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    Giant Leap World Tour, 09/29-30: Tour of Mexico Photograph Album, Along with Buzz Aldrin Lunar Photograph, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. A small album of ten black and white photographs, featuring the astronauts and their wives in Mexico City, September 29-30, 1969. This was the first stop on the Giant Leap World Tour after the group left Washington, D.C. Photos include the astronauts' motorcade, a meeting with the President of Mexico, and a news conference. The astronauts and wives were later treated to a reception hosted by the American Ambassador. The photographs are housed in a yellow, spiral-ringed album measuring 9.75" x 7.75". Very good.

    Accompanied by a black and white photograph, 6.5" x 8.5", sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, of Buzz Aldrin on the lunar surface. This photograph had once been attached to the front of the album's cover. CAG 1003301-003 & 1000299-022. This lot will include encapsulated CAG Photo Certificates with Statements of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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