University of Texas San Antonio

Inventory of the Schriever Institute Records, 1974-2005 (bulk 1991-2005)

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Schriever Institute.
Title: Schriever Institute Records
Dates: 1974-2005
Creator Abstract: The Schriever Institute is a very small, non-profit, tax exempt Technology assessment and educational organization.
Content Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, reports, publications, presentations, transparencies, briefings and photographs.
Identification: MS 255
Extent: 7 linear feet (7 Boxes)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Historical Note

The Schriever Institute is a very small, non-profit, tax exempt Technology assessment and educational organization founded by Francis X. Kane.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, reports, publications, presentations, transparencies, and photographs.

Organization of Collection

Original Deposit of April 2007 (Acc. 2007-050)
Addition of July 2007 (Acc. 2007-097)


Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Main Campus and must be accessed via the John Peace Library Special Collections reading room. To request access, please use the Collections Request Form.

Usage Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Index Terms

Personal Names
Kane, Francis X.
Schriever Institute.
Space sciences.
Global Positioning System.
Air defenses.
Local Subjects
Science and Technology

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Schriever Institute at the date of accessioning.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Schriever Institute Records, MS 255, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Received from Francis X. Kane in 2007 (Acc. 2007-050 and 2007-097).

Processing Information

More detailed processing is not anticipated at this time.

Preliminary Inventory of the Schriever Institute Records

Original Deposit of April 2007 (Acc. 2007-050)

1 Biography of Francis X. Kane
The Strategic Technological War, 1945-1990

Addition of July 2007 (Acc. 2007-097)

