Category: apollo 11

The Moon, photographed during the Apollo 11 mi…

The Moon, photographed during the Apollo 11 mission, July 16-24, 1969.

(Apollo Archive)

February 24, 1969 – Apollo 11 moonwalkers Neil…

February 24, 1969 – Apollo 11 moonwalkers Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin train for the Moon by going on a geology field trip to the Sierra Blanca region in West Texas. (NASA)

The art of Apollo 11: Paintings by Paul Calle,…

The art of Apollo 11: Paintings by Paul Calle, Mario Cooper, Erich Fuchs, and Paul Fjeld.

The Apollo 11 lunar surface television camera …

The Apollo 11 lunar surface television camera held by Stan Lebar, leader of the Westinghouse team that developed it.

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.

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks into the lunar module, as painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

Neil Armstrong trains for a giant leap, April …

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

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon, July 20, 1969. Painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was takin…

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was taking a picture of Buzz Aldrin, Aldrin’s visor was taking a picture of Armstrong.

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Roc…

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Rockwell in collaboration with Pierre Mion, 1966.