Rocket, Flying Model Kit, Sampson

Rocket, Flying Model Kit, Sampson

     

This is an unassembled Sampson flying rocket model in its original retail package. Made by Rocket Development Corporation, the body, fins and nose are made of Kraftboard. There is no parachute or motor.

G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of model rockets, donated this artifact to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Rocket Development Corporation

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Cardboard, Plastic, Paper, Wood, Steel, Brass, Rubber
Dimensions
Other: 2 3/4 x 14 x 4in. (7 x 35.6 x 10.2cm)

This is an unassembled Sampson flying rocket model in its original retail package. Made by Rocket Development Corporation, the body, fins and nose are made of Kraftboard. There is no parachute or motor.

G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of model rockets, donated this artifact to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Rocket Development Corporation

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Cardboard, Plastic, Paper, Wood, Steel, Brass, Rubber
Dimensions
Other: 2 3/4 x 14 x 4in. (7 x 35.6 x 10.2cm)

ID: A19930636000