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Pin for space shuttle mission STS-47

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Mae Jemison, American, born 1956  Search this
Mamoru Mohri, Japanese, born 1948  Search this
Robert Gibson, American, born 1946  Search this
Mark Charles Lee, American, born 1952  Search this
Jan Davis, American, born 1953  Search this
Curtis Lee Brown Jr., American, founded 1956  Search this
Jay Apt, American, born 1949  Search this
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. (2.2 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
lapel pins
Date:
1992
Description:
A NASA mission lapel pin for the Space Shuttle mission STS-47. The pin is oval with a stick pin back. American and Japanese flags are at the center of the pin with the Space Shuttle Endeavour overlapping them. This is bordered by brass colored metal with "GIBSON / APT / BROWN / LEE / DAVIS / JEMISON / MOHRI" etched into it.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Science  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d5c03c84-08bf-4c0b-8178-3370cfddd8d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.1.1