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Apollo 17 Lunar Rover | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Apollo 17 Lunar Rover

Apollo 17 Lunar Rover | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Astronauts Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt practice operating the lunar roving vehicle (LRV) in preparation for the Apollo 17 mission to the moon. They are practicing on a rocky beach near the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This photograph is part of the NASA press material collected by ABC science reporter, Jules Bergman. Bergman's papers are available for research at the Wisconsin Historical Society Archives.
DESCRIPTION
Astronauts Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt practice operating the lunar roving vehicle (LRV) in preparation for the Apollo 17 mission to the moon. They are practicing on a rocky beach near the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This photograph is part of the NASA press material collected by ABC science reporter, Jules Bergman. Bergman's papers are available for research at the Wisconsin Historical Society Archives.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11363
Creation Date: September 1972
Creator Name:United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
City:Kennedy Space Center
County:
State:Florida
Collection Name:Jules Bergman papers, 1965-1974
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, color
Original Format Number:U.S. Mss 132AF Box 8
Original Dimensions:9.5 x 7 inches
SUBJECTS
Men
Outdoor photography
Flags
Exploration
Outer space
Transportation
Astronauts
Protective clothing

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