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[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0134]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Newsmen peek into the batch of the Apollo 1 spacecraft in which astronauts Virgil Grissom, Edward H. White II and Roger B. Chaffee died. The spaceship is now in a hangar at Cape Kennedy and is being dismantled as an investigating team searches for the cause of the blaze."
Date: March 4, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0172]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Apollo spacecraft command and services modules are given a "shake test" under simulated flight conditions at their production and testing facility in California."
Date: September 8, 1967
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0167]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "AP Artist Jack Carlton presents an imaginative picture of Apollo 7 as it sent TV transmissions back to earth while speeding across the U. S. from Texas to Florida along the Gulf Coast."
Date: October 14, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0141]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Apollo spaceship, built to orbit America's first three-man crew, began ground tests here today after arriving by aircraft from the prime contractor in Downey, Calif."
Date: May 31, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0140]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "An Apollo command module, similar to the one being used for the Apollo 4 mission and the one that will carry men to the moon and back, is lowered onto a dolly for shipment to Cape Kennedy, Fla."
Date: September 22, 1967
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0108]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The Apollo splashed down only five miles from its recovery ship and only 1 / 3 mile off target, but it took 20 minutes for searchers to locate the craft."
Date: October 22, 1968
Creator: AP Lasergraphic
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0170]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Astronaut Walter Cunningham holds up a message to his boss, Donald K. "Deke" Slayton, director of flight crew ops, as the telecast from Apollo 7 was beamed to earth today."
Date: October 15, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0174]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "This is a view of an astronaut's footprint in lunar soil made during the first moon walk on July 20, 1969. The footprints should be visible for a long time because the moon has no atmosphere to erode them."
Date: July 20, 1969
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0168]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The giant Saturn 1B rocket with the Apollo 7 spacecraft lifts off the pad at Cape Kennedy, Fla., with the crew of Walter Schirra Jr., Donn Eisele and Walter Cunningham."
Date: October 11, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0139]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Apollo 4 spacecraft, its heat shield blackened by temperatures exceeding 4,000 degrees, is lowered to its cradle after recovery by the carrier USS Bennington Thursday in the mid-Pacific near Honolulu. The unmanned craft had completed an 8-1 / 2 hour test flight."
Date: November 10, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0107]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Navy frogmen board the unmanned Apollo moonship a few hours after it splashed down in the Pacific near Wake Island Thursday. NASA officials prounced the test flight a success, and the craft is expected to carry three astronauts into orbit in December."
Date: August 27, 1966
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0126]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "126 miles up, the picture taken from the Apollo 7 spacecraft shows the expended Saturn IVB stage rocket 50 feet away during docking maneuvers. The spacecraft is directly over the Midland-Odessa, Texas, area."
Date: October 24, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0177]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A review board said this severely damaged area is the most likely region for the start of the blaze on the Apollo 1 spacecraft module. It's near the floor where Virgil Grissom was sitting."
Date: April 10, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0125]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Houston, Tex., and Gulf Coast area, looking southeast, as seen from the Apollo 7 spacecraft at an altitude of 101 nautical miles."
Date: October 25, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0123]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The world's dozen peaks which reach a height of greater than five miles above sea level are seen in this remarkable photograph from the Apollo 7 spacecraft at an altitude of 130 nautical miles. Mount Everest is at lower center."
Date: October 25, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0160]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Charred Apollo 7 command module is inspected by technicians in the hangar bay of the carrier USS Essex following its descent from space and recovery from the Atlantic Ocean Tuesday."
Date: October 23, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0121]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The expended Saturn IVB stage is shown as photographed from the Apollo 7 spacecraft during docking maneuvers at altitude of 125 miles above Cape Kennedy, Fla."
Date: October 23, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1200.0154]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Traveling at almost 25,000 miles per hour, the Apollo 4 spacecraft command module heatshield ablator is confronted with searing temperatures of about 4,500 degrees. These are anticipated speeds and temperatures on return from a lunar mission. Inside the module, it will be no more than 80 degrees for the astronauts. These modules are produced for NASA in Downey, Calif."
Date: October 10, 1967
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society