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Mercury-Redstone 4
Astronaut Grissom dons spacesuit for Mercury-Redstone 4 mission

Donning a spacesuit for the Mercury-Redstone 4 mission, Astronaut Virgil I. (Gus) Grissom chats with spaceflight equipment specialist Joe W. Schmidt in the personal equipment room of Hanger S at Cape Canaveral, Florida. Shortly after this photograph was taken, the launch was postponed two days due to unfavorable weather conditions in the area.

Catalog Date: 21 June 1961
Film Type: 4x5
NASA image: S64-36915

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