Oral History Interview with Martin Inventor David L. Emmons
My name is David Leach Emmons and I was born and raised in Wyoming and I lived in Arkansas for a while and then I came to Florida in the 1950's. I came here because I couldn't really make a good living in AR, wages were too low. And I'd been through schoo ... Read more
Walter Trippe, Martin Director of Research and Development
I was fortunate to be involved with a number of programs... which became major programs for the company, multimillion dollar, billion dollar programs for the company. And some of those programs are still striving and doing well today. They have a long his ... Read more
Walter Trippe, Martin Director of Research and Technology
 LISTEN Part I (14:10)IntroductionMy name is Walter Trippe and I am from Alabama. I grew up in a small town called Greensboro. Went to high school there. After high school I joined the Air Force. Spent four years in the Air Force. Most of that time w ... Read more
Transition: Martin Marietta Scientists & Engineers Keeping Pace With Tomorrow
Martin Marietta recruiting brochure in book format created to lure top scientists to Orlando, circa 1960. VIEW. Excerpt: By way of background, the Martin Company experienced a sharp transition from aircraft to spacecraft in the mid-fifties. ... Read more