Soyuz docking mission, news reports, 1969
Front-page Western news reports on the Soviet Soyuz docking mission of January 1969, the first time two manned spacecraft had docked. The two spacecraft, Soyuz 4 and Soyuz 5, docked on 16th January 1969. Two of the crew members on Soyuz 5 (Aleksei Yeliseyev and Yevgeny Khrunov) transferred by space walking to Soyuz 4 and landed with its commander, Vladimir Shatalov. Soyuz 5 was landed separately by its commander, Boris Volynov. Shatalov is at lower centre, while Yeliseyev, Volynov and Khrunov are at centre (left to right). An artwork of the spacecraft is at centre left, with a photograph at top.
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'The Siege of Ladysmith, Jan . 1900. View from Bulwana Hill', 1900. Creator: George Lynch
'The Siege of Ladysmith, Jan . 1900. View from Bulwana Hill', 1900. The Siege of Ladysmith during the Second Boer War, took place between 2 November 1899 and 28 February 1900 at Ladysmith, Natal, a township founded in 1850. From "South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. III", by Louis Creswicke. [T. C. & E. C. Jack, Edinburgh, 1900]
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The Bowerman's Nose granite pillar surrounded by some light winter snow, Dartmoor
The Bowerman's Nose granite pillar surrounded by some light winter snow, Dartmoor, Devon, England. Winter (January) 2017.
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