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0455: Brigadier General Chuck Yeager Collection, 1923-1987
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Chuck Yeager with the Collier Trophy in 1949. The Collier Trophy is awarded “for the greatest achievement in aeronautics or astronautics in America, with respect to improving the performance, efficiency, and safety of air or space vehicles, the value of which has been thoroughly demonstrated by actual use during the preceding year.”
Aviation, Flying, 1949, Collier Trophy
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"Photo with the Collier Trophy 1949" (1949). 0455: Brigadier General Chuck Yeager Collection, 1923-1987. 103.