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Title
British newsmen tour Rocketdyne
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1958
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated April 27, 1958 reads, "Thirteen newsmen from Great Britain, representing newspapers, magazines, wire services and broadcasting services of that country, toured Propulsion Field Laboratory of Rocketdyne, a division of North American Aviation, Inc. Test firing of Thor engine, witnessed by the visitors, demonstrated power of 150,000-pound engine which powers U.S. Air Force intermediate range ballistic missile."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00137170
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d044_f25_i20
CARL0005651917
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/67141
Subject
North American Aviation.--Rocketdyne Division
Rockwell International.--Rocketdyne Division
Rockwell International.--Rocketdyne Division--Employees
Santa Susana Field Laboratory (Calif.)
Industrial facilities--California--Simi Valley
Aerospace industries--California--Simi Valley
Testing laboratories--California--Simi Valley
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Testing--Equipment
Men--California--Simi Valley
Santa Susana Mountains (Calif.)
Simi Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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