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San Diego / Aerospace Museum Fire #256556

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 23, 1978
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(Studio) Report on fire at San Diego's Aerospace Museum.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Diego, California) Details of fire, in which inspectors suspect arson, given. Museum curator Owen Clarke's comment about moon rocks in museum quoted. [CLARKE - is sure they won't be able to replace even half of items.] History of museum given; films shown. Mentioned are 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition, Balboa Park, replica of Lindbergh's plane, Spirit of Saint Louis, and dollar and historical loss created by fire.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry
Duration:
00:01:20

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