Museums, Smithsonian Institution (SI), Events, General; Rockets, Camera; General Electric Corporation, Missile and Space Division; Carmichael, Leonard;Museums, Smithsonian Institution (SI), Aircraft Building, Interior Views; Haller, George Louis. [photogr

favorite

Collection Item Summary:

View taken at presentation ceremony for the donation of the General Electric rocket camera [A19610143000], held in the Aircraft Building, February 28, 1961. From left to right are Smithsonian Secretary Leonard Carmichael; George Louis Haller (Vice-President, Defense Electronics Division, General Electric); Col. John Dodge (Office of the Assistant Director, Defense Research and Engineering); and David Rush (President, ACR Electronics). They are examining the camera, as well as the data capsule which carried it, on a table in front of them.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Astronautics
  • Space surveillance

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm

photographer

Unknown

Date

2/28/1961

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A13720

Explore the collection

Related Topics