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    NASA Astronauts "M-Z" Signed Photos. Twenty signed items, as follows in alphabetical order. Unless otherwise noted, all are 8" x 10" color NASA silk-finish, red-caption photos.
    Franco Malerba (STS-46). "To 'Pat' with my thanks/ and best wishes/ Franco Malerba. STS-46".
    Jon McBride (STS-41-G). "To: 'Pat' Patnesky/ Thanks for all your support during by NASA/ tenure. Sincerely, Jon A McBride/ Capt USN/ PLT-41-G/ 3-6-87".
    Mamoru Mohri (STS-47, STS-99). "To Pat/ Thank you always/ for taking excellent pictures./ It is fun always working/ with you./ Mamoru Mohri [also signed in Japanese]".
    Story Musgrave, M.D. (STS-6, STS-51-F, STS-33, STS-44, STS-61, STS-80). "To Pat: May the heavens shine/ upon you always, Story Musgrave". Glossy photo, no caption. Damage at lower margin affecting the inscription.
    Story Musgrave, M.D. (STS-6, STS-51-F, STS-33, STS-44, STS-61, STS-80). A 10" x 8" B&W glossy picturing Patnesky and Musgrave. "29 Jun 83/ To Pat: Longtime friend, confidant, and fellow spirit; with best wishes,/ admiration, and affection. Story".
    Story Musgrave, M.D. (STS-6, STS-51-F, STS-33, STS-44, STS-61, STS-80). "June 87/ To Pat:/ A real friend and confidant,/ one whose pictures tell/ us the truth and whose soul/ gives us the truth, With affection/ Story".
    George Nelson (STS-41-C, STS-61-C, STS-26). "To 'Pat' Patnesky-/ My favorite picture/ taker!/ Pinky Nelson".
    Claude Nicollier (STS-46, STS-61, STS-75, STS-103). "To Pat, my friend-/ Thanks for this/ fine work and great/ friendship over many/ years/ C Nicollier/ Oct 1992".
    Bryan O'Connor (STS-61-B, STS-40). "Pat,/ It's been an/ honor to work/ in our nation's space/ program with a/ professional like/ you./ Bryan O'Connor".
    Jerry L. Ross (STS-61-B, STS-27, STS-37, STS-55, STS-74, STS-88, STS-110). A 10.5" x 8" color glossy picturing Patnesky and Ross. "Pat- You look better in your/ flowery shorts!/ God's blessing/ to a nice guy,/ a great photog, and my good/ friend!/ Jerry L Ross".
    Jerry L. Ross (STS-61-B, STS-27, STS-37, STS-55, STS-74, STS-88, STS-110). Patnesky is pictured. "Pat- Ron & I couldn't have done it without your/ help- How did you take this picture?/ Your buddy, Jerry L. Ross".
    Brewster Shaw (STS-9, STS-61-B, STS-28). "Pat,/ Thanks for taking the pictures that count!/ Brewster/ Kathy".
    Brewster Shaw (STS-9, STS-61-B, STS-28). "To 'Pat' Patnesky/ My very best wishes to/ a great photographer/ and a great/ American!/ Brewster Shaw".
    Loren Shriver (STS-51-C, STS-31, STS-46). "To 'Pat'/ Very Best Wishes-/ Thanks for all the Good/ Photos over the years!/ Loren Shriver/ 51-C".
    Vladimir Titov (Soyuz T-8, Soyuz TM-4/6, STS-63, STS-86). Inscription in Cyrillic.
    Charles Veach (d. 1995) (STS-39, STS-52). "Pat-/ It's great knowing you./ You light up the lives of/ everybody you meet- and/ not just with your camera flash!? Aloha/ Lacy".
    James Voss (STS-44, STS-53, STS-69, STS-101, STS-102/105). Patnesky and Voss are pictured. "Pat- If you or I were taking this photo, we would/ pick better subjects!/ Your old buddy,/ Jim".
    James Voss (STS-44, STS-53, STS-69, STS-101, STS-102/105). A 10" x 8" B&W glossy. "Pat-/ Thanks for all/ the photos - one of/ these days you'll/ get me smiling!/ Jim Voss".
    David M. Walker (d. 2001) (STS-51-A, STS-30, STS-53, STS-69) and Robert L. Gibson (STS-41-B, STS-61-C, STS-27, STS-47, STS-71). "To Pat- Thanks for all your/ support & friendship" "Dave Walker" "Hoot Gibson".
    Donald Williams (STS-51-D, STS-34). "Pat--/ One of these days.../ you gotta go/ with us!/ Don Williams". Photo three-hole punched.
    All in excellent condition, except as noted. Patnesky was the photographer who took the vast majority of these photos. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.


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