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Fritz Karl Pauli Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-77

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1950 - 2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research in the Archives & Special Collections reading room. Handling guidelines and use restrictions will be communicated and enforced by archives staff members.

Conditions Governing Use

This material may be protected under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S. Code) which governs the making of photocopies or reproductions of copyrighted materials. You may use the digitized material for private study, scholarship, or research. Though the University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives and Special Collections has physical ownership of the material in its collections, in some cases we may not own the copyright to the material. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in our collections.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

Fritz Karl Pauli (1891-1968) was a German engineer specializing in developing propulsion systems. He worked as part of the V-2 rocket team under Wernher von Braun during the Second World War. After the Allied Victory, Pauli resided in East Germany until such time as he left for France, and from there, the United States of America. In the U.S., Pauli settled in Huntsville, Alabama, as part of Von Braun’s NASA rocket team, contributing to the American victory in the space race against the USSR.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Charles Lundquist, 2013.

Processing Information

Collections are processed to a variety of levels, depending on the work necessary to make them usable, their perceived research value, the availability of staff, and competing priorities. The library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections as they are acquired, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.

Creator

Source

Author
Matthew Johnson
Date
2018-04-13
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
M. Louis Salmon Library
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899 Alabama 35899 United States of America
256-824-6526