Across the United States some 48 years ago this morning people were waking up to the news that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon. To mark this major event in history, I have gathered together some items from the Times-Tribune Archives.
In 2014, Local History columnist Erin Nissley wrote about our area’s local connection to the Apollo 11 mission and the reaction to the mission by area residents. http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/local-history-apollo-landing-inspired-awe-pride-1.1721832
NASA’s Apollo 11 page – https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/apollo11.html