Data Sphere (Capsule). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

View of Paul A. Lathrop, Manager, Electronic Equipment Engineering in the Missile and Space Vehicle Department at General Electric Co. (center), and two unidentified men posed with the Data Sphere (Capsule) [A19590101000 and associated numbers], circa 1959.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Astronautics
  • Artificial satellites
  • Space surveillance

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1959

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A13716

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