Pump Part, Liquid Fuel Rocket, R.H. Goddard

This artifact, possibly a pump part, may have been used in the liquid-fuel experiments of American rocket pioneer Robert H. Goddard around 1930.

It was found in the Smithsonian collections, but likely was originally part of a major gift of Goddard artifacts to the Smithsonian by the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation in 1950.

Found in Collection

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Dr. Robert H. Goddard

Type
PROPULSION-Accessories (to an Engine)

Materials
Steel
Ink
Dimensions
2 1/2" Diameter x 1"

This artifact, possibly a pump part, may have been used in the liquid-fuel experiments of American rocket pioneer Robert H. Goddard around 1930.

It was found in the Smithsonian collections, but likely was originally part of a major gift of Goddard artifacts to the Smithsonian by the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation in 1950.

Found in Collection

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Dr. Robert H. Goddard

Type
PROPULSION-Accessories (to an Engine)

Materials
Steel
Ink
Dimensions
2 1/2" Diameter x 1"

ID: A19660018000