Moon Plaque

In December 1969 President Richard Nixon presented Governor Dempsey a Moon Plaque. The plaque included moon dust and chips collected during the moon walk of the Apollo 11 astronauts.  The presentation occurred in the State Department auditorium.


Moon Plaque Display
Enlargement of the front of the plaque:

Under the base of the plaque is the following inscription:

Moon dust and rocks:

Moon Plaque Flag
Moon Plaque Flag that went to the moon and back, aboard Apollo 11.