A program on the history of Dow Air Force Base in Bangor and coverage of events on the day it closed, April 5, 1968. Includes audio clips from events in the base's history, including a visit of President John F. Kennedy. Includes remarks of Mrs. Richard K. Warren, Lady Bird Johnson, Edmund S. Muskie, Peter D'Errico, and Colonel James L. Flanigan.
economic development, Dow Air Force Base, closure, reuse, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine
History | Radio
Tape A 1968 5 4
Length of Audio Recording
WLBZ Radio, (April 05 1968) "Salute to Dow Air Force Base". WLBZ Radio Station Records. MS 608. Tape A 1968 5 4. Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine.