Detail View: NASA Image eXchange Collection: First Tree Cutting; Beginning of Construction

Title: 
First Tree Cutting; Beginning of Construction
Description: 
Work crews saw down one of the first trees on May 17, 1963, signaling the beginning of construction of the Mississippi Test Facility in Hancock County, Miss. The tree was cut in Devil's Swamp near the site where the construction dock was built on the turn basin of the man-made canal system.
Date: 
01.01.1963
Credit: 
NASA Stennis Space Center (NASA-SSC) [ http://www.ssc.nasa.gov/~sirs/ ]
facet_where: 
Mississippi
facet_when: 
01-01-1963
facet_when_year: 
1963
Media: 
IMAGE
UID: 
SPD-NIX-63-021
original url: 
http://nix.ksc.nasa.gov/info?id=63-021&orgid=4