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Front cover of 1969 Russian language postcard folder "Yuri Gagarin"; features close-up informal bust portrait of Soviet cosmonaut Major Yuri Alexeyevich Gagarin wearing his pressure suit and space helmet, with faceplate open. Postcard images relate to Gagarin's personal and professional life, especially events surrounding his April 12, 1961, orbital space flight. This record used to draw together all images of the postcard folder set, NASM 00159136 through 00159161.

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


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