Submarines; Launchings; World War II; Events; Naval yards & naval stations;
A series of pictures of Lera Thomas at the launching of the U.S.S. Shark, a Balao-class diesel-electric submarine. Mrs. Thomas acted as the sponsor to the launching by breaking a bottle of champagne over the bow. The Shark launched October 17, 1943...
An owner's manual for a Philco television set. Inside is a receipt from Crumpacker Distributing Corporation sold to Kamin Furniture Company and shipped to Mrs. J. W. Millard, Sr. It is dated December 2, 1953.
This is a picture of the Apollo 7 crew, which was the first Apollo crew following the Apollo 1 disaster. Pictured left to right are Command Module Pilot Donn F. Eisele, Commander Walter M. Schirra, Jr., and Lunar Module Pilot Walter Cunningham.
This is a beige cowboy hat that is constructed with soft velvet material. A beige ribbon circles the top of the hat and there are red vent holes along the sides. The hat has a burnt orange leather lining.
Space flight; Space programs; Group portraits; Astronauts;
This is a picture of the Apollo 10 space crew in their astronaut suits. Pictured left to right are Lunar Module Pilot Eugene A. Cernan, Command Module Pilot John W. Young, and Commander Thomas P. Stafford.