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Congressman inspects
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 6, 1963 reads "MARS is an appropriate name for the space age component being examined by Rep. James Corman (center), 22nd Congressional District. The miniature attitude reference system, or one like it, may someday be employed in interplanetary travel. MARS was developed and is being built in the Valley by Whittaker Controls and Guidance Division of Telecomputing Corporation. Corman is a member of the Congressional Committee on Science and Astronautics. Flanking him are the Division's general manager, David Kimball, right, and engineering section chief, Richard Rasmussen."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Corman, James C.--(James Charles),--1920-2000
Telecomputing Corporation of America--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Legislators--United States
Celestial reference systems
Aerospace industries--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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