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    Apollo 16 Official Launch Cover Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Commander John Young, Certified and Signed. This 6.5" x 3.625" "Official Commemorative Cover" was issued by the NASA Manned Spacecraft Center Stamp Club. It is postmarked Houston, Texas, April 16, 1972 (launch date), and bears a "United States in Space" 8¢ stamp (Scott #1434). The cachet bears the mission insignia in bright colors. John Young has signed on the front to the right of the insignia. Extremely fine condition with a bit of light staining at bottom right on the verso with an even smaller area on the front at bottom left.

    Young has certified this item on the verso: "From My Personal Collection/ John W. Young".


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    October, 2009
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