printed in silver on paper label (in image) l.r. HASSELBLAD printed on paper label on support reverse u.l. 7 / The first rendezvous in space was carried out on Decem- / ber 15, 1965. This took place between the Gemini 6 and / 7 spacecrafts, and during the meeting they were / only a foot or so away from eachother. Gemini 6 was manned by Walter M. Shirra and Thomas P. Stafford, and / Gemini 7 by Frank Borman and James A. Lovell, Jr. Both / spacecrafts carried the Hasselblad 500C with Zeiss Planar / f.2.8/80mm lens, and the pictures taken by these cameras / received world acclaim.