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    Neil Armstrong Signature Obtained on the 1973 "African Eclipse Cruise." A beautiful, large (3.5" x 2.75" overall) example of Armstrong's autograph in blue ink on a 5" x 7" sheet of yellow lined notepaper. Professor Armstrong was one of many scientists and educators that participated in this cruise on the Cunard ship Canberra, June 22-July 8, 1973, to view one of the longest total solar eclipses in modern times. Included with the signed sheet is a snapshot photograph of Armstrong taken during one of his lectures and a Cruise Programme for June 25, 1973, mentioning his "Modern Exploration" lecture that afternoon. Please see the previous lot for the cruise's Staff Biographies and Course Offerings booklet signed by Armstrong and others on this same cruise.

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    November, 2012
    2nd Friday
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