Apollo 12: There and Back Again

Three Men and Their Babies

Three Men and Their Babies

The crew of Apollo 12, NASA's second manned mission to the moon, pose with their matching Corvette Stingrays. From left: Charles "Pete" Conrad Jr., Richard Francis Gordon Jr., and Alan LaVern Bean, Cocoa Beach, Florida, September, 1969.

In this photo: Pete Conrad, Richard F. Gordon Jr., Alan L. Bean

Photo: Ralph Morse/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Sep 23, 1969
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