Collection Artwork
NASA (Washington DC, established 1958)
Apollo 16 EVA
April 21, 1972
gelatin silver print
Charles Moss Jr. Duke (born Charlotte, North Carolina, 1935)
image size: 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed at Descartes crater, The Moon, Earth's Orbit
Typewritten in black ink, upper center: AS16-113-18342
Typewritten in blue ink, paper verso, upper half: [1975 NASA logo faded] [blank space] Houston, Texas 77058 / National Aeronautics and / Space Administration / [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 / 21 APRIL 1972 / AS16-113-18342 / MANNED SPACECRAFT CENTER, HOUSTON, TEXAS / APOLLO 16 EVA — Astronaut Charles M. Duke Jr., / Apollo 16 lunar module pilot, salutes the U.S. / flag during the mission’s first extravehicular / activity (EVA), on April 21, 1972. Stone / Mountain reaches five-sixths across the photo in / background. The LM and Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) / are in the background.
Typewritten in blue ink, paper verso, lower left: PHOTO CREDIT: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inscribed in blue ink, on sticker, adhered, verso, upper left: -D4,3-2

Ongoing Research

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