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:

Photograph of a note made by Robert H. Goddard after examining a V-2: "Rocket produced in New Mexico in the spring of 1941, under the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation. It is practically identical with the German V-2 rocket. [signed] Robert H. Goddard, Mercer Field, December 28, 1944."

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Astronautics
  • Rocketry

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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December 28, 1944

Repository Loc.

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



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