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David Hitt

David Hitt is a native of Huntsville who enjoys telling the stories of his hometown. He works in payload engagement for NASA’s Space Launch System, the rocket that will send astronauts to the moon and prove once again that nobody builds ‘em like the Rocket City. David is the president of the Huntsville/Madison County Historical Society, and also tells Huntsville history stories at the Huntsville Ghost Walk, Constitution Village’s downtown trolley tour, and the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll. He’s the author of two books on space history, “Homesteading Space” and “Bold They Rise."