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it s not surprising that people were studying the moon long before what is surprising lewis m rutherfurd took
It's not surprising that people were studying the moon long before #Apollo11.
What is surprising? Lewis M. Rutherfurd took this photograph of the moon in 1865. #Apollo50 #Apollo11at50at50
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can you spot the site on this very special map of the moon at50
Can you spot the #Apollo11 site on this very special map of the moon? #Apollo11at50a#Apollo50t50
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today in 1969 neil armstrong and buzz aldrin landed on the moon and inspired this lunchbox having this lunchbo
Today in 1969: Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon (and inspired this lunchbox).
Having this lunchbox may have made you the coolest kid in the lunchroom in 1969. In 2019, it helps us explore how a historic event was represented in material culture. #Apollo50
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on july 20 1969 millions of people worldwide tuned in to watch the moon landing on television do you remember
On July 20, 1969 millions of people worldwide tuned in to watch the moon landing on television.

Do you remember watching? #Apollo50 #Apollo11At50

📷: Zenith "Space Commander" remote, 1959
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we are proud to be the home of the d day flag recently presented at the white house it will go on display in t
@SpaceprincessMX @smithsonianW @kathygriffine @POTUS @realDonaldTrumpare proud to be the home of the D-Day flag recently presented at the White House. It will go on display in the museum on Friday, July 26. You can learn more about the flag here:
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in february 1962 john glenn right became the first american to orbit the earth at50
@airandspace In February 1962, John Glenn (right) became the first American to orbit the Earth. #Apollo11 #Apollo50 #Apollo11At50At50
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gus grissom left followed shepard launched into suborbital flight in july 1961 he later became the first nasa
Gus Grissom (left) followed Shepard, launched into suborbital flight in July 1961. He later became the first NASA astronaut to fly into space twice.

This suit (from @airandspace ) was used by him during early training and development testing:
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in may 1961 alan shepard became the first american in space apollo11 apollo11at50 apollo50
In May 1961, Alan Shepard became the first American in space. #Apollo11 #Apollo11at50 #Apollo50
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from left to right it s gus grissom alan shepard and john glenn they were three of the astronauts involved in
From left to right: It's Gus Grissom, Alan Shepard, and John Glenn!

They were three of the astronauts involved in Project Mercury, America's first man-in-space program. #Apollo11 #Apollo50 #Apollo11at50 at50
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this richard avedon photograph features three history making astronauts but they are not the astronauts do you
This Richard Avedon photograph features three history making astronauts, but they are not the #Apollo11 astronauts. Do you know who they are?

#Apollo50 #Apollo11at50at50

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a child s superman cape an award from a fair a ring intended for a future husband these objects reflect facets
A child's Superman cape, an award from a fair, a ring intended for a future husband. These objects reflect facets of Matthew Shepard's life. Today, they join our collection, representing the story of a young man who was so much more than his brutal murder in 1998. #LGBTQhistory
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today in 1942 fdr signs an order allowing incarceration of japanese americans background
Today in 1942: FDR signs an order (#EO9066) allowing incarceration of Japanese Americans. Background:
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today in 1944 american troops land at omaha beach on d day photo by magazine war correspondent robert capa
Today in 1944: American troops land at Omaha Beach on D-day. Photo by magazine war correspondent Robert Capa:
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today in 1944 american troops land at omaha beach on d day by magazine correspondent robert capa the story
Today in 1944: American troops land at Omaha Beach on D-day. 📷 by magazine correspondent Robert Capa. The story:
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today in 1776 the declaration of independence is read aloud to gen washington s troops in new york lithograph
Today in 1776: The Declaration of Independence is read aloud to Gen. Washington's troops in New York. Lithograph:
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today in 1942 president franklin roosevelt signed executive order 9066 under which nearly 75000 american citiz
Today in 1942 President Franklin Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, under which nearly 75,000 American citizens of Japanese ancestry were taken into custody. Another 45,000 Japanese nationals living in the United States were also incarcerated. #DayOfRemembrance #EO9066
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today in 1948 pres truman signs executive order 9981 prohibiting discrimination in armed forces trumanlibrary
Today in 1948: Pres. Truman signs Executive Order 9981, prohibiting discrimination in armed forces: @TrumanLibrary
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today in 1960 four african american college students in greensboro nc sit at this lunch counter ask for servic
Today in 1960: Four African American college students in Greensboro, NC, sit at this lunch counter, ask for service:
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today in 1776 first public reading of the declaration of independence in philadelphia jefferson wrote it on th
Today in 1776: First public reading of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. Jefferson wrote it on this portable desk.
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this morning matthew shepard s remains will be buried at the shepard was a gay college student in laramie wyom
This morning, Matthew Shepard's remains will be buried at the . Shepard was a gay college student in Laramie, Wyoming. His killing 20 years ago made headlines. Yesterday his parents donated their son's belongings to our collection:
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