Country of Origin: United States of America
Clothing: 30.5 x 10.2 x 22.9cm (12 x 4 x 9 in.)
Clothing Size: 9D
Exterior upper: Aluminized nylon
Exterior Sole: Rubber
Zipper: Brass, cotton webbing
These boots were worn by John Glenn during his historic orbital flight in February 1962. The boots were lightweight, flexible, nylon-fabric boots with tennis-shoe-type soles and were worn over the inner gas retention layer of the the spacesuit.
Transferred from NASA Headquarters