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    Boy Scouts: St. Louis Appreciation Award Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty with a Photo Certificate. A lovely engraved award, measuring approximately 10" x 5.75", featuring a silver figurine of a boy scout and the Gateway Arch. The award was presented to Armstrong on May 22, 1970, is engraved with the following, "Presented to Neil A. Armstrong in Appreciation-Guest Speaker 1973 Annual Meeting St. Louis Area Council, BSA". Armstrong was the speaker and guest of honor at the St. Louis Area Council Annual Meeting and Banquet on January 25, 1973. He achieved the rank of Eagle Scout as a youth and was later recognized by the organization with their Distinguished Eagle Scout and Silver Buffalo Awards. Light wear throughout, with minor soiling along bottom of engraved plaque and at base of scout figurine. This lot will include an encapsulated CAG Photo Certificate with a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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