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The Café and Courtyard will be closed Sunday, Nov. 17 in preparation for a special event. The museums will close at 5:00 pm, at which point visitors will be directed to exit through the building’s F street lobby. The G street exit and ramp will remain accessible to those who need it. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Roger Chaffee, Virgil Grissom and Edward White

Artist
J. Alex Langley, active c. 1950s - 1960s
Sitter
Roger Bruce Chaffee, 15 Feb 1935 - 27 Jan 1967
Virgil Grissom, 3 Apr 1926 - 27 Jan 1967
Edward Higgins White, 14 Nov 1930 - 27 Jan 1967
Date
1967
Type
Photograph
Medium
Chromogenic print on paper
Dimensions
35.5cm x 22.9cm (14" x 9"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number
NPG.78.TC422
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Place
United States\Florida\Brevard\Canaveral, Cape