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Rocketdyne engine ready to lift Glenn
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Brich, George
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 January 26, 1962 reads "Engineer Keith Settles climbs up Alfa III, the static test stand for rocket booster engines. This is the stand where the booster for Saturday's man-in-space orbital shot was tested in 1960." The test was conducted at Rocketdyne's Santa Susana Field Laboratory in Simi Valley. See image 00154682 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 29 x 36 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
North American Aviation, inc.--Rocketdyne Division
Aerospace industries--Employees
Aerospace industries
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Testing--Equipment
Simi Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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