The launch of Apollo 7, the first manned Apollo mission, October 11, 1968.
A C-135 aircraft, flying at more than 35,000 feet, photographed the launch of the Apollo 7 space vehicle. The image, taken from the ocean side and at such a high altitude, gave the appearance that the launch was from beside the VAB.
Toy Crystal Radio from about 1963. Made in Japan. A model of the original Mercury Capsule, Friendship 7, in which John Glenn orbited the earth. This little radio operates without batteries—using as its power source only the radio waves coming through the air from broadcasting stations. From Toy Crystal Radios Volume 2.
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