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Maps, World and Data Book, Friendship 7

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This object is on display in the Apollo to the Moon exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

This notebook containing world maps and other data was carried by astronaut John Glenn Jr. during the flight of Friendship 7, the first U.S. orbital spaceflight carrying a human on February 20, 1962.

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

Astronaut

John H. Glenn, Jr.

Manufacturer

NASA Kennedy Space Center Disposal Office

Credit Line

Transferred from NASA

Materials

  • Paper
  • Plastic
  • Adhesive
  • Ink
  • Aluminum
  • Rubber

Dimensions

2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Folded): 27.9 x 22.9cm (11 x 9 in.)

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National Air and Space Museum Collection

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Maps (Archives)

Inventory Number

A19670193000

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