Card, Apollo 11, Commemorative, 25th Anniversary

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This set of collectible commemorative cards sponsored by CITGO Petroleum in 1984 marked the 15th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission from 1969. The card set was collected by Nancy Yasecko, a filmmaker who grew up in Florida near Cape Canaveral, and whose film "Growing Up with Rockets," released in 1985, is a personal memoir of growing up in the shadow of the United States' civil human spaceflight program. The card set is part of a collection of artifacts that Yasecko donated to the Museum in 2012 along with a copy of the film, which is held by the Museum's film archives.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Sponsor

CITGO Petroleum

Credit Line

Gift of The Growing Up with Rockets Collection

Materials

Paper, Ink, Plastic

Dimensions

3-D: 12.1 x 7 x 0.3cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MEMORABILIA-Events

Inventory Number

A20130187000