Freeport's new landmark

Freeport's new landmark
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Title: Freeport's new landmark

Typed caption: "Freeport's new landmark--70 foot long, 65 ton, high pressure vessel was raised against the Long Island sky yesterday (October 15) at the new Aerodynamics Laboratory of the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn at Freeport. ... This tunnel will perform structural and materials tests under conditions simulating those found in free flight at more than 5,000 miles per hour."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Freeport (N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Oct. 16, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from typed caption on verso of SCHL 0200.
Collection: Schools
Subject: Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn.
Wind tunnels
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: SCHL 0201