Item PHA/3/1 - A photograph of astronauts on the Moon

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A photograph of astronauts on the Moon


  • 30/01/1980 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

Physical photograph mounted on a cardboard.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

The item was donated to the school by Jim Irwin when he came to visit.

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Scope and content

A photograph of the Apollo 15 mission on the Moon, signed by Jim Irwin and dedicated to Oakham School.

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As far as is recorded, the item is fully appraised into the collection.


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Any request to reproduce material externally must be approved in advanced by the school's archivist due to copyright and GDPR concerns. Please email

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  • English

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The over-sized item is stored in a large plastic wallet on C2.5.

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Oakham School, Oakham, Rutland, United Kingdom.

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Oakham School.

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  • English



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