Awards (John H. Glenn Archives Artifacts)
The Awards Category contains 186 items arranged into the sub-categories of Annie Glenn, Military, Corporate, NASA, Post-Senate, and Senate. Dating from 1962 to 2016, the collection consists of an extensive assortment of plaques, sculptures, and trophies, along with various objects made from silver, porcelain, or cut glass. Many of the awards presented to John Glenn honor a particular achievement in the fields of aeronautics and astronautics or recognize his efforts on a specific legislative issue. Other awards pay tribute to Glenn's contributions over time to public service. The collection also includes a number of awards presented to Annie Glenn for her leadership in the in the field of speech and language.