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Mercury-Redstone 4
Views of Astronaut Virgil Grissom after MR-4 flight

Views of Astronaut Virgil I. (Gus) Grissom after the Mercury-Redstone 4 (MR-4) flight. Closeup view of Grissom talking on the phone with President Kennedy. Grissom is still wearing his pressure suit (2897); Grissom enjoys a meal aboard the recovery ship, U.S.S. Randolph, following his 15 minute, 37 seconds suborbital space mission (2898).

Catalog Date: 21 July 1961
Film Type: 8x10
NASA image: S61-02897

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