WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – May 2022

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist The White Sands Missile Range Historical Foundation has published its quarterly “Hands Across History” newsletter for May 2022. The newsletter contains the following articles: Last ‘Distant Runner’ Test Obliterated AF Concrete HangerJim Eckles, Editor Letter to the EditorJames Lane, Captain (ret.), Minnesota State Patrol New Training Organization Takes Up ResidenceContinue reading “WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – May 2022”

WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – February 2022

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist The White Sands Missile Range Historical Foundation has published its quarterly “Hands Across History” newsletter for February 2022. The newsletter contains the following articles: 2021 In Review – An Interesting 2022 UpcomingFrances Williams, Foundation President Early Days Photos from Stephanie CrowleyStephenie CrowleyJim Eckles, Editor Patterson Family Photos of White SandsContinue reading “WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – February 2022”

WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – November 2021

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist The White Sands Missile Range Historical Foundation has published its quarterly “Hands Across History” newsletter for November 2021. The newsletter contains the following articles: Bob Lipinski Inducted Into Hall of FameJim Eckles, Editor In 1970 An Athena Missile Went Deep Into MexicoJim Eckles, Editor Going, Going, Gone….Jim Eckles, EditorPhotos byContinue reading “WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Quarterly Newsletter – November 2021”

WSMR Museum Conducts a Battery of Tours to Trinity Site

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist Keeping up with interest in the location of the first atomic bomb test, the White Sands Missile Range Museum and Public Affairs Office completed four tours to Trinity Site over the past two weeks. Completing the long drive from WSMR Main Post to the site was rewarded with amazing viewsContinue reading “WSMR Museum Conducts a Battery of Tours to Trinity Site”

WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Its Quarterly Newsletter – May 2021

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist The White Sands Missile Range Historical Foundation has published its quarterly “Hands Across History” newsletter for May 2021. The newsletter contains the following articles: Good News, Bad News, And Winds Of ChangeFrances Williams, President Making History 75 Years Ago At White SandsJim Eckles The “Hands Across History” newsletter is publishedContinue reading “WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Its Quarterly Newsletter – May 2021”

WSMR Museum Closes for Renovations and a New Exhibit

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist Effective 01 March 2021, the White Sands Missile Range Museum will be closed as we undergo renovations and the installation of a new permanent exhibit. The V-2 Building and the Missile Park will remain open for visitors with base access, but will remain closed to the general public. We willContinue reading “WSMR Museum Closes for Renovations and a New Exhibit”

WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Its Quarterly Newsletter – February 2021

By Jenn Jett, Museum Specialist The White Sands Missile Range Historical Foundation has published its quarterly “Hands Across History” newsletter for February 2021. The newsletter contains the following articles: WSMR Historical Foundation’s 2020 In ReviewFrances Williams, PresidentGerry Veara, Secretary Fond Memories Of Living And Working HereLarry Stanfel WSMRite Enjoyed Good Food On His TDY TripsBruceContinue reading “WSMR Historical Foundation Publishes Its Quarterly Newsletter – February 2021”