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John and Annie Glenn Collection
Description: This photograph was likely taken during the ticker tape parade in New York following the successful NASA Project Mercury Friendship 7 flight on February 20, 1962. Astronaut John Glenn gives a thumbs up to a crowd in the back of a convertible car, seated next to his wife, Annie Glenn. The John and Annie Glenn collection is comprised of photographs, slides, books and ephemera documenting the career of John Glenn as an astronaut and U.S. Senator. The collection also documents his life with his wife Annie Glenn née Castor, family and friends, such as Robert and Ethel Kennedy and fellow astronauts. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AV329_B25F03_01
Subjects: Glenn, John, 1921-2016; Glenn, Annie, 1920-2020; Parades;
Places: John and Annie Glenn Collection