Apollo 13 Astronauts Jack Swigert and Jim Lovell in a Parade, Chicago, Illinois, May 1, 1970

Summary

NASA marked some of its finest hours in April 1970 when Apollo 13, crewed by Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert and Fred Haise, returned safely to Earth despite a potentially lethal explosion aboard the spacecraft. Crew and support staff were celebrated as heroes. Swigert and Lovell enjoyed a ticker-tape parade through Chicago on May 1. Haise was absent due to illness.

NASA marked some of its finest hours in April 1970 when Apollo 13, crewed by Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert and Fred Haise, returned safely to Earth despite a potentially lethal explosion aboard the spacecraft. Crew and support staff were celebrated as heroes. Swigert and Lovell enjoyed a ticker-tape parade through Chicago on May 1. Haise was absent due to illness.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Gelatin silver process

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 8.125 in

Width: 10.25 in

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