Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Charlie Duke and Alan Shepard: Signed Admiral Farragut Academy Texas Alumni Reunion Program from the Personal Collection of Charlie Duke. This academy, a college preparatory school with naval training, was founded in 1933. It has the unique honor to have graduated two of the only twelve men to ever walk on the moon. Alan Shepard was the first American in space and the fifth to walk on the moon (Apollo 14); he graduated from the New Jersey campus in 1941. Charlie Duke was the tenth man to walk on the moon (Apollo 16); he graduated from the Florida campus in 1953. Offered here is a folder, 7" x 9" in size, from the February 10, 1990, Alumni Reunion with both signatures on the front cover. Inside, along with the details of the gathering, is a 5" x 7" color photo of the two famous grads taken that day. At the bottom of the front cover is a note from Duke and a second autograph: "From my personal collection. Charlie Duke Apollo 16". Very fine condition with a small scrape on the front.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    7th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 951

    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

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 February 22 - 23 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $735,674