Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper waiting for the weight and balance tests to begin. Cooper's Space helmet consists of a resinous impregnated fiberglass hard shell; and individually molded crushable impact liner; a ventilation exhaust outlet; a visor sealing system; and a communications system."
Date: May 15, 1963
Creator: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society