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1949

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1969

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  • We acquired this object.

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Print, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Letterhead, ca. 1959

This is a Print. It was designed by James Modarelli and made for NASA. It is dated ca. 1959 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is letterpress on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by NASA. It is credited Gift of National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Its dimensions are

26.7 x 20.3 cm (10 1/2 in. x 8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Upper center: image of eagle with shield, banner, star, branch and arrows.

Cite this object as

Print, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Letterhead, ca. 1959; Designed by James Modarelli ; USA; letterpress on paper; 26.7 x 20.3 cm (10 1/2 in. x 8 in.); Gift of National Aeronautics and Space Administration; 1996-36-1

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