Maps and Photographs, 1966, 1974-1975

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Consists of records that document projects to study and map the surfaces of the Earth and the moon using resources in space such as satellites and astronauts, during the administration of Farouk El-Baz as Director of the Center, 1974-1982. Materials include oversize items consisting mostly of lunar surface maps as well as some photographs of the Earth's surface.


El-Baz, Farouk


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1966
  • 1966-1975
  • 1966, 1974-1975


  • Geology
  • Astronautical museums
  • Lunar photography
  • Surface




  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Maps

Local number

SIA RS00712

Physical description

48 oversize folders. processed holdings

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