Category: 1960s

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Is…

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Island, Cairo, Egypt, 1965, photographed by Eliot Elisofon.

August 13, 1969 – New Yorkers cheer Apollo 11 …

August 13, 1969 – New Yorkers cheer Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Michael Collins, and Neil Armstrong in a parade down 42nd Street.

Johnny Bruck cover art for The Dark Destroyers…

Johnny Bruck cover art for The Dark Destroyers by Manly Wade Wellman, 1960 German edition.

Gemini 8 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Dave Sc…

Gemini 8 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Dave Scott blast off from Cape Canaveral on March 16, 1966.

October 15, 1963: NASA’s experimental M2…

October 15, 1963: NASA’s experimental M2-F1 lifting body flies over Rogers Dry Lake near Dryden Flight Research Center in California.

Apollo 6 on the launch pad, February 6, 1968.

Apollo 6 on the launch pad, February 6, 1968.

NASA portrait of Apollo 11 moonwalker Neil Arm…

NASA portrait of Apollo 11 moonwalker Neil Armstrong, 1969.

Hans Möller cover art for Rex Corda, #8, 1967.

Hans Möller cover art for Rex Corda, #8, 1967.

Awesome Johnny Bruck cover art for the Perry R…

Awesome Johnny Bruck cover art for the Perry Rhodan novel Die Wüste der strahlenden Steine, no. 377, 1968.

Neil Armstrong trains for a giant leap, April …

Neil Armstrong trains for a giant leap, April 22, 1969.