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
Description:
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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AWARDS                                  
MERCURY PROJECT                         
NEWS MEDIA                              
PUBLIC RELATIONS                        

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