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:
- Space surveillance