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    Project Gemini: Matched Set of Signed Gemini Launch Covers (Ten), GT-3 through GT-12, Directly from the Family Collection of Astronaut Richard Gordon. A beautiful group of Orbit Covers cachet covers with flag stamps affixed and hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral as noted below. All but two are signed by both crewmembers, missing only Gus Grissom from Gemini 3 and Ed White II from Gemini 4.
    Gemini 3: March 23, 1965, signed in black felt tip: "John Young".
    Gemini 4: June 3, 1965, signed in black ink: "James A. McDivitt".
    Gemini 5: August 21, 1965, signed: "Charles Conrad" and "Gordon Cooper".
    Gemini 6A: December 15, 1965, signed: "Tom Stafford" and "Wally Schirra".
    Gemini 7: December 4 1965, signed in black felt tips: "James Lovell" and "Frank Borman".
    Gemini 8: March 16, 1966, signed: "Dave Scott" and "Neil Armstrong".
    Gemini 9A: June 3, 1966 (machine cancelled), signed in blue ink: "Gene Cernan" and "Tom Stafford".
    Gemini 10: July 18, 1966, signed in felt tips: "M Collins" and "John Young".
    Gemini 11: September 12, 1966 (machine cancelled), signed in black felt tip: "Charles Conrad" and "Dick Gordon".
    Gemini 12: November 11, 1966, signed: "James Lovell" and "Buzz Aldrin".
    Even unsigned, this would be a difficult group to assemble. Rare and desirable