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    • Charcoal Kiln; 1912

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of a charcoal kiln burned at Gainesville in 1912. Charcoal was shipped to New Orleans by schooner to a wood yard by Oscar Dean. Two men holding shovels standing in front of a kiln. Photograph can be...
    • 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914
    • Mourning band; [January 1967]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Jim Ivey. A black arm band labeled "Grissom, White, Chaffee" circles the moon, which is shown in a dark sky above the Earth. Astronauts Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee died in...
    • 1967-01;
    • They go well together; October 23, [1968]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. Uncle Sam is dressed as an astronaut, and he holds up two small signs next to each other. One reads, "uccess of Apollo 7," without the "S." The other sign reads, "United States...
    • 1968-10-23
    • All systems go; December 19, [1968]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. Santa Claus drives his sleigh and reindeer across the sky with a huge moon in the background. Below is the Apollo 8 rocket hooked by cables to a launch tower. A sign reads,...
    • 1968-12-19
    • Mr. Lucky; [1969]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Jon Kennedy. In a casino, Uncle Sam carries his own top hat upside down filled to overflowing with coins. The overflowing hat is labeled "World-wide prestige." He is walking away from a...
    • 1969;
    • Maybe next time the missile-toe; [1969?]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by John Riedell. The moon is in the foreground and Earth is in the background. Uncle Sam is standing on Earth (in the United States). He extends his bent, elongated left leg toward the surface of...
    • 1969;
    • David and Goliath; February 28, 1969

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Jim Lange. This cartoon has two parts. In the top half, a rocket stands ready to launch. Nearby is a dot labeled: "Common cold bug (highly magnified)." The dot is sneezing. In the bottom half,...
    • 1969-02-28
    • Big booster; March 4, 1969

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. A man in colonial dress representing Louisiana leans proudly on a rocket. The rocket has a map of Louisiana that is labeled, "Made in Louisiana at Michoud" and underneath the...
    • 1969-03-04
    • Benefits for all mankind; [July 1969]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by John Stampone. A giant shovel labeled "Benefits for all mankind" has been thrust partway into the soil of the surface of the moon. Against the backdrop of outer space, a spacecraft labeled...
    • 1969-07;
    • Welcome home!; [July 24, 1969]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Eddie German. The Apollo 11 spacecraft is returning to Earth from the moon. One astronaut is piloting the craft and extending his hand to Uncle Sam; a second sits on the craft holding a...
    • 1969-07-24;
    • Adam!; July 30, 1969

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by John Stampone. An astronaut is shown standing on the moon, and the moon rests in the palm of a giant hand. Clouds conceal all but the hand and forearm of the person holding the moon. The earth...
    • 1969-07-30;
    • Provide a ladder; April 15, 1970

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Vic Runtz. Uncle Sam kneels and folds his hands in a posture of prayer at the base of a ladder labeled "Prayers of the people." The ladder stretches far into the night sky toward the moon. The...
    • 1970-04-15;
    • It's a lift-off!; [1973?]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. A rocket, part of which is painted with an American flag, is labeled "Inflation." The body of the rocket is fat and bulging instead of lean, and it is trying to rise from the...
    • 1973

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