Vanguard launching an earth satellite - Cape Canaveral Florida

Vanguard launching an earth satellite - Cape Canaveral Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/57411
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Vanguard launching an earth satellite - Cape Canaveral Florida

Image Number

  • c028011

Year

  • 1958

Date Note

  • Photographed on March 17, 1958.

Series Title

General Note

  • This launch placed the second satellite (for the United States) in orbit ? it is to ?stay aloft? for 2,000 years.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 3 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: SN037522.

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Vanguard launching an earth satellite - Cape Canaveral Florida
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