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dc.coverage.spatialHollaman Air Force Base, New Mexico
dc.coverage.temporalbetween 1960- 1965en
dc.creatorUnited States Air Force, Holloman Air Force Base Photographic Branch
dc.date.accessioned2017-08-24T22:05:22Z
dc.date.available2017-08-24T22:05:22Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1969.1/161793
dc.descriptionImage of the chimpanzee "HAM" being held by Airman Daniel Beachem while veterinarian Dr. William E. (Bill) Britz takes chimps vitals. Writing on the photo or group of photos: 'Official Photograph, United States Air Force. Photographic Branch, Holloman A.F.B. , New Mexico.' Physical description: Black and white print (photograph) 24x19mm; 15x11mm, 13x10mm negative.en
dc.description.abstractDr. William E. (Bill) Britz Jr. was one of the Veterinarians for "Ham" and did help with some of the care of "Enos" and the other test chimpanzees. William Britz served with the Air Force from 1959 to 1980 with the 6570th Aeromedical Research Laboratory and reached the rank of Colonel. He was a 1959 graduate of the University of Illinois- College of Veterinary Medicine. From 1962-1964 he worked on a Masters of Laboratory Animal Medicine at the USAF School of Aerospace Medicine and also received a Masters in Laboratories Animal Science at Texas A&M University. Dr. Britz has been the owner and Chairman of BH, Inc. since 1991 which designs, fabricates and installs animal containment equipment.en
dc.relation.ispartofCollege of Veterinary Medicine Image Collectionen
dc.relation.isreferencedbyRoach, Mary. Packing For Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void. W.W. Norton & Co. NY 2010. ISBN:9780393079104en
dc.rightsIt is the user’s responsibility to secure permission from the copyright holders for publication or re-use of any materials. Permission must be obtained in writing prior to publication.  Please contact the Medical Sciences Library for further information.en
dc.subjectNational Aeronautics and Space Administrationen
dc.subjectChimpanzeesen
dc.subjectPrimates--Trainingen
dc.subjectSpace researchen
dc.subjectSpace sciencesen
dc.subjectBritz, William E.en
dc.subjectBeacham, Danielen
dc.subjectHamen
dc.subjectAnimal space flighten
dc.subject.meshSpace Flighten
dc.subject.meshResearchen
dc.subject.meshAnimals, Laboratoryen
dc.subject.meshAerospace Medicineen
dc.titleHealth Assessment of Space Chimpanzee, number 1en
dc.contributor.sponsorCollege of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
dc.type.materialImageen


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