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Secret city [videorecording] : a history of the Navy at China Lake / produced by Technical Information Department, Video Projects Branch, Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division ; produced, directed, and edited by Mark Pahuta.

Publication:
Ridgecrest, CA (P.O. Box 217, Ridgecrest, CA 93556-0217) : China Lake Museum Foundation, [1994?]
Format/Description:
Video
2 videocassettes (ca. 3 1/2 hrs.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
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Other Title:
History of the Navy at China Lake
Subjects:
Naval Weapons Center -- History.
Naval Air Warfare Center (U.S.). Weapons Division.
Weapons -- United States -- Research -- History.
Proving grounds -- California -- China Lake -- History.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
History and evolution of the U.S. Navy's largest weapons research and development center, notable as collaboration between civilian and military; established in 1943 as the Naval Ordnanace Test Station, first at Inyokern, later at China Lake, then renamed and reorganized as the Naval Weapons Center, and later made a site of the Naval Air Warvare Center, Weapons Division.
Participant:
Narrator, Leroy L. Doig III; technical advisor, Franklin H. Knemeyer.
Credits:
Writers, Leroy L. Doig III and Mark Pahuta.
Notes:
Part 2 includes 9-minute segment on the 50th year celebrations at China Lake, Nov. 5-7, 1993.
Contributor:
Pahuta, Mark. , Producer, Director, Editor, Author
Doig, Leroy L., III. , Narrator, Author
Naval Air Warfare Center (U.S.). Weapons Division , Producer
China Lake Museum Foundation. , Distributor
OCLC:
63548627