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Apollo 11 after splashdown

Apollo 11 after splashdown

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Apollo 11 after splashdown
The crew of Apollo 11 sits in a raft next to the command module Columbia shortly after splashdown on July 24, 1969. The crew wore biological isolation suits in case they were carrying pathogens from the lunar surface.

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Original image data dated on or about July 24, 1964

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