Ramblin' Wreck banner

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Title

Ramblin' Wreck banner

Description

Yellow silk (rayon?) flag bearing the image of the GT Ramblin' Wreck. Flag was flown aboard the ninth flight of the space shuttle Columbia. A NASA "Certificate of Authenticity" associated with the flag indicates: "This Rambling Wreck flag was flown aboard the United States Space Shuttle, / Columbia, November 28 - December 8, 1983 for the Georgia Institute of Technology. / Launching from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, Columbia completed 166 / orbits, traveling 3.8 million miles before landing at Edwards Air Force Base, California."

Date

1983

Contributor

John W. Young

Identifier

gta.0137