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Topic: missile

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[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White House about science and national security, next to a nose cone of an experimental missile which had been into space and back]

[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White H...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Pres. Eisenhower delivering television address to nation about science, White House, Washington, D.C., 11/7/57, WKL". On contact sheet folder: cf. ... more

[President Dwight Eisenhower looking at a nose cone of an experimental missile which had been into space and back, during a television speech in the White House about science and national security]

[President Dwight Eisenhower looking at a nose cone of an experimental...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Pres. Eisenhower delivering television address to nation about science, White House, Washington, D.C., 11/7/57, WKL". On contact sheet folder: cf. ... more

Historic missile sites around Point Reyes National Park in San Francisco, California

Historic missile sites around Point Reyes National Park in San Francis...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Nike Hercules Missile Battery Summit Site, High Explosives Magazine, Anchorage, Anchorage, AK

Nike Hercules Missile Battery Summit Site, High Explosives Magazine, A...

Survey number: HAER AK-18-D Building/structure dates: ca. 1959 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1979 Subsequent Work

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station, At Service Road entrance to Missile Field, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station,...

Significance: The Exclusion Area Sentry Station (EASS) controlled ingress/egress of the Remote Sprint Launch (RSL) Site #4 Exclusion Area. Survey number: HAER ND-9-AI Building/structure dates: 1973 Initial Co... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Generator Building No. 2, Northeast of Generator Building No. 1, southwest of Administration Building, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Generator Building No. 2, Northeast of Genera...

Significance: This building was built in 1958 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers. Nike buildings were considered modified emergency buildings. Originally, they were to be pre-fabric... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station, At Service Road entrance to Missile Field, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station,...

Significance: The Exclusion Area Sentry Station (EASS) controlled ingress/egress of the Remote Sprint Launch (RSL) Site #1 Exclusion Area. Survey number: HAER ND-9-W Building/structure dates: 1973 Initial Construction

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Canine Kennel, South central portion of launch area, northwest of Generator Building No. 3, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Canine Kennel, South central portion of launc...

Significance: The canine kennel was built in 1958. As a part of site security, guard dogs roamed the Nike installation at night. Survey number: HAER IL-117-R

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station, On Patrol Road at entrance to Missile Field, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station,...

Significance: The Exclusion Area Sentry Station (EASS) controlled access into the Exclusion Area, where the Missile Launch Area and Warhead Handling Building were located. Survey number: HAER ND-9-D Building/... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest of Basketball Court & northwest of Barracks No. 2, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Barracks No. 1, North end of base, southest o...

Significance: This barrack provided living facilities for personnel stationed at Nike Missile Base SL-40. Standardized drawings indicate that the installation's two barracks housed enlisted men, officers, and ... more

NIKE Missile Base C-84, PX, South of Launch Area Entrance Drive, east of barracks, Barrington, Cook County, IL

NIKE Missile Base C-84, PX, South of Launch Area Entrance Drive, east ...

Significance: The PX served as the supply store for Nike Missile Base C-84. The building was built in 1956 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers, most of which were designed by the firm... more

NIKE Missile Base C-84, PX, South of Launch Area Entrance Drive, east of barracks, Barrington, Cook County, IL

NIKE Missile Base C-84, PX, South of Launch Area Entrance Drive, east ...

Significance: The PX served as the supply store for Nike Missile Base C-84. The building was built in 1956 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers, most of which were designed by the firm... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Sentry Guard House, Beck Road at entrance to base, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Sentry Guard House, Beck Road at entrance to ...

Significance: This sentry guardhouse was used to control access to Nike Missile Base SL-40. This building was built in 1958 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers. Originally, all build... more

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Sentry Guard House, Beck Road at entrance to base, Hecker, Monroe County, IL

NIKE Missile Base SL-40, Sentry Guard House, Beck Road at entrance to ...

Significance: This sentry guardhouse was used to control access to Nike Missile Base SL-40. This building was built in 1958 from standardized drawings approved by the Corps of Engineers. Originally, all build... more

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hotel-Zero, Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, ND

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hote...

Significance: Beginning with the end of World War II and continuing to the present, the Cold War and the resulting arms race between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) has form... more

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hotel-Zero, Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, ND

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hote...

Significance: Beginning with the end of World War II and continuing to the present, the Cold War and the resulting arms race between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) has form... more

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hotel-Zero, Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, ND

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hote...

Significance: Beginning with the end of World War II and continuing to the present, the Cold War and the resulting arms race between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) has form... more

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hotel-Zero, Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, ND

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hote...

Significance: Beginning with the end of World War II and continuing to the present, the Cold War and the resulting arms race between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) has form... more

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hotel-Zero, Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, ND

Grand Forks Air Force Base Painted Murals, Missile Alert Facility Hote...

Significance: Beginning with the end of World War II and continuing to the present, the Cold War and the resulting arms race between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) has form... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Missile Launch Area, Within Ex...

Significance: The Missile Launch Area comprised the Spartan (facilities 501-530) and Sprint (facilities 541-556) Launch Stations, allowing for both long- and short-range defense against every Intercontinental B... more