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Telephone Conversation with Colonel Glenn Aboard the USS Noa, 20 February 1962

WH-075-002
Telephone Conversation with Colonel Glenn Aboard the USS Noa, 20 February 1962
20 February 1962
1 audio tape/reel (1 minute)
Public Domain
Sound recording of a telephone conversation between President John F. Kennedy and Colonel John H. Glenn, Jr aboard the USS Noa. In his remarks President Kennedy congratulates Colonel Glenn on the successful completion of the Mercury-Atlas 6 test flight (also known as Friendship 7), during which he became the fifth person in space and the first American to orbit the Earth.
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Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. White House Army Signal Agency. (05/01/1954 - 1962)