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cover Daniel and Floyd Hungerford: Rocket Power, Interstellar Travel and Eternal Life

by Geoffrey N. Stein



THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
Regents of The University

MERRYL H. TISCH, Chancellor, B.A., M.A., Ed.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . New York
ANTHONY S. BOTTAR, Vice Chancellor, B.A., J.D.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Syracuse
ROBERT M. BENNETT, Chancellor Emeritus, B.A., M.S. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tonawanda
JAMES C. DAWSON, A.A., B.A., M.S., Ph.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Plattsburgh
GERALDINE D. CHAPEY, B.A., M.A., Ed.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Belle Harbor
HARRY PHILLIPS, 3RD, B.A., M.S.F.S. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hartsdale
JAMES R. TALLON, JR., B.A., M.A. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Binghamton
ROGER TILLES, B.A., J.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Great Neck
CHARLES R. BENDIT, B.A. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Manhattan
BETTY A. ROSA, B.A., M.S. in Ed., M.S. in Ed., M.Ed., Ed.D. . . . . . . . . . . Bronx
LESTER W. YOUNG, JR., B.S., M.S., Ed. D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Oakland Gardens
CHRISTINE D. CEA, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Staten Island
WADE S. NORWOOD, B.A. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rochester
JAMES O. JACKSON, B.S., M.A., PH.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Albany
KATHLEEN M. CASHIN, B.S., M.S., Ed.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brooklyn
JAMES E. COTTRELL, B.S., M.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . New York
T. ANDREW BROWN, B.A., J.D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rochester

Commissioner of Education
President of The University of the State of New York
JOHN B. KING, JR.

Deputy Commissioner for Cultural Education
JEFFREY W. CANNELL

Director of the New York State Museum
MARK A. SCHAMING

Director, Research and Collections Division
JOHN P. HART


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Daniel and Floyd Hungerford: Rocket Power, Interstellar Travel
and Eternal Life

by
Geoffrey N. Stein

 

New York State Museum Record 4



2013 The New York State Education Department
Published in the United States of America
ISSN: 2156-6178
ISBN: 1555572642

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CONTENTS

Forward, page vii.

Acknowledgements, viii.

CHAPTER 1, page 1.
The Early Years

CHAPTER 2, page 7.
The Aviation Business

CHAPTER 3, page 15.
Family

CHAPTER 4, page 21.
The Hungerford Rocket Car

CHAPTER 5, page 33.
Politics

CHATPER 6, page 41.
Hungerford Inventions

CHATPER 7, page 49.
'Electro-Magnetic Space Drive'

CHAPTER 8, page 59.
The Final Years

Biographic Notes, page 77.

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