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Lot 950

Nice Collection of 70+ NASA Photos, A Great Many Signed by Crew Members STS-28/41/51. Great collection of mostly Shuttle flights and crew. First an notebook containing the individual portraits (all color 8 x 10s) of the 1992 Astronaut Class, most who went onto a variety of Shuttle Missions. The entire collection are words of thanks and appreciation inscribed and signed portraits by each of the 24 Astronaut Class crew to clearly a beloved NASA employee. There are also mounted color photos signed by individual crew memembers who flew on STS-41 and STS-51 while space walking. There are 26 photos of crew training for STS-28 in the "Vomit Comet" that had "SECRET" printed on the white borders, but now have "UNCLASSIFIED" stamped neatly over the wor likely as this was a mission deditcated to the US Department of Defense widely believed to be a communications satellite. Collection also includes about 10 photos related to the MIR missions with some oversized color glossies of docking options to the Station. Finally some color aerial photos of Edwards Air Force Base and a few Apollo crew portraits. Estimate Value $150 - 300

Realized $240

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