Search results for: mercury atlas

  • John Glenn

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    FOT1285599
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    Mercury-Atlas; John Glenn; astronaut; astronauts; NASA; spacesuit; portrait; portraits; Mercury; Friendship 7; historic; spaceflight; exploration; first; manned; mission; into; space; science; history; 1960s; 1962; Soace Race; Cold War; American;...
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    USA Kennedy Space Center -- Feb 1962 -- NASA astronaut John H Glenn Jr - pilot of the Mercury Atlas 6 (MA-6) spaceflight, poses for a photo with the Mercury "Friendship 7" spacecraft during preflight activities. On Feb. 20, 1962, Glenn piloted...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458826
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 2003 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: EARTH, ABOARD THE SPACE SHUTTLE -- 11 Nov 1998 -- STS-95 payload specialist John Glenn works with the Osteporosis Experiment in Orbit (OSTEO) experiment located in a locker in the Discovery's middeck. On Feb. 20, 1962 at...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458817
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    4074 x 5389 px
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    ; Mercury-Atlas ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; astronauts ; NASA ; spacesuit ; portrait ; portraits ; Mercury ; Friendship 7 ; historic ; spaceflight ; exploration ; first ; manned ; mission ; into ; space ; science ; history ; 1960s ; 1962 ; Space Race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Kennedy Space Center -- Feb 1962 -- NASA astronaut John H Glenn Jr - pilot of the Mercury Atlas 6 (MA-6) spaceflight, poses for a photo with the Mercury "Friendship 7" spacecraft during preflight activities. On...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458814
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 1930 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- Jan / Feb 1962 -- Astronaut John Glenn inspects artwork that will be painted on the outside of his Mercury spacecraft, which he nicknamed Friendship 7. On Feb. 20, 1962, Glenn lifted off into space aboard his...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458831
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    1997 x 3040 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- 20 Feb 1962 -- Astronaut John H Glenn Jnr dons his silver Mercury pressure suit in preparation for launch. On 20 Feb, 1962, John Glenn lifted off into space aboard his Mercury Atlas (MA-6) rocket and became the...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1460619
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 1930 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    USA Florida -- Jan / Feb 1962 -- Astronaut John Glenn inspects artwork that will be painted on the outside of his Mercury spacecraft, which he nicknamed Friendship 7. On Feb. 20, 1962, Glenn lifted off into space aboard his Mercury Atlas (MA-6) rocket...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458828
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2305 x 3000 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, Glenn enters his Friendship 7...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458829
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2972 x 1970 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, Glenn enters his Friendship 7...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458833
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 2338 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; john h Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, Glenn enters his Friendship 7...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458837
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3415 x 5017 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- circa 1961-1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, Glenn enters his Friendship 7...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458838
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3343 x 5120 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- circa 1961-1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, Glenn enters his Friendship 7...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458834
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3212 x 3212 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; John H Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Washington DC -- 29 May 2012 -- President Barack Obama presents former United States Marine Corps pilot, astronaut, and United States democratic senator John Glenn with a Medal of Freedom, Tuesday, May 29, 2012, during a...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458813
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3600 x 2415 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. In this image, John Glenn is amused by Guenter...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458816
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 2061 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ; race ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: USA Florida -- circa 1961-1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962 at 9:47 am EST, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. He died on the 08 Dec 2016 aged 95 -- Picture...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458835
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3017 x 2127 px
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    ; Mercury ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; Friendship 7 ; missions ; 1962 ; US ; USA ; Florida ; Cape Canaveral ; January ; February ; 1960s ; 1950s ; Cold War ; NASA ; astronauts ; technology ; MA-6 ; capsule ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ; space ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: KOREA -- 1953 -- A U.S. Air Force North American F-86F-30-NA Sabre (s/n 52-4584) in 1953. This plane was flown by U.S. Marine Corps Major John H. Glenn and dubbed "MiG Mad Marine" and "the magnetic ass" for...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1285597
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    4488 x 3296 px
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    John Glenn; astronaut; astronauts; spaceflight; human; manned; Mercury-Atlas 6; Friendship 7; Project Mercury; Mercury; NASA; orbit; orbiting; the; Earth; space; Space Race; Cold War; 1962; 1960s; John H Glenn; American; Americans; great; pilot; pilots;...
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    EARTH Aboard Friendship 7 -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962, astronaut John H. Glenn, Jr., became the first American to orbit Earth. Launched from Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 14, Glenn's Mercury-Atlas 6 Friendship 7 spacecraft completed a...
  • John Glenn

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    FOT1458822
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    John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    4488 x 3296 px
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    ; John Glenn ; astronaut ; astronauts ; spaceflight ; human ; manned ; Mercury-Atlas 6 ; Friendship 7 ; Project Mercury ; Mercury ; NASA ; orbit ; orbiting ; the ; Earth ; space ; Space Race ; Cold War ; 1962 ; 1960s ; John H Glenn ; American ;...
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    File image of John Glenn: EARTH Aboard Friendship 7 -- 20 Feb 1962 -- On Feb. 20, 1962, astronaut John H. Glenn, Jr., became the first American to orbit Earth. Launched from Cape Canaveral Launch Complex 14, Glenn's Mercury-Atlas 6 Friendship 7...
  • John F Kennedy meets John Glenn

