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Mercury 9 ticker tape parade (1963)

Mercury 9 ticker tape parade
Author: Walter Leporati

22nd May 1963: View of a crowd on 6th Avenue in midtown Manhattan for a ticker tape parade. The parade was held in honor of astronaut Gordon Cooper, who piloted the Mercury 9 mission.

60 Wall Tower [70 Pine Street.] View of Cities Services Building and Lower ManhattanBeekman and Front StreetsAmerican Surety Building, 100 BroadwayMercury 9 ticker tape paradeThe Fourth National BankCustom HouseCortlandt Street, north side, from Broadway to Church Street. June 4, 1933
American Express Building & Broadway northBattery Place and Greenwich St. looking southwards and showing curve of the 'L'. June 7th,I94059 Pearl Street55 BroadwayView looking south west from out on Pier 11Pearl StreetNortheast corner of William and Cedar Streets