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The Mercury 13 Exhibit
Past Event - Monday, April 22, 2019
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Woodbourne Library
6060 Far Hills Ave., Centerville, OH 45458 [map it]
Free Event

Visit The Mercury 13 Exhibit at the Woodbourne Library in Centerville.

The Mercury 13 Exhibit

Jerrie Cobb with a Mercury capsule (credit - NASA / public domain)The Mercury 13 Exhibit

Learn more about The Mercury 13: The little-known story of the thirteen women who went through secret testing during the 1960s to prove that women could be astronauts, only to have the program shut down by Congress.

This exhibit, on loan from the International Women’s Air and Space Museum, will be on display at Woodbourne Library March 29 thru April 22, 2019. The exhibit is open during regular library hours. 

Photo (right) credit NASA (public domain): Jerrie Cobb with a Mercury capsule | Photo (cover) credit NASA (public domain): Seven surviving FLATS attending the STS-63 launch.(from left): Gene Nora Jessen, Wally Funk, Jerrie Cobb, Jerri Truhill, Sarah Rutley, Myrtle Cagle and Bernice Steadman.

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    Woodbourne Library
    6060 Far Hills Ave.
    Centerville, OH 45458
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    Call: 937-435-3700
    The Washington-Centerville Public Library is the community's connection to diverse opportunities for education, enrichment, and entertainment.

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