March 5: The Museum in Washington, DC will open today. Due to weather, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA is closed.
Earl W. Dorfman, managing director of the National Historical Wax Museum, presents a model of Alan Shepard’s head to Director Philip S. Hopkins of the National Air Museum on September 15th, 1961.
Image Number: NASM-A-48176-A
Credit: National Air and Space Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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