Artifact Details

Title

SAGE Press Disclosure

Catalog Number

102622709

Type

Still Image

Date

1956 ca.

Publisher

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Museum

Place of Publication

Cambridge, MA, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 96 Verso on attached paper metadata
Other number P3117 Verso pencil

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

B&W image of 4 men looking at various components of the SAGE system.
Verso: Paper attachment "From The Technology Review Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge 39, Mass.
Right: The SAGE system of continental air defense was disclosed to representatives of the press on January 16. Hosts at this important conference at Lincoln Laboratory were ( in usual reading order); Edward Cochrane '20 M.I.T. Vice-President for Industrial and Govermental Relations; George E. Valley Jr. '35. Associate Director of the Lincoln Laboratory; Major General Raymond Maude, Colonel D.E. Newton, Jr. Commander and Vice-Commander, respectively, of Air Force Cambridge Research Center. 96"
Verso: "George E. Valley, Jr. 1956" Credit: The MIT Museum"

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015