT SHEPARD PAST MISSION ACTIVITY United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf James E. Webb Papers. 1928 - 1986. Subject Files
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. MAJOR COOPER'S MA-9 FLIGHT
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. Astronaut Malcolm S. Carpenter receives NASA DSM, Patrick AFB and Cape Canaveral, Florida
creatorOf Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. William H. Pickering Speech Collection, 1955-1975. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Official Files (Truman Administration). 1945 - 1953. Official Files . 1945 - 1953. Official File 1285. 7/1947 - 1/1953. Letter from James Webb to M. C. Latta
creatorOf Recordings and Transcripts of Telephone Conversations and Meetings. 11/22/1963 - 1/3/1969. White House Telephone Recordings and Transcripts. 11/22/1963 - 1/3/1969. LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Harry Truman, 6:43P
referencedIn FLIGHT OF SIGMA 7 IN RETROSPECT United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Photographs Relating to Agency Activities, Facilities and Personnel, 1960 - 1991 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn G. E. Mueller Papers, 1876-1997, (bulk 1935-1995) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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associatedWith Beckman, Arnold O. person
associatedWith California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith California Institute of Technology. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith Dubridge, Lee A., 1901-1994. person
associatedWith Emme, Eugene Morlock, person
associatedWith Gardner, Oliver Max, 1882-1947. person
associatedWith Hawaii. Office of the Governor. corporateBody
associatedWith Hudgens, Robert Watts, 1896-1973 person
associatedWith Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Mueller, G. E. (George Edwin), 1918- person
associatedWith Murray, Bruce C., 1931- person
associatedWith National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. corporateBody
associatedWith National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. corporateBody
associatedWith National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. corporateBody
associatedWith Newell, Homer E. Jr. 1915-1983. person
associatedWith Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. person
associatedWith RUTH BALDWIN (COWAN) NASH, 1901-1993 person
associatedWith Selby, Barbara. person
associatedWith Sperry Gyroscope Company, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Langley Research Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Williams, James Thomas, 1881-1969. person
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Disrict of Columbia--Washington
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History
Ranger project :
Land use
contract management
Voyager 1 spacecraft
personnel
Cooperation
Editors
Air mail service
Aeronautics
Organization
Mars exploration
Manned space flight
Voyager 2 spacecraft
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Birth 1906-10-07

Death 1992-03-27

Birth 1906

English

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