Skip to main content

Image / People looking at lunar dust, chips and small rocks from the Apollo ...

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
People looking at lunar dust, chips and small rocks from the Apollo 11 mission on display in Los Angeles, Calif., 1969
Contributor
Cormier, Don
Date Created and/or Issued
October 20, 1969
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-3560
Description
LOOKING AT THE MOON--Thousands stood in line for up to 30 minutes to get a glimpse of lunar dust, chips and small rocks from the Apollo 11 flight on display at UCLA open house. The samples were in sealed bottles inside a glass case and were guarded by security men.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b639_261254
ark:/21198/zz0002vrrc
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Lunar geology--Exhibitions
Science
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: