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Planetary Remote Viewing (RV) Files

Identifier: Series 6

Scope and Contents note

From the Collection:

Research data, notes, correspondence, certificates, audio, a piece of jewelry, badges, videos, slides, astrological readings, artifacts, photographs, postcards, religious symbols, memos, Chinese name seals and porcelain paste boxes in chinoiserie boxes , training manuals, contracts, manuscripts, scrapabooks, speeches, two small original paintings, sketches, press clippings, and other materials from Swann’s work as an author, artist, and psychic explorer. The collection also includes extensive correspondence with artists in preparation for the book Cosmic Art (1975) including a significant number of correspondence files with artists from the original intented author of the book, Dr. Raymond Piper.


  • 1908-2012

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to all users; no restrictions.


From the Collection: 88.43 Linear feet (198 boxes and 1 map folder)


From the Collection: English

Physical Facet

0.84 linear feet (2 boxes)

General note

SEPARATED: presentation slides in slide boxes (box number TBD); Calendar poster pages, 1977 (map folder, Map Cab B.3); VHS materials, A/V Box (box number TBD).

Timeline of Swann Planetary Remote Viewing Sessions

TIMELINE: April 27, 1973 – Jupiter RV - An Experimental Psychic Probe of the Planet Jupiter: H. Puthoff. R. Targ. H. Sherman and I. Swann, SRI, Menlo Park, CA, and Mountain View, AR.

March 11, 1974 – Mercury RV – An Experimental Remote Viewing Probe Of A distant Planet: J. Mitchell, H. Sherman and I. Swann, New York and Mountain View, AR. March 18, 1975 – Moon RV – I. Swann. June 14, 1975 – Mars RV 1 – I. Swann and H. Sherman

January 29, 1976 – Mars RV 2 – I.Swann and H. Sherman Swann and Sherman independently probed Mars from their respective locations. With Stanley Krippner, Krippner's wife, and Janet Mitchell present. Transcript of Swann and Sherman’s verbalizations.

June 15, 1984 – Mars RV 3 – I. Swann and four others


Repository Details

Part of the University of West Georgia Special Collections Repository

Special Collections, Ingram Library
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton GA 30118-2000 United States