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The AFA Lobbies for Its Own Version of History

  • Martin Harwit

Abstract

I was pleased with the advisory committee’s response. Air Force Chief of Staff Merrill A. “Tony†McPeak, a member of the National Air and Space Museum Advisory Board, had worried about our producing a script that would be unacceptable to the military or to veterans. Dick Hallion’s position as Air Force historian and head of the Center for Air Force History and his complimentary note at the end of the day allowed me to hope we had overcome a main hurdle.

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Atomic Weapon Smithsonian Institution Atomic Bomb Pearl Harbor Hydrogen Bomb 
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