Collection Artwork
NASA (Washington DC, established 1958)
Astronauts Portrait
July 1962
color photograph
John Glenn Jr. (Cambridge, Ohio, 1921 – 2016, Columbus, Ohio)
Virgil I. Grissom (Mitchell, Indiana, 1926 – 1967, Cape Canaveral, Florida)
Alan Shepard Jr. (East Derry, New Hampshire, 1923 – 1998, Pebble Beach, Del Monte Forest, California)
image size: 7 3/8 x 9 1/4 in.
paper size: 8 x 10 3/4 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Cape Canaveral, Florida, United States, North America
2020.31.97.144
S89-25284

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Emma Fritschel ’19
Inspired by the exhibition Twice Drawn
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.