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    Maxime Faget, Chris Kraft, and Thomas O. Paine Individual Signed Original NASA Photos. Three legends of the American space program.
    (1) Faget co-designed the Mercury and Gemini spacecraft and worked on the Apollo and Space Shuttle designs as well. Offered here is an 8" x 10" B&W glossy photo (S-64-41146) signed: "To Ernest Manfred/ with best regards/ M Faget".
    (2) Kraft was instrumental in setting up the Mission Control operation; he worked as NASA's first flight director and later served as director of the Johnson Space Center. This silk finish 8" x 10" color photo (S-79-35722) is signed: "All the best to/ William Rock/ from/ Chris Kraft/ Apr '82".
    (3) Paine was the NASA administrator under which the first seven manned Apollo missions were flown. This heavyweight silk finish B&W photo is signed: "For Arlington Roland/ on his 52nd birthday-/ T O Paine/ NASA"
    All very fine or better.


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    May, 2014
    14th Wednesday
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