One of the greatest moments and achievements in human history happened 50 years ago this summer when man first landed and walked on the Moon. We ask people here in the North Country what they remember about that week in July of 1969.

If you missed it this week, American Experience and PBS are reliving that historic journey in the 3-part documentary “Chasing the Moon” that explores the race to the moon with a visual feast of previously overlooked and lost archival film and photos, much of which has never been seen by the public. Watch “Chasing the Moon” at 8pm on Tuesdays during July on Mountain Lake PBS: