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Cooper Mercury Suit Gallery


View of the circumferential waist zipper.

The zipper wrapped all the way around the waist of the suit so that the astronaut could don and doff the suit.

Waist zippers on Cooper Mercury Suit at St. Louis Science Center
Time picture taken Sat Aug 25 10:37:50 2018
Location picture taken Lobby
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
St. Louis Science Center
St. Louis, MO
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