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NASA History: Chief Historian Bill Barry on Hugh Dryden


NASA Administrator Dr. T. Keith Glennan and Deputy Administrator Dr. Hugh L. Dryden display models of the ten rockets NASA planned to build during the 1960s, at an office in Washington, D.C.  Photo by Dean Conger/Corbis via Getty Images
NASA Administrator Dr. T. Keith Glennan and Deputy Administrator Dr. Hugh L. Dryden display models of the ten rockets NASA planned to build during the 1960s, at an office in Washington, D.C. Photo by Dean Conger/Corbis via Getty Images

The NASA space program likely wouldn't be what it is today without the work Hugh Dryden did before NASA even existed, and his guidance in its early years. NASA's Chief Historian Bill Barry joins Holly for a talk about Dryden's impressive life.

Topics in this Podcast: U.S. history, 20th century, religion, science history, NASA, interviews