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RECORD NUMBER   NYJA000861
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SERIES TITLE   B. Subject
BOX NUMBER   B117
FOLDER TITLE   Dogs -- Russian space shots
ITEM TITLE   First Space Traveler
ITEM CAPTION   Laika, who became the first space traveler from Earth, is pictured in her capsule aboard Sputnik II previous to launch; she perished after orbiting the planet for seven days.
CATEGORY   Government & Politics
Human Interest & Lifestyle
International & National
Science & Technology
DATE PUBLISHED   1957-02-28
PHOTOGRAPHER   International News Photo
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