• Created Date
  • 1962
  • Description
  • On verso: NASA exhibit, Century 21 Expo, Spacecraft like that used by Commander ShepardThe Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair.Also known as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Exhibit"One of the [NASA] exhibits in the next section is the space craft in which Commander Shepard made the first manned American space flight. The section deals with the wh... more
    On verso: NASA exhibit, Century 21 Expo, Spacecraft like that used by Commander ShepardThe Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair.Also known as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Exhibit"One of the [NASA] exhibits in the next section is the space craft in which Commander Shepard made the first manned American space flight. The section deals with the whole United States' manned flight program, which has as its immediate goal the development of three-man space vehicles for orbital and moon flights. The equipment and hardware used in this program--including a half size model of a proposed three-man space craft--are on display." (Century 21 Exposition. (1962). Official Guide Book, Seattle World's Fair 1962. Seattle: Acme Publications. p. 24)Filed in: Seattle--Century 21--NASA Exhibit. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    8 x 10 in.
    Scanned from a photograph using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG for1mat at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004