The University of Texas at Austin
Lake Titicaca assignment
Identifier: e_fs_1881_IMG0042
Title: Lake Titicaca assignment
Description: Supplied caption: 'A Gemini 9 astronauts' view of the 122 mile-long lake, as seen from 170 miles up. One of the meanings of 'Titicaca' in the Aymara language is, 'Rock of the Puma'. As seen from the air, the lake almost looks like a mountain lion just about to jump'
Country: Peru
Date: circa 1968-1970
Creator: Schulke, Flip, 1930-2008, photographer
Source: Schulke (Flip) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Film
Other ID: TIT-00-00-C-01018-1968&1970-1