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Title
Mercury - Redstone - 3: A. Shepard et JF Kennedy - President John F. Kennedy congratulates A.Shepard - Alan Shepard recoit la plus haute distinction de la Nasa de la part du president John F. Kennedy. La ceremonie a eu lieu le 7 Mai 1961 a la Maison Blanche en presence de la femme et la mere de l'astronaute (a gauche) ainsi que des six autres astronautes du programme Mercury. President John F. Kennedy congratulates astronaut Alan B. Shepard, Jr., the first American in space, on his historic May 5th, 1961 ride in the Freedom 7 spacecraft and presents him with the NASA Distinguished Service Award. The ceremony took place on the White House lawn. Shepard's wife, Louise (left in white dress and hat), and his mother were in attendance as well as the other six Mercury astronauts and NASA officals, some visible in the background
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Mercury - Redstone - 3: A. Shepard et JF Kennedy - President John F. Kennedy congratulates A.Shepard - Alan Shepard recoit la plus haute distinction de la Nasa de la part du president John F. Kennedy. La ceremonie a eu lieu le 7 Mai 1961 a la Maison Blanche en presence de la femme et la mere de l'astronaute (a gauche) ainsi que des six autres astronautes du programme Mercury. President John F. Kennedy congratulates astronaut Alan B. Shepard, Jr., the first American in space, on his historic May 5th, 1961 ride in the Freedom 7 spacecraft and presents him with the NASA Distinguished Service Award. The ceremony took place on the White House lawn. Shepard's wife, Louise (left in white dress and hat), and his mother were in attendance as well as the other six Mercury astronauts and NASA officals, some visible in the background
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