Letter from Colonel William E. Todd to Dr. Cal Fowler (December 4, 1961)

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Title

Letter from Colonel William E. Todd to Dr. Cal Fowler (December 4, 1961)

Alternative Title

Letter from Col. Todd to Dr. Fowler (December 4, 1961)

Subject

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (U.S.)
NASA
Todd, William E.
ICBM
Missiles

Description

A letter of correspondence from Colonel William E. Todd to Dr. Cal Fowler (1929-2013) dated December 4, 1961. In the letter, col. Todd invites Dr. Fowler, the former chief activation engineer, to attend ceremonies marking the completion of the U.S. Air Force's first Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Wing at Francis E. Warren Air Force Base near Cheyenne, Wyoming. The ceremony was held at the 566th Strategic Missile Squadron Complex 11 in Nunn, Colorado.

Creator

Todd, William E.

Source

Original 1-page letter and map from Colonel William E. Todd to Dr. Calvin D. Fowler, December 4, 1961: Private Collection of Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Date Created

1961-12-04

Contributor

Fowler, Calvin "Cal" D.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 1-page letter and map from Colonel William E. Todd to Dr. Calvin D. Fowler, December 4, 1961.

Is Part Of

Dr. Calvin Fowler Collection, Florida Space Coast History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

220 KB

Medium

1-page typed letter
1 map

Type

Text

Coverage

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 14, Cape Canaveral, Florida
Francis E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming
566th Strategic Missile Squadron Complex 11, Nunn, Colorado

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by William E. Todd and owned by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Dr. Calvin D. Fowler and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Michlowitz, Robert
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Atlas Rockets." Historic Spacecraft. http://historicspacecraft.com/Rockets_Atlas.html.

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Original Format

1-page typed letter
1 map

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