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    Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-1) Launch Cover Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Commander John Young, Certified and Signed. This 6.5" x 3.625" launch cover is postmarked Houston, Texas, April 12, 1981 (launch date) and bears a "B" (18ยข) rate eagle stamp. The color cachet bears the mission insignia and is stamped "LAUNCH" above. John Young has signed on the front to the right of the insignia. Very fine condition with a slight amount of crinkling and very light soiling.

    Young has certified this item on the verso: "From My Personal Collection/ John Young".


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    October, 2009
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