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archives-of-the-impossible. Archives of the Impossible

 Record Group
Identifier: archives-of-the-impossible

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Anne and Whitley Strieber Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 702
Overview Contains correspondence, transcripts related to The Communion, and correspondence and reviews of Strieber's other works.
Dates: 1970 - 2016

Brenda Denzler Ufology Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0881
Overview Newsclippings, reports and symposia, pop culture ephemera, book catalogs, and correspondence documenting public interest in ufology in the 1990s and 2000s. Brenda Denzler is the author of a book entitled "Lure of the Edge: Scientific Passions, Religious Beliefs, and the Pursuit of UFOs," published in 2001 by University of California Press.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990s-2000s

Dennis Stillings Bioelectromagnetics, Ufology, and related subjects research papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1035
Overview This collection includes lectures, photographs, correspondence, journals, a newsletter, and custodial documents such as meeting minutes related to projects overseen by Stillings. The bulk of the collection pertains to Stillings' involvement with the group, the Archaeus Project.
Dates: circa 1950-2020

Edwin C. May Laboratories for Fundamental Research papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 773
Overview Documents, reports, and audio-visual materials reflecting the career of Edwin C. May, a nuclear physicist by training, worked as a research scientist on the Cognitive Science Program, better known as Stargate, at Stanford Research Institute and Science Applications International Corporation from 1975 to 1985, and as project director from 1985 to 1995.
Dates: 1974-1995

Jacques Vallee UFO and paranormal phenomena papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 672
Overview The collection includes background files, correspondence, field notes, and press documents collected by Vallee between 1960 and 2015.
Dates: 1960 - 2015

Jeffrey J. Kripal Academic Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 383
Overview The Jeffrey J. Kripal Papers mostly covers Kripal’s tenure at Rice University up to 2015 (and will eventually cover at least up to 2019) but also reaches as far back as 1970. It includes correspondence, unpublished manuscripts, course materials, and on-going research.
Dates: 1970 - 2015

John E. Mack archives

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1066
Overview This material was a part of Dr. John E. Mack's systematic research project at Harvard University through the 1990s to 2004, related to experiences of alien abduction.
Dates: 1970 - 2010

Karen Everett source materials for documentary "AMERICAN VISIONARY: THE STORY OF BARBARA MARX HUBBARD"

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1058
Overview Raw footage of the documentary "American Visionary: The Story of Barbara Marx Hubbard," opening for research Jan. 1, 2025.
Dates: 2004 - 2020; Majority of material found within 2012 - 2018

Larry W. Bryant UFO research collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 915
Scope and Contents The Larry W. Bryant UFO research collection contains personal papers such as correspondence, photographs, and articles written by Larry Bryant, as well as papers from his participation in UFO organizations like MUFON and CAUS, including board meeting minutes, budget notes, and quarterly reports. A large section of the collection is devoted to Bryant’s research into ufology using court cases against the government and Freedom of Information Act requests to obtain files kept from...
Dates: 1920 - 2010

Richard F. Haines Ufology papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0706
Overview The Richard F. Haines Ufology papers includes documents that cover the period between the 1970s and 2010s. It includes personal and professional correspondence, administrative documents of NARCAP and drafts of its research projects, Haines' own drafts and printouts for conference presentations. It also contains a large set of UFO photos with notes and photo analysis, and well as audio tapes with interviews of UFO witnesses, primarily commercial and military pilots.
Dates: 1947 - 2015