Bernard A. Schriever Papers 1931-2005 (bulk 1954-2000)

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Bernard A. Schriever Papers 1931-2005 (bulk 1954-2000)

U.S. Air Force officer, aerospace consultant, and aviator. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, writings, subject files, and other papers relating to Schriever's career as a U.S. Air Force officer responsible for the research and development of the intercontinental ballistic missile and early military space programs and his post-military career as a corporate and government consultant.

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