Eileen Collins

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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.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Photographer

Annie Leibovitz

Credit Line

Gift of Annie Leibovitz.

Medium

Photograph of Eileen Collins

Dimensions

2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 88.6 x 88.3 x 1cm (34 7/8 x 34 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Physical Description

  • Portrait of Eileen Collins
  • Color Photograph
  • Approx 24"x24"
  • Eileen Collins became the first woman to pilot the Space Shuttle (Discovery in 1995) and the first woman to command a shuttle mission (Columbia in 1999). Renowned portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz portrays Collins during training at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

Type

ART-Photographic Art

Inventory Number

A20130177000

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