Record, Cover, Voyager (Duplicate)

Record, Cover, Voyager (Duplicate)

     

The Voyager "Sounds of Earth" Record contained sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on Earth that went with the Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977. Selected by a committee chaired by Carl Sagan, it contained 122 images, spoken greetings in fifty-five languages, and music.

This duplicate cover was transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to the Museum in 1978.

Dimensions: 1/16 x 12in. (0.13 x 30.48cm)

Manufacturer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Date
1977

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Exploring the Planets

Type
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Recordings

Materials
gold-plated, copper.
Dimensions
3-D: 1.3 x 30.7cm (1/2 x 12 1/16 in.)

The Voyager "Sounds of Earth" Record contained sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on Earth that went with the Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977. Selected by a committee chaired by Carl Sagan, it contained 122 images, spoken greetings in fifty-five languages, and music.

This duplicate cover was transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to the Museum in 1978.

Dimensions: 1/16 x 12in. (0.13 x 30.48cm)

Manufacturer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Date
1977

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Exploring the Planets

Type
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Recordings

Materials
gold-plated, copper.
Dimensions
3-D: 1.3 x 30.7cm (1/2 x 12 1/16 in.)

ID: A19772740000