TRW Corporation Donates $18,000 to NASM

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Summary

Michael Collins, director of the National Air and Space Museum, is presented a check from Kenneth Meuser, Jr., TRW Corporation manager of special projects, as the first installment of a $18,000, three year pledge by the Cleveland-based company toward exhibit needs for the new NASM building. Ruben Mettler, president of TRW, was a member of the National Board of the Smithsonian Associates since 1971.

Subject

  • Collins, Michael 1930-
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Smithsonian National Board of Associates

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 1/28/1974, p. 4

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

December 4, 1973

Topic

Gifts

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