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Photograph caption dated May 14, 1956 reads, "Eger Murphree, newly appointed chief of missile activities for Department of Defense, right, watches rocket engine test firing at Rocketdyne's propulsion field laboratory in Santa Susana Mountains. Also watching are, from left, Sam Hoffman, Rocketdyne general manager, and J. H. Kindelberger, North American Aviation board chairman."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
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