7 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Merritt Island "
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Explore Florida's Space Coast Brochure, ca. 1971

Explore Florida's Space Coast Brochure, ca. 1971

Date
1971 (circa)
Description
A brochure promoting Florida's Space Coast and Brevard County as a tourist destination. The brochure lists the activities and places tourists can visit and includes a map of the area.
Collection
Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Date
1969-05-31
Description
A letter from Vicky A. MacDonald inviting President Richard Nixon to the Apollo 11 launch at Cape Kennedy (known as Cape Canaveral today). The spaceflight was to take astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins on the first manned Moon landing.
Collection
Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966

Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966

Date
1966 (circa)
Description
A booklet describing Launch Complex 39, the crawler transporter, the barge facilities and the Fluid Test Facility at Merritt Island.
Collection
NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965

NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
A booklet about NASA at Cape Kennedy (now known as Cape Canaveral) with an introduction by Kurt H. Debus and information about the history of NASA; the NASA missions at Cape Kennedy and other sites around the United States; launch vehicles; future concepts; NASA employees; activities available in Cape Canaveral and the surrounding area; the workforce and budget of NASA; and a map of Cape Kennedy.
Collection
Rocket City Urban/Suburban Complex Booklet, ca. 1962

Rocket City Urban/Suburban Complex Booklet, ca. 1962

Date
1962 (circa)
Description
A booklet advertising Rocket City as a great place to invest in and to live. There is information about the features of the planned city, including residential and commercial spaces; statistics about population and corporate growth; a zoning map; a description of some of the planned businesses in the city; and other details about the city's amenities.
Collection
Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971

Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971

Date
1971 (circa)
Description
A brochure for Space Coast Gardens retirement community in Cocoa, Florida. There is information about the homes available, activities in the area, a map showing how to get there and photographs of the community.
Collection
Space Coast, Florida, Brochure, 1972

Space Coast, Florida, Brochure, 1972

Date
1972 (circa)
Description
A brochure advertising the attractions on Florida's Space Coast, particularly guided bus tours of the Kennedy Space Center.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_brevard_09Explore Florida's Space Coast Brochure, ca. 1971textTourism--Marketing
Place marketing
Space tourism
City promotion
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s923_b016_f14_01Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969textSpace programs--United States
Space flight to the moon
Manned space flight
Astronauts
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flc_629.45-n277Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966textLaunch complexes (Astronautics)
Space ships
Space programs--United States
Astronautics
Saturn launch vehicles
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sle_brevard_06NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965textSpace programs--United States
Manned space flight
Astronauts
Space vehicles
Saturn launch vehicles
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s384_b008_f02_02Rocket City Urban/Suburban Complex Booklet, ca. 1962textReal estate business--Florida--Rocket City
Real estate development--Florida--Rocket City
Land subdivision--Florida--Rocket City
Place marketing
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sle_brevard_10Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971textPlace marketing
Retirement communities
Real estate development
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sle_brevard_08Space Coast, Florida, Brochure, 1972textGreyhound buses
Tourism--Florida--Brevard County--Titusville
Tour buses
Space programs
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