The First Moon Landing: A History in ArtifactsGW Undergraduate Series: Can't Get to DC Museums, Historical Sites and Political Institutions? We Will Bring Them to You!
Presenter: Dr. Teasel Muir-Harmony, Ph.D., Curator of the Apollo Collection, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Moderator: Dr. Rachel Riedner, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
The material legacy of the Apollo program is immense. Thousands of artifacts from rocket engines to spacesuits to the ephemera of life aboard a spacecraft are represented in the Smithsonian’s collections. In this presentation, Teasel Muir-Harmony, curator of the Apollo collection at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, reassesses the history of the Moon landing through the most evocative objects of the Space Age.
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