Photographic prints relating to pressure suits and the NASA space programme

Made:
1959-1962
part of archive:
Personal papers relating to Ian B. Wright's employment at Frankenstein & Sons

Includes an image of Ian Wright dressed in a full pressure suit developed for V-Bombers, and two photographs relating to the NASA space programme. The first image is of astronaut, John Glenn, standing in front of a large antenna in his pressure suit. The second image is of an astronaut climbing into a Mercury capsule. This second image is addressed to Wright.

Details

Extent:
3
Identifier:
YA2010.71/1/1/11
Subject:
Textile Industry, Space Sciences, Aircraft
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.

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