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    Apollo 11: Aldrin Family, July 20, 1969 Original AP Wirephotos "Thinking" (DT11415STF) and "Distraught" (DT11200STF) Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. 10" x 8" photos of Joan Aldrin and her son Andrew showing their emotional reactions to the uncertainty of her husband's scheduled landing on the moon, just hours away. In the first photo Andrew is shown in deep thought in his backyard as family members listen to the reports of Apollo 11. The second photo shows Mrs. Aldrin and Andrew leaving church on the day of the landing. Very fine. Sealed in numbered archival sleeves, CAG 1000240-009, CAG 1000240-014. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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