- Launch of the Apollo 8 spacecraft.
- Photographed on December 21, 1968.
- A lone egret caught in flight appears to be watching the Saturn V in flight heavenward with the Apollo 8 spacecraft and its crew.
- The Apollo 8 mission took place between December 21 (launch) and December 27 (landing) 1968. The astronauts were Frank Borman, Commander; William A. Anders, Lunar Module Pilot; and James A. Lovell, Jr., Command Module Pilot.
- 1 photograph - col. - 11 x 17 in.
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