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upper left printed in red ink: NASA / AS11-37-5458; lower left: NASA; on verso, upper center printed in purple ink: [NASA logo] NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION / HOUSTON, TEXAS 77058 / FOR RELEASE: / PHOTO NO. AS11-37-5458; upper center NASA copyright stamp in purple ink; center printed in purple ink: COLOR / 20 JULY 1969 / AS11-37-5458 / MANNED SPACECRAFT CENTER, HOUSTON, TEXAS / APOLLO 11 LM ON MOON----This excellent view from the right-hand / window of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module shows the surface of the / Moon in the vicinity of where the LM touched down. Numerous / small rocks and craters can be seen between the LM and the / lunar horizon. Astronaut Michael Collins, command module / pilot, remained with the Command and Service Modules in / lunar orbit while Astronauts Neil A. Armstrong, commander; / and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, descended in / the LM to the lunar surface.

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Houston, TX. Mary and Dan Solomon, Monarch Beach, CA; gift to NGA, 2018.

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Solomon, Dan and Mary
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