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Photo-s89-30789
Apollo Imagery
Neil Armstrong transports contingency lunar sample
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S89-30789 (20 July 1969) --- Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, mission commander, uses a clothesline device to transport a contingency lunar sample into the Lunar Module (LM) "Eagle" on the lunar surface. Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. was in the Eagle to the receive the sample. The frame was exposed with a 16mm Data Acquisition Camera (DAC). The two moon explorers spent part of two days in the Eagle and on the lunar surface while astronaut Michael Collins remained with the Command and Service Modules (CSM) in lunar orbit.

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