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Kit, Personal Preference, Apollo 11

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This small beta cloth bag was carried aboard the Apollo 11 flight by Michael Collins. It was his Personal Preference Kit, so named because all astronauts were permitted one small bag for personal or small items of significance they wished to carry into space.

Among the items carried by Michael Collins were three flags; the US Flag, the flag of the District of Columbia, and the flag of the US Air Force.

Donated to the National Air and Space Museum by Michael Collins in 1985

Donated by Michael Collins

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
Michael Collins
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Accessories

Materials
Container- Cloth
Dimensions
3-D: 20.3 x 10.2cm (8 x 4 in.)

This small beta cloth bag was carried aboard the Apollo 11 flight by Michael Collins. It was his Personal Preference Kit, so named because all astronauts were permitted one small bag for personal or small items of significance they wished to carry into space.

Among the items carried by Michael Collins were three flags; the US Flag, the flag of the District of Columbia, and the flag of the US Air Force.

Donated to the National Air and Space Museum by Michael Collins in 1985

Donated by Michael Collins

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
Michael Collins
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Accessories

Materials
Container- Cloth
Dimensions
3-D: 20.3 x 10.2cm (8 x 4 in.)

ID: A19850134000


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