M. Scott Carpenter

M. Scott Carpenter

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M. Scott Carpenter was an Astronaut for Mercury Program in NASA with six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Ceremony. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 888 views per program. Most appearances with John Glenn Jr. (2), Walter Schirra (2), Gordon Cooper (2). Most common tags: Space, American Perspectives.

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Astronaut, Mercury Program, NASA c. April 1, 1959 - c. August 1, 1967 Videos: 6

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  • Astronauts Look Back

    Astronauts Look Back

    Former astronauts talked about their experiences on the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions. They discussed the training…

  • <em>For Spacious Skies</em>

    For Spacious Skies

    Mr. Carpenter talked about the writing of his autobiography, For Spacious Skies: The Uncommon Journey of a Mercury…

  • Mercury Astronauts

    Mercury Astronauts

    Former astronauts talked about the formation and development of the Mercury Space Program, the transformation of the space…

  • M. Scott Carpenter Oral History Interview

    M. Scott Carpenter Oral History Interview

    Scott Carpenter was interviewed about his career. He was the second American to orbit the Earth and the fourth American in…

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