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Apollo 11 : artifacts from the first lunar landing / text by Robert A. Craddock

Catalog Data

Author:
Craddock, R. A  Search this
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center  Search this
Subject:
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)  Search this
Project Apollo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 book (63 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.) + 1 booklet (40 pages ; 18 cm.) + 1 folded star chart + 1 folded lunar surface map + 3 portrait photographs + 1 facsimile invitation in envelope + 1 cloth patch + 10 miscellaneous facsimile printed items, in container 24 x 17 x 7 cm
Type:
Kits
Place:
Moon
Date:
2003
C2003
Notes:
Title from container.
"Published in collaboration with: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center"--Promotional leaflet.
Summary:
"This 'museum in a box' features 18 meticulously reproduced artifacts from the Apollo 11 space flight, tracking the mission from heart-pounding launch to historic splashdown. Inside you'll find: Charts and logs used by the three astronauts; Flight Director's Log from Mission Control, Houston; Apollo 11 cloth mission patch; Neil Armstrong's travel voucher; Mission menus for each astronaut; A White House invitation to a post-mission dinner; Telegram to journalists aboard the recovery ship; Mike Collins's Lunar Surface Map; Washington Post front page; A guidebook that explains the significance of each artifact and the full story of the mission"--Promotional leaflet.
Topic:
Space flight to the moon  Search this
Space vehicles--Landing  Search this
Call number:
TL789.8.U6 A5113 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1069658