Parade welcoming John Glenn back to earth - Cocoa Beach, Florida

Parade welcoming John Glenn back to earth - Cocoa Beach, Florida


Image Number

  • N041265

Year

  • 1962

Date Note

  • Photographed on February 23, 1962.

Series Title

General Note

  • Astronaut John Glenn is handed a "Well Done" sign by local Cocoa Beach residents, as he, Mrs. Glenn, and Vice President Johnson parade towards Cape Canaveral.

    Biography Note

  • The Friendship 7 flight made John Glenn the first American to circle the earth. It was part of the Mercury Project.

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

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Parade welcoming John Glenn back to earth - Cocoa Beach, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Parade welcoming John Glenn back to earth - Cocoa Beach, Florida. 1962. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/149356>, accessed 22 February 2017.

MLA

Parade welcoming John Glenn back to earth - Cocoa Beach, Florida. 1962. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 Feb. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/149356>.

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(State Archives of Florida)