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    Apollo 11 Color Photo, Crew-Signed on Mat. A 9.75" x 8" color photo of Buzz Aldrin saluting the American flag on the moon's surface mounted to a 10.5" x 10.25" (sight size) mat board on which the mission crew has signed in black ink beneath the image: "Neil Armstrong", "M Collins", and "Buzz Aldrin". Matted and framed in gray and black to an overall 16.75" x 16.75". This iconic image is from the Hasselblad film magazine 40/S, taken during man's first-ever lunar EVA. Excellent condition.

    Included with this lot is a copy of a Letter of Certification from the original owner of this photo. It states, in part, "This unique space treasure was a gifted keepsake given to me by friend on the staff of public relations with NASA, Cape Kennedy, Florida. The mounted photo was obtained and signed in a brief span of time following the culmination of the moon mission... [This friend] served as the liaison public relations control for space missions and the astronauts before and after each mission dating from the period of 1960. He is retired from NASA..."

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    October, 2009
    8th Thursday
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