President Eisenhower, Keith Glennan and Hugh Dryden

President Eisenhower, Keith Glennan and Hugh Dryden

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was created on October 1, 1958, to perform civilian research related to space flight and aeronautics. President Eisenhower commissioned Dr. T. Keith Glennan, right, as the first administrator for NASA and Dr. Hugh L. Dryden as deputy administrator.

  • Catalog Number: WEB11416-2010
  • Credit: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Collection
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