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The Apollo Lunar Module (LEM, LM) was the lander built by Grumman Corporation for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to carry a crew of two from lunar orbit to the moon's surface and back to the Command Service Module. Six such craft successfully landed on the Moon between 1969-1972.




Grumman Aerospace Corporation


bulk 1960s-1980s


Michael A. McMillen, Gift, 2013


0.36 Cubic feet ((1 box))


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Collection descriptions

Archival materials

Photographic prints

Color photographs


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of approximately 0.36 cubic feet of material relating to the Apollo Lunar Module (LEM, LM) and other programs of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The majority of the collection is comprised of 8 by 10 inch photographs (both color and black and white) of interior details of various Apollo Lunar Module crafts including LM-5; LM-6; LM-7; LM-8; LM-10; and LM-11. The collection also contains eight 3.5 by 5 inch color photographs showing various NASA launches; NASA color post cards showing astronauts and spacecraft; an invitation to the Apollo 17 Contractors Party; an Apollo 17 Rollout Ceremony parking pass; NASA Christmas cards; various NASA publications; an Apollo 16 bumper sticker; and an RCA publication about Apollo 14.


Photographic prints

Color photographs



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Topics Astronautics
Manned space flight
Apollo Lunar Module


Apollo Lunar Module (LEM, LM) Photographs [Cosentino], Accession 2014-0010, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.

Archival Repository

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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