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Burbank Sea Scouts see desert air base
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 7, 1961 reads "Burbank Sea Explorer Scouts David Lee, Tom Allen and Skipper Roy Abbott inspect an Air Force B-47 jet engine at Edwards Air Force Base in Palmdale. Local Boy Scout John Lawler Jr., explains how it works. Twenty-one Burbank Scouts made the trip to the Air Force Test Center to see the new aerospace aircraft."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
United States.--Air Force
Boy Scouts of America
Sea Scouts (Boy Scouts of America)
Boy Scouts--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Men--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Young men--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Women--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Children--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Uniforms--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Airplanes, Military--United States
Airplanes--California--Edwards Air Force Base
B-47 bomber
Jet engines--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Sashes (Clothing)--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Air bases--United States
Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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