1964-04-08 USA Gemini 1

Gemini 1 launch cover with Orbit Covers cachet, postmarked April 8, 1964. Signed by Arthur Rudolph, the program manager of the Saturn V rocket program.
Photo: Gordon Cooper (second from left) and Neil Armstrong (right) inspecting the Gemini capsule, scheduled to be fired into orbit on April 8, 1964.
Gemini 1 launch cover with Swanson cachet, postmarked April 8, 1964.
Photo: Gemini crew with a replica of the launch vehicle, October 31, 1962.