NASA Photo ID: S61-02794           File Name: 10073502.jpg
Film Type: 8x10                    Date Taken: 07/28/61
Title: Astronauts Alan Shepard in pressure suit approaches Freedom 7 capsule
Description:
Astronaut Alan Shepard, in his pressure suit and helmet, approaches the 
Freedom 7 capsule in preparation for insertion before the Mercury-Redstone
3  mission. He is greeted by Virgil I. Grissom, another Mercury astronaut.                   

Subject terms:
ASTRONAUTS                              
CREW PROCEDURES (PREFLIGHT)             
MERCURY MR-3 FLIGHT                     
PREPARATION                             
SPACECRAFT                              

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