Typewritten in purple ink, paper verso, beginning top left: [NASA logo] National Aeronautics and / Space Administration / Houston, Texas 77058 / No copyright is asserted for this photograph. If a recognizable person appears in the photo, use for / commercial purposes may infringe a right of privacy or publicity. It may not be used to state or imply / the endorsement by NASA or by any NASA employee of a commercial product, process or service, or / used in any other manner that might mislead. Accordingly, it is requested that if this photograph is / used in advertising and other commercial promotion, layout and copy be submitted to NASA prior to / release. / COLOR / 20 JULY 1969 / AS11-40-5878 / MANNED SPACECRAFT CENTER, HOUSTON, TEXAS / APOLLO 11 ON MOON — A close-up view of an / astronaut’s footprint in the lunar soil, / photographed with a 70mm lunar surface camera / during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity on / the Moon. Astronaut Michael Collins, command / module pilot, remained with the Command and / Service modules in lunar orbit while Astronaut / Neil A. Armstrong, commander, and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, descended in the Lunar / Module to explore the Moon. / pg.20 Typewritten in purple ink, bottom left, paper verso, PHOTO CREDIT: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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