NASA Photo ID: S61-02385           File Name: 10073533.jpg
Film Type: 8x10                    Date Taken: 07/05/61
Title: Astronaut Shepard arrives at Grand Bahamas Island
Description:
Astronaut Alan Shepard arrives at Grand Bahamas Island and is greeted by 
Astronauts Virgil I. (Gus) Grissom (right) and Donald Slayton (left) and 
also by Keith Lindell (between Shepard and Grissom) after the first
American  suborbital flight. He will participate in a press conference with
Grissom and  Slayton.                 
Subject terms:
ASTRONAUTS                              
CONFERENCES                             
MERCURY MR-3 FLIGHT                     
MERCURY PROJECT                         
NEWS MEDIA                              

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