July 20, 2016
Robert McCall (b.1919), Lunar Landing (The Apollo Story 3/7), 1973, lithograph, 22 1/2 x 30 1/8 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Bryon C. Butler, 1977.
On this day in 1969, spaceflight Apollo 11 landed on the Moon, and Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to walk on the surface on the Moon.
“One small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.”