NASA Photo ID: S61-02785           File Name: 10073491.jpg
Film Type: 8x10                    Date Taken: 07/28/61
Title: Astronaut Allen Shepard in his pressure suit in the suit trailer
Astronaut Allen Shepard in his pressure suit is seated in a reclining chair 
while a technician checks communications equipment in his helmet. He is in 
the suiting trailer before the Mercury-Redstone 3 (MR-3) flight, the first 
American manned space flight.                  
Subject terms:
MERCURY MR-3 FLIGHT                     
MERCURY PROJECT                         
PRESSURE SUITS                          

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