Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich; Vostok 1 Spacecraft (12 Apr 61, Russia, Sputnik 11). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Informal view of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin being fitted into his spacecraft, Vostok 1, prior to launch; April 12, 1961.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

Space flight

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

4/12/1961

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-159173

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