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    White Sands, New Mexico, U.S.A.: GV Rocket head -dissolved thru showing covering off. SCU Woman technician holding container with two mice inside. CU Camera placed in position in rocket head. CU Container with two mice placed in position. CU Oxygen tube placed in position. GV Tower. SCU Monkey placed in position in rocket. SV Lower cover on rocket. SCU Man issuing signal. CU Hand turning arming key & presses firing button. GV Rocket going off. SV Man at instrument board. SV Graph receiving monkey's heartbeats. GV Rocket in flight. CU Mice inside rocket showing ball floating free at right, one mouse using shelf for hols, another mouse floating free. CU Parachute opening. Air V Container falling to ground. SV Men opening rocket. CU Man taking monkey out of rocket. CU Monkey. SV Back at Lab, mice put into box. CU Mice in box. GV Int. Monkey sitting on rocket, man gives him food. CU Monkey eating.



    Airforce - Active; Animals - Domestic; Animals - in Captivity; Space; United States of America




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    New Mexico

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC422QO6QYRVRWJX90Z395A6P0
    Media URN:
    VLVAC422QO6QYRVRWJX90Z395A6P0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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