Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Book Signed on the Title Page by the Apollo 11 Crew.

    Apollo 11 Crew-Signed Book: CBS. 10:56:20 PM EDT 7/20/69 The historic conquest of the moon as reported to the American people by CBS News over the CBS Television Network. (New York: Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., 1970). A fabulous "coffee table" book with its original presentation card and introductory note from Frank Stanton, president of CBS. The title page bears the signatures of the Apollo 11 crew: "Michael Collins", "Buzz Aldrin", and "Neil Armstrong". The nation stayed up that July night in 1969, eyes glued to the TV screen, as everyone's favorite newscaster Walter Cronkite carefully explained each nuance of the most amazing event of our generation. This book takes you back to that magical time with photos, text, and broadcast transcripts. The book is in generally very good condition; the lunar crater-embossed dust jacket is worn at the edges and folds.

    Two of the autographs (Collins, Aldrin) were obtained at Novaspace private signings and the appropriate Certificates of Authenticity are included with this lot.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2009
    1st Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,408

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 October 27 Musical Instruments - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 April 18 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 18 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,010,924