Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Goddard Rocket (1940) as exhibited at New York Museum of Natural History, April 1948. Left to right: Mrs. Robert H. Goddard [Esther C. Goddard]; Mr. Harry Guggenheim; General James H. Doolittle.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Astronautics
  • Rocketry

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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April 1948

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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