9 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Space programs--United States"
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Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39 Facilities Fact Sheet, 1968

Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39 Facilities Fact Sheet, 1968

Date
1968-12
Description
A fact sheet describing the facilities at Launch Complex 39 at Kennedy Space Center and how the facilities will support the Apollo Program.
Collection
Launch Complex 34: NASA Launch Operations Directorate Fact Sheet, 1962

Launch Complex 34: NASA Launch Operations Directorate Fact Sheet, 1962

Date
1962
Description
A fact sheet about Launch Complex 34 at Cape Canaveral, including a map on the back.
Collection
Letter from Martha Chaffee to Governor Claude Kirk, 1967

Letter from Martha Chaffee to Governor Claude Kirk, 1967

Date
1967-03-24
Description
A letter from Martha Chaffee to Florida Governor Claude Kirk thanking him for the letter following the death of her husband, astronaut Roger Chaffee, during a pre-launch test at the Kennedy Space Center.
Collection
Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Date
1969-05-31
Description
A letter from Vicky A. MacDonald inviting President Richard Nixon to the Apollo 11 launch at Cape Kennedy (known as Cape Canaveral today). The spaceflight was to take astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins on the first manned Moon landing.
Collection
Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966

Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966

Date
1966 (circa)
Description
A booklet describing Launch Complex 39, the crawler transporter, the barge facilities and the Fluid Test Facility at Merritt Island.
Collection
NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965

NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
A booklet about NASA at Cape Kennedy (now known as Cape Canaveral) with an introduction by Kurt H. Debus and information about the history of NASA; the NASA missions at Cape Kennedy and other sites around the United States; launch vehicles; future concepts; NASA employees; activities available in Cape Canaveral and the surrounding area; the workforce and budget of NASA; and a map of Cape Kennedy.
Collection
National Day of Participation Proclamation, 1969

National Day of Participation Proclamation, 1969

Date
1969-07-17
Description
A proclamation made by Governor Claude Kirk establishing Monday, July 21, 1969, as the National Day of Participation in honor of the Apollo 11 mission.
Collection
News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Safe Driving for Apollo 11 Launch, 1969

News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Safe Driving for Apollo 11 Launch, 1969

Date
1969-07-15
Description
News release from Governor Claude Kirk encouraging drivers to use caution in the coming days as people flock to Cape Kennedy (known as Cape Canaveral today) to watch the launch of Apollo 11. The spaceflight was to take astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins on the first manned Moon landing.
Collection
Saturn V/Apollo Lunar Flight Plan Brochure, 1965

Saturn V/Apollo Lunar Flight Plan Brochure, 1965

Date
1965
Description
A brochure describing the Saturn V/Apollo spacecraft and all of the stages, from liftoff to landing, of the lunar expedition that will put the first human being on the Moon.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_629.4-l376Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39 Facilities Fact Sheet, 1968TextLaunch complexes (Astronautics)
Space ships
Space programs--United States
Astronautics
Spacecraft
Saturn launch vehicles
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fed_nas-1.2-m566-1962_07Launch Complex 34: NASA Launch Operations Directorate Fact Sheet, 1962TextLaunch complexes (Astronautics)
Space programs--United States
Astronautics
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s923_b083_f03_01Letter from Martha Chaffee to Governor Claude Kirk, 1967TextSpace programs--United States
Manned space flight
Astronauts
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s923_b016_f14_01Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969TextSpace programs--United States
Space flight to the moon
Manned space flight
Astronauts
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flc_629.45-n277Merritt Island Launch Area Booklet, ca. 1966TextLaunch complexes (Astronautics)
Space ships
Space programs--United States
Astronautics
Saturn launch vehicles
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sle_brevard_06NASA at Cape Kennedy and the Spaceport, ca. 1965TextSpace programs--United States
Manned space flight
Astronauts
Space vehicles
Saturn launch vehicles
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s923_b099_f08_x01National Day of Participation Proclamation, 1969TextSpace programs--United States
Manned space flight
Astronauts
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s923_b016_f14_x01News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Safe Driving for Apollo 11 Launch, 1969TextSpace programs--United States
Space flight to the moon
Manned space flight
Traffic safety
Public safety
Accidents--Prevention
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s923_b083_f03_x01Saturn V/Apollo Lunar Flight Plan Brochure, 1965TextSpace programs--United States
Manned space flight
Astronauts
Space vehicles
Saturn launch vehicles
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