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Oral History Interview with Central Florida Developer James Brown
My name is James B. Brown. I am originally from Texas. I was born in Wichita, Texas December 14, 1933. Week before I was five years old my parents moved us back to their home place which was in Freestone County which was in Fairfield. I graduated from Fai ... Read more
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Donald Hickman: Director of the Pershing Missile Project Oral History Interview
The trade that President Reagan made was he'd take Pershing II's out of Europe if they would decommission all the SS-20's. And that happened. So that was a big deal. I never realized at the time, I don't think, how important Pershing II was to the nation. ... Read more
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Donald Hickman: Oral History Interview with the Director of the Pershing Missile Project
The trade that President Reagan made was he'd take Pershing II's out of Europe if they would decommission all the SS-20's.  And that happened. So that was a big deal. I never realized at the time, I don't think, how important Pershing II was to the natio ... Read more
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Walter Trippe, Martin Director of Research and Development
I was fortunate to be involved with a number of programs... which became major programs for the company, multimillion dollar, billion dollar programs for the company. And some of those programs are still striving and doing well today. They have a long his ... Read more
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Martin Orlando Presentations Chief Robert Buck Oral History Interview
My name is Robert Buck.. I'm originally from New York and that's where I was when... in 1960 Martin Marietta hired me. I was a copy writer for an ad agency up there and they wanted me to write recruiting material. It was very difficult to get engineer ... Read more
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Mel Taylor: Glenn L. Martin Tech Rep
Part 1 of interview: [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Mel-Taylor-Pt-1.mp3"][/audio] Part 2 of interview: [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/MelTaylor-Pt-2.mp3"][/audio] Part 3 o ... Read more
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Joe Sikora, Lockheed Martin Engineer
The Martin Company - so they put me on the company plane with a few other guys and down to Orlando we come. When we left Baltimore it was snowing, cold, messy, you know really bad and when we landed in Orlando we landed at Executive Airport which a lot of ... Read more
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Joe Sikora, Engineer
The Martin Company - so they put me on the company plane with a few other guys and down to Orlando we come. When we left Baltimore it was snowing, cold, messy, you know really bad and when we landed in Orlando we landed at Executive Airport which a lot of ... Read more