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    FOT1273359
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    John F Kennedy meets John Glenn
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    5549 x 3767 px
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    ; James Webb.John Glenn ; John H Glenn ; jnr ; US ; U.S. ; president ; John F Kennedy ; Lyndon Baines Johnson ; Lyndon B Johnson ; Lyndon Johnson ; presidents ; politics ; politicians ; Cold War ; 1960s ; c20th ; 20th ; century ; history ; Florida ; USA...
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    USA Florida -- 23 Feb 1962 -- U.S. President John F. Kennedy pays tribute to astronaut John H Glenn Jr. for his February 1962 flight aboard Friendship 7. The Mercury-Atlas 6 mission marked the free world's first orbital manned flight....
  • Planets

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    FOT422307
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    Planets
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    Krzysztof Wiktor
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    2550 x 3300 px
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    planets, planet, cosmos, cosmic, earth, planet earth, mars, Neptune, Pluto, Pluto, mercury, pictures of planets, pictured of earth, astro photography, astronomy, astronomical photography, lunar photos, lunar pictures, full moon, space photography, space...
  • Walter Schirra

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    FOT1460645
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    Walter Schirra
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 2366 px
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    ; Walter M Schirra ; Walter Schirra ; astronaut ; astronauts ; American ; USA ; US ; Mercury ; missions ; spacesuit ; portrait ; portraits ; people ; famous ; NASA ; spaceflight ; exploration ; explorers ; explorer ; pilot ; pilots ; Gemini ; Project...
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    USA Florida -- 01 Oct 1962 -- Portrait of NASA Astronaut Walter M Schirra Jnr in Mercury pressure suit with model of Mercury capsule behind him -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive/NASA
  • Support Figure of a Seated Cleric or Friar, ca. 1280

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    FOT1512283
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    Support Figure of a Seated Cleric or Friar, ca. 1280
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    Liszt Collection
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    4322 x 4323 px
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    Support Figure, Seated Cleric, Friar, ca, 1280, Reims, France, French, Copper alloy, mercury gilding, Overall, 2 5/8 x 1 5/16 11/16in, 6.7 3.4 4.3cm, Metalwork-Copper, pose, statuette, cleric, friar, echoing ancient, figures, Atlas, indentation cast,...
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    Support Figure of a Seated Cleric or Friar, ca. 1280, Made in Reims(?), France, French, Copper alloy with mercury gilding, Overall: 2 5/8 x 1 5/16 x 1 11/16in. (6.7 x 3.4 x 4.3cm), Metalwork-Copper alloy, The pose of this statuette of a cleric of friar,...
  • Edwardian representation - Solar System

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    FOT1116840
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    Edwardian representation - Solar System
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    Derek And Pam Metson
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    9723 x 3000 px
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    Solar System, sun, planets, Earth, Mercury, Mars, Venus, Uranus, Neptune, Jupiter, Saturn, space, diagram, representation, Halley's Comet, Asteroids, the eight great planets, moons, educational, atlas, map, plan, diagram, Edwardian, Victorian,
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    Early representation of the Solar System. From an undated atlas, dating back to early 20th century, possibly earlier. Ireland is shown in the atlas as part of the British Empire.
  • Sea chart of the Zuiderzee and the Wadden Sea, Jan...

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    FOT1367896
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    Sea chart of the Zuiderzee and the Wadden Sea, Jan...
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    Liszt Collection
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    4372 x 3827 px
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    ; Cupids ; Amores ; Amoretti ; Putti ; Sailing-Ship ; Sailing-Boat ; Maps ; Atlases ; Ships ; Rudder ; Mercury Hermes ; Sea Chart ; Map ; World ; Earth ; Geography ; Cartography ; Geographical ; Zuiderzee ; Wadden Sea ; Sandbars ; Depths ; Islands ;...
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    Sea chart of the Zuiderzee and the Wadden Sea, Jan Luyken, Johannes van Keulen (I), unknown, 1681 - 1799
  • Spacepark New York World's Fair 1964

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    FOT415680
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    Spacepark New York World's Fair 1964
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    Martin Hendry
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    4134 x 2791 px
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    United States Spacepark at the New York World's Fair 1964-5, co-sponsored by Nasa, featured spacecraft and satellites on display, right: NASA X-15 replica plane which set world speed record of 4000 mph at altitude of 354, 000 feet, left behind...
  • Victorian representation of Solar System

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    FOT1116843
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    Victorian representation of Solar System
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    Derek And Pam Metson
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    4000 x 3207 px
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    Victorian, Solar System, planets, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Vesta, Juno, Ceres, Pallas, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, astronomy, education, learning, 18th century, distances, representation, atlas, map, plan, space, sun, planets,
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    A representation of the Solar System from a double page spread in an undated Victorian home education book. The names used for some of the planets are no longer familiar. The decade shown for the date of this original has been chosen as mid-Victorian,...
  • Gemini III astronauts

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    FOT1460612
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    Gemini III astronauts
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    5306 x 4269 px
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    ; St Louis ; St. Louis ; astronaut ; astronauts ; NASA ; space ; race ; Cold War ; Virgil Grissom ; Virgil I Grissom ; John W Young ; John Young ; Gemini ; project ; mission ; missions ; Gemini III ; Gemini 3 ; spacecraft ; manned ; spaceflight ;...
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    USA St Louis -- 1965 -- On March 23, 1965, astronauts Virgil I 'Gus' Grissom and John W Young participated in the first crewed Gemini flight, Gemini III. The flight of the “Molly Brown,” which was named after the Broadway musical and was a...