This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Formal, posed head and torso studio portrait of Sally Kristen Ride. Ride is wearing a navy blue polo shirt with a "NASA" logo patch and a Space Shuttle Mission STS-7 patch, circa 1980s. An American flag and a model of Space Shuttle Challenger (OV-99) can be seen in the background. Signed on the front in black ink, "Reach for the stars! Sally K. Ride."
Collection Item Long Description:
- Women air pilots
- Space flight
- Women astronauts