Box Folder
1 1 Space logs
2 Foreign Affairs books
3 Third National Space Symposium notebook
4 Space information booklets
Box Folder
2 1 Papers, Technology, the Infinite Process and the Revolution in Geopolitical Affairs
2 Air force magazines
3 GPS World magazines
4 Space International Technology magazines
5 ESA bulletin, magazine
6 Writer’s Digest, magazine
7 Professional Surveyor magazine
8 Aviation Week and Space Technology magazine
Box Folder
3 1 Transparencies
2 GPS presentations
3 GPS reports and briefings
4 Presentations on spectrum
5 GPS IRT presentations
6 Outline, NAVSTAR Positioning System (GPS) Block IIF
7 Correspondence, reports
8 NASA’s Exploration Architecture
1 Reports
2 Seminar schedules
3 Texas Center for Applied Technology, information packet
4 newsletters
5 Correspondence
6 USAA proposals
7 Issue- management
8 Members and contacts information
9 Presentation affiliation
10 Folder with correspondence and legislative history and statutes
11 Transparencies
12 Various Briefings
13 The President’s Strategic Defense Initiative
14 Special study
15 Space Handbook, vol. 1
16 Space war game papers
17 Space support in the 1990s, photos and transparencies
18 Air Force Space Command
Correspondence, invitations, biographies, Pikes Peak Region & Colorado Springs
19 Presentations/teaching aides
Box Folder
4 1 Tag
2 Correspondence, teaching aides/presentations
3 Correspondence
4 Project Proposal, Emerging Technology Fund RCIC
5 Newsletter, the Foundation vol. 16, no. 2, Spring 2005, photos
6 NASA notes and agendas
7 Studies printed by Scientific American
8 The Irish Sword, The Journal of Military History Society, Ireland; Vol. XVII, Winter 1991, No. 72
9 Business plans
10 NSA project
11 Presentations/teaching aides
12 Schriever Correspondence
13 Correspondence, directory, presentation
14 Report on National Space Policy Enhancing National Security and U.S. Leadership Through Space
15 Case statement
16 SBIR/STTR Conference Houston, April 26,2005
17 NASA grant, May 31, 2005
18 Articles and correspondence
19 GPS information
20 StarBooster presentation
21 Papers/reports/briefings
22 GIA International Association, Membership reports, correspondence,
23 Teaching aides/presentations
24 Correspondence, applications
25 Trademark/Patent information
26 Trademarks
27 Technology strategy
28 Transparencies
29 Articles, teaching aides/presentations
30 Combat Air Forces Concept of Operations for NCCT, articles and reports
31 Unanswered RFI
32 Transparencies
33 International Aerospace and Defense Research Study
34 The Shield, Vol. XVI, no. 2, July/August 1999
35 National Missile Defense Roadmap, assessment report, October 1, 1999
36 Space Warfare, 1997
37 Presentation material/teaching aides
38 Transparencies, presentations
Box Folder
5 1 Lectures
2 Transparencies
3 Correspondence
4 Options for Cooperative Missile Defense by J. Albaugh, June 15, 2000
5 Presentations and report
6 Transparencies
7 Articles, reports, Air Force magazine, The Shield newsletters
8 Reports, correspondence and contracts, user manual
9 Articles, reports
10 Newsletter, report
11 Newsletter, The Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1166 March 23, 1998
12 Roles and Missions for Conventionally Armed heavy bombers—An Historical Perspective, by Dana J. Johnson
13 Report
14 Correspondence, report, newspaper clipping
15 Air Force magazine, correspondence, reports
16 Soviet Strategic Defense Program
17 Soviet Policies and Perceptions of the Military use of Space by William F. Scott, 1984
18 Report
19 Report
20 Boeing fax
22 Simple Answer report
23 Newspaper clippings, correspondence, notes
24 Presentation
25 Tables
26 Reports
27 Transparencies
Box Folder
6 1 Transparencies
2 Discussion paper, California Seminar on Arms Control and Foreign Policy, June 1974
3 Presentation
4 Newspaper clippings, Strategic Forum
5 Information technology printouts
6 Strategic technological war notes
7 Graphs and charts
8 Discussion papers
9 Strategy papers
10 Comments on paper
11 Black binder containing Air Force magazine, strategy papers, correspondence, Washington Post article
12 Report
13 A&M conference papers
14 Correspondence, Precision warfare paper
15 Business cards, Mission Functional Descriptions for Tactical Air Operations, papers, correspondence
16 Safety Consideration in the Design of Satellites Flown by Manned Boosters, 24 September, 1975
17 Articles, correspondence, CDs, brochures,
18 Reports
19 Reports
20 Articles and clippings
21 GPS vision papers
22 Reports, presentations
23 Col. Heimach briefings
24 Impact of Space on National Objectives, June 30 1983
25 Information warfare papers
26 New World Vistas Air and Space Power for the 21st Century
27 ESMD System of Systems Integration 4/5/05-4/21/05
28 SS-ESMD—30032005
29 NASA PS 41-04-2005-21
30 NASA Technology Impact 5-20-05
31 GIA business plan, correspondence, Orbcomm Global data and Messaging, GPS and Galileo newspaper March 18,2002
32 Briefings, correspondence
Box Folder
7 1 Space News newspaper, articles, Strategic Directions in GPS, vol 1 no.3, picture drawings
2 Space Authority of Texas
3 Correspondence, graphs and charts, reports
4 1991-1992 Europe & Asia in Space
5 Strategic Reviews, spring 2000
6 18 issues of GPS Solutions
7 Communications satellites, 1958-1988
8 Final Report of the Phase 1 of Contract f04701-90-C-0040, July 30 1990
9 Brief
10 Precision Warfare Workshop
11 The Global Positioning Book
12 Presentation/briefing
13 1994 Plan for the National Spatial Data Infrastructure March 1994
14 Papers/reports
15 Report on Global Air Navigation Systems, Vol. 1: Summary, December 1997
16 GPS papers
17 GIS World magazine
18 CEO- GPS Industry Assessment, December 1998
19 Space Handbook, Vol. 2
20 Articles, presentations/briefings
21 GPS World Showcase, December 2002