NASA Photo ID: S67-19572           File Name: 10073536.jpg
Film Type: 4x5 BW                  Date Taken: 02/01/67
Title: Astronaut Alan Shepard recieves NASA Distinguished Service Award
Astronaut Alan B. Shepard recieves the NASA Distinguished Service Award 
from President John F. Kennedy in May 1961, days after his history making 
MR-3 flight. Shepard's wife and mother on left and other six Mercury 
astronauts are in background.                  
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