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[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0152]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Scale model of Project Mercury space capsule, "Friendship 7," inspeced by Roland Rodman, president of the Frontiers of Science Foundation."
Date: May 17, 1962
Creator: Cobb, Dick
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0153]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Like a giant arrow, the escape tower juts out from the Project Mercury space capsule on display Tuesday in the 200 block of W Main. The craft identical with one in which Col. John H. Glenn Jr. made his historic orbital flight Febuaray 20, was to leqve for Tulsa late Tuesday after a two day stay in Oklahoma City."
Date: July 3, 1962
Creator: Traverse, Austin
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0170]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Heralding flight by atronaut was Capitol Hill Baptist Church, where this sign was put up as soon as Lt. Col. John Glenn was orbited. Staff members explained that the intent of the big sign, put up by youth director Frank Minton, was to show that Glenn's orbital adventure would have been impossible without God's laws of nature governing space and the atmosphere."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Matheson, Mandell
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0178]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Remarkable view of the curvature of the earth was made by astronaut John Glenn Jr., with a hand held camera. His capsule was zooming 17,000 mph at the time. The pciture from a color negative film shows scattered cloud cover over an unidentified area."
Date: February 21, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0643]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "A Mercury capsule, such as a U.S. Astronaut will use in space flight from Cape Canaveral, Fla. is sent skyward."
Date: April 28, 1961
Creator: AP News Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0667]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Miss Sam", a monkey, takes off from an experimental station aboard a Little Joe rocket topped with a Mercury Capsule on a flight into space."
Date: January 21, 1960
Creator: U.P.I. Telephoto
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0665]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Tomorrow's space travelers may get safely back to earth in emergencies through a celestial lifeboat like this one."
Date: January 21, 1960
Creator: U.P.I. Telephoto
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0644]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The escape system designed as life insurance for America's first astronaut wil be tested here this week."
Date: March 14, 1961
Creator: U.P.I. Telephoto
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0155]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Astronaut John Glenn is shown after he climbed into the Mercury capsule today atop the Atlas rocket at the Cape Canaveral missle test center."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0156]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Flaming ride into space, astronaut John Glenn rides spaceward inside his Mercury capsule atop Atlas from launch pad at Cape Canaveral missle test center today."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0157]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Navy men from the destroyer Noa Vork at the opening at top of capsule as it is swung aboard following oribital flight from Cape Canaveral today. Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. is still in the capsuale as they attempt to lift main chute cannister from escape hatch of spacecraft."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0158]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Astronaut Alan Shepard stnad at right with his hand on the mercury capsule in which John Glenn orbited the earth three times yesterday after it was returned today to the Cape Canaveral missle test center from where it was launched. Other test center workers stand about as the capsule rests on platform."
Date: February 21, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0159]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Atronaut John Glenn checks his space capsul aboard the Destroyer NOA yesterday after his three orbit flight around the earth. A technician inside the capsule pokes his hands through the escape hatch through which Glenn emerged from his space vehicle."
Date: February 21, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0160]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Atlas rocket with Mercury capsule containing John Glenn roars skyward from the launch site at Cape Canaveral today. This picture is looking toward the south along row of gatrys. Picture was made with a motorized Leica and 200mm Telyt lens by Tom O'Halloran of U.S.News & World Report, acting as a member of the NASA pciture pool."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1098.0161]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "capsual containing Astronaut John Glenn bobs in Atlantic Ocean some 700 miles southeast of Cape Canaveral missle center after successfully completing three orbit flight around the earth."
Date: February 20, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society