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British newsmen tour Rocketdyne
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 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."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
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

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