TITLE

President Ronald Reagan's speech on the Challenger disaster

AUTHOR(S)
Reagan, Ronald
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
President Ronald Reagan's Speech on the Challenger Disaster;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Speech
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of the speech given by United States President Ronald Reagan on January 28, 1986, after the Challenger space shuttle disaster. Sympathies for the families; Dangers involved in exploration.
ACCESSION #
21212881

 

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