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Postcards, Apollo 11 Moon Landing, 1969

 File — Box: 433, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 16, Sub-Series 3, File 10

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series: This sub-series contains Apollo photographs leading up to Apollo 11; various training photographs, lunar lander and lunar lander ejection/crash, pre-flight preparations and NASA public relations photographs. There are numerous lunar surface photographs and Apollo 11 flight photographs. The post-flight photographs include but are not limited to splashdown rescue, quarantine, family, and goodwill tour photographs. There are also Apollo 11, 5th anniversary photographs and Apollo 14 launch photographs.

Among the photographs are Apollo 11 picture postcards and publications pertaining to the Apollo 11 photographs. Many Apollo 11 photographs can also be found in the oversized photograph boxes at the end of the Photograph Series.


  • 1969

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is primarily in English. Russian is also present.

Access Information

Collection is open for scholarly research. A 48 hours notice and consultation with the Flight Archivist is required to access the collection.  Portions of the collection are restricted per donor restrictions and third party privacy.


From the Sub-Series: 2.758 Cubic Feet (Five legal-size full-width manuscript boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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