Old Glory Planted On The Moon

Made:
1969-07-21 in Statio Tranquillitatis

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Mirrorpix

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Old Glory Planted On The Moon', taken by a remote control camera, 21 July 1969. 'Apollo 11 astronautsNeil A Armstrong and Edwin E Aldrin plant the US flag on the surface of the moon during their extravehicular activity. This picture taken from 16mm color movie film from a remote camera inside the lunar module shooting at 1 frame per second.'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14608
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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