TRW Corporation Donates $18,000 to NASM

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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.


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


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Torch, 1/28/1974, p. 4

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December 4, 1973



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