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Name of Image: Apollo 11 Commander Armstrong Presents President With Commemorative Plaque
MIX #: 7562397
NIX #: 7562397 MSFC-7562397
Date of Image: 1974-06-04
Category: Saturn Apollo Program
 

Full Description: On June 4, 1974, 5 years after the successful Apollo 11 lunar landing mission, commander Neil Armstrong (right) presented a plaque to U.S. President Richard Milhous Nixon (left) on behalf of all people who had taken part in the space program. In making the presentation, Armstrong said “Mr. President, you have proclaimed this week to be United States Space week in conjunction with the fifth anniversary of our first successful landing on the Moon. It is my privilege to represent my colleagues, the crewmen of projects Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, and Skylab, and the men and women of NASA, and the hundreds of thousands of Americans from across the land who contributed so mightily to the success of our efforts in space in presenting this plaque which bears the names of each individual who has had the privilege of representing this country” in a space flight. The presentation was made at the California white house in San Clemente.
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Keywords: Apollo 11, Anniversary, Commemorative Plaque, Neil Armstrong, President, Richard Nixon
MSFC Negative Number: 7562397
Reference Number: MSFC-75-SA-4105-2C
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