The Resource The WPA Film Library : ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

The WPA Film Library : ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
The WPA Film Library : ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight
Title
The WPA Film Library
Title remainder
ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Title variation
ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On February 2, 1962, John Glenn became the third American astronaut to participate in the Mercury Project, after Alan Shepard and Virgil "Gus" Grissom completed suborbital flights the previous year. During his flight, Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth, following two Russian astronauts who had made the flight in 1961
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
3
Technique
live action
Label
The WPA Film Library : ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1962
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 10, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ca. 1962John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight
  • (2:46)
Control code
100037994
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (2 min., 46 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
The WPA Film Library : ca. 1962 John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1962
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 10, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ca. 1962John Glenn Prepares for a Mercury Project Space Flight
  • (2:46)
Control code
100037994
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (2 min., 46 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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