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    Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Crew-Signed Block of Four Soviet Stamps Acquired by and with a Handwritten Letter of Transmittal and Provenance from Deke Slayton. A block of four 1975 U.S.S.R. Apollo-Soyuz 10k stamps picturing the entire five-man crew, signed in black inks by all five: Vance Brand, Deke Slayton, Valeri Kubasov, Alexei Leonov, and Tom Stafford. Accompanied by a handwritten letter from Slayton along with his hand-addressed envelope of transmittal cancelled December 4, 1975. The 5" x 7.75" letter reads, in full: "Dear Ann [Mrs. Sakowitz] Knowing your interest in stamps, I thought you might like this block signed by the Apollo-Soyuz crew for your collection. Picked them up in Moscow on our last trip but have been so busy, never got around to sending them. Hope you are well and happy, my regards to Bernie ". All items excellent. From the collection of Robert T. Sakowitz.

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    November, 2018
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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