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    Apollo 11 State Dinner, August 13, 1969: Presidential Invitation, Dinner Menu, and Official Portrait from the Collection of Neil Armstrong's Niece Ellen. Gifted by Dean Armstrong, who attended the dinner, to his daughter. As follows.
    Original Presidential Invitation: A 6.25" x 4.25" engraved invitation on cardstock with the presidential seal at top, "The President and Mrs. Nixon request the pleasure of your company...".
    Dinner Menu: A 4.25 x 6.5" card for the state dinner with "Filet of Beef Perigourdine" as the main course.
    Notice To Guests: A printed sheet given to those staying at the Century Plaza regarding protection of the president and heads of state. It's likely that few of these were saved.
    Official Portrait in Framed Display: A 10.25" x 6.25" (sight size) glossy B&W photo of: President Nixon and Pat; Vice President Agnew and Judy: Neil Armstrong and Janet; Buzz Aldrin and Joan; and Michael Collins and Pat. Matted and framed to an overall 13.5" x 9.5".
    All items fine or better. A signed Certificate of Authenticity will be included with this lot.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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