Launch of Apollo 11

Made:
1969-07-16 in John F Kennedy Space Center
maker:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Gelatin silver print of the launch of Apollo 11, photographed from a US Airforce aircraft flying at around 37,000 Feet, taken by an unknown photographer for NASA, 16 July 1969. 'Apollo 11's powerful booster rocket generates more than 7 1/2 million pounds of thrust as the 36-story (sic) space vehicle begins a journey to the moon...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14585
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
NASA; The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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