Collection Item Summary:
This deck of playing cards was part of the Technical Order bag of Minuteman intercontinental ballistic missile crewmember, Capt. Robert Moore, U.S. Air Force. Each crewmember carried such a bag with weapons operations instructions and personal items to occupy the long hours spent inside a bunker.
Capt. Moore donated this deck of cards in 1987.
Collection Item Long Description:
National Air and Space Museum
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
U.S. Playing Card Co.
Gift of Robert F. Moore
- Cardboard storage box
- CARDS - CARD STOCK
3-D: 9.3 × 6.8 × 1.7cm (3 11/16 × 2 11/16 × 11/16 in.)
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Country of Origin
United States of America