As amazed as I was in seeing one of these in person and the appreciation I have for human ingenuity and engineering, the museum also has a few reminders of the Reich who used it against much of the world.
|Some of Hitler's personal artifacts. This case radiated pure evil.
But do not despair, this museum is full of Allied goodness as well. It even has artifacts from early in the Cold War.
|Norden Bombsight: Used by Allied forces for precision, high-altitude bombing runs.
|American individualism exhibited in the form of a jacket from the Big Red 1
|Recreation of home fallout shelter
|Ike's presidential era podium for telecasts. Don't worry, gingercat will only use her powers for good.
|Gemini and Apollo memorabilia
|Mommy! Are you my Mommy? For the uninitiated, this is a Whovian moment.
|Early Jetsonian living room. This one is special for Ted Munk.
In case you are curious, all of these photos came straight out of a Fuji X100. I am in love with this camera.
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