This is just soooo coool! Listen to the orginal recordings...
Sounds of the Space Age, From Sputnik to Lunar Landing
When "Side 1" is finished, click on the record to play "Side 2". About 10 minutes total.
Info: A supplement to the December 1969 issue of National Geographic, this record plays an audio history of space exploration. Pressed on flexible vinyl, the record is narrated by astronaut Frank Borman and includes audio from NASA, the US Airforce, and Radio Moscow.
You can also see photos from the Dec 1969 Issue.