BE A PART OF
PROJECT 1947, an ongoing intensive
research effort into the UFO wave of 1947, will
accomplish several important tasks:
- Screen over 5,000 newspapers from all over the world for UFO reports.
- Search for UFO reports in
libraries, historical societies, universities,
archives and other institutions in the US and
- Compile the reports and data into
the most comprehensive study of the 1947 UFO Wave
yet done. The first volume of this study,
PROJECT 1947: A Preliminary Report,
was published by The UFO Research Coalition.
PROJECT 1947, with its primary focus on
the 1947 wave, will also look forward as far as 1965 and
back to 1900 for certain selected significant topics in
UFO research. The 1900-1946 period will be examined for
You can aid PROJECT 1947 in several
- Newspapers clippings, scrap book,
letters, first hand reports, and official
documents are all welcome.
- Leads, references, hints, etc.,
for further investigation are solicited.
- Contributions of copies of early
or rare UFO publications and "zines"
which contain historical, 1947, or early UFO era
reports would be of great help.
- Translations of foreign material
are urgently needed.
- Most importantly, research in
local libraries, historical societies, newspaper
archives is always required.
If you can assist in any of these areas
please contact: Jan L. Aldrich, Project 1947, P.O. Box
391, Canterbury, CT 06331, USA. Telephone: (860)
546-9135, Voice/Fax mail: 1-800-864-1000 address
9-71241-4776-6245 (after tone leave
While the effort to gather documents and
articles continues, PROJECT 1947 needs your
help now more than ever before. Click below to find out how
you can aid PROJECT 1947.
Research Assistance Wanted
Revised: January 5, 2002