Apollo 11 Ticker-Tape Parade

     

Apollo 11 Ticker-Tape Parade

Returning from the first lunar landing mission, the Apollo 11 astronauts received a tumultuous welcome from New Yorkers, who dropped a record tonnage of paper during a ticker-tape parade traditionally accorded returning heroes.

Image Number: S70-17433
Credit: Photo courtesy of NASA
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