The University of Texas at Austin
The Mercury Project “Space”
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Identifier: dv_00166
Title: The Mercury Project “Space”
Description: Program on developments in Project Mercury, and problems of space travel for human beings, featuring an interview with Dr. and Navy Captain Charles F. Gell, of the Navy Medical Core and Special Assistance for Medical and Allied Sciences, Office of Naval Research. Features space suit, scale models, and photos of astronaut training. Black and white picture with sound. Eastman Kodak edge code reads "circle circle," which correlates to 1959. Writing on leader reads, "1690 Brooks 13-175."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: circa 1959
Creator: House Recording Studio
Contributor: Brooks, Jack (interviewer); Gell, Charles F. (interviewee)
Source: Brooks (Jack B.) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: 2/Film G38
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 25 minutes, 30 seconds