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Title
Strategic Air Command red telephone, 1960
Creator
U.S. Air Force
Date Created and/or Issued
1960
Publication Information
Pepperdine University Libraries
Bruce Herschensohn Collection [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
Bruce Herschensohn Collection
Rights Information
© Bruce Herschensohn. Use of this file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us
Description
Strategic Air Command's "famous Red Telephone" -- key to the primary alerting system in SAC Headquarters' Underground Command Post -- rests along side the desk of the senior controller. By picking up this phone, the controller can be placed in instantaneous voice contact with every SAC Command Post at bases throughout the world.
Scanned from original text or image using a Canon Expression 10000XL scanner. Optimized in Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro and saved in .pdf format.
Type
image
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
BH Photos 12.11
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15093coll1/id/4189
Language
English
Subject
Herschensohn, Bruce, 1932-
United States. Air Force
Tall Man Five-Five
Relation
Bruce Herschensohn Collection

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