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    [Buzz Aldrin] Typed Letter Signed by George H.W. Bush as President. One page, octavo, on White House letterhead, Washington DC, September 29, 1989. President Bush sends a brief note of thanks to Buzz Aldrin "for the silver commemorative medallion and the inscribed copy of your autobiography. I really appreciate your sharing with me these mementos of your epic journey." Bold felt-tip signature. Aldrin's autobiography Return to Earth gave readers an inside look at his life as an astronaut, both before and after his space exploration career. Most poignantly, it documented Aldrin's struggles with clinical depression and alcoholism in the years following his years with NASA. The letter is pristine - perfect for prominent display!


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