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Inquiry Question

Historical Context



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Visual Evidence

Photo 4: Site Summit Missile Firing Spectators, circa 1960-1964.

[Photo 4: Site Summit Missile Firing Spectators, circa 1960-1964.] with link to larger version of photo.
(U.S. Army)


Questions for Photo 4

1) Where do you think these spectators at Site Summit sat to watch a missile test fire? Why? (Refer to Map 2 if necessary)

2) What kinds of people do you think were invited to Site Summit to view the test fires at the Nike site? Where might these people live? Why?

3) Do the people here look more serious or excited? Why do you think they feel that way?

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Comments or Questions

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