Today’s Document from the National Archives

Document for February 20th:
Transcript of John Glenn's Official Communication with the Command Center


Transcription of John Glenn's Flight Communications, February 28, 1962; Records of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Record Group 255; National Archives and Records Administration--Southwest Region (Fort Worth, TX)

John Glenn conducted the first manned space orbit of the earth on February 20, 1962. This is the transcription of his in-flight communication with Mission Control in Florida.
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Japanese Relocation Order

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