Astronaut John H. Glenn, Jr. is shown during his historic earth-orbital mission aboard Friendship 7 on February 20, 1962.  .Credit: NASA via CNP
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Astronaut John H. Glenn, Jr. is shown during his historic earth-orbital mission aboard Friendship 7 on February 20, 1962. .Credit: NASA via CNP

Filename: 022062Glenn14.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 21 Feb 1962
Location: In Earth Orbit United States of America
Credit: NASA via CNP
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