Eileen Collins

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Physical Description
Portrait of Eileen Collins
Color Photograph
Approx 24"x24"
Eileen Collins became the first woman to pilot the Space Shuttle (Discovery in 1995) and the first woman to command a shuttle mission (Columbia in 1999). Renowned portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz portrays Collins during training at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
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Credit Line
Gift of Annie Leibovitz.
Annie Leibovitz
Photograph of Eileen Collins
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 88.6 x 88.3 x 1cm (34 7/8 x 34 3/4 x 3/8 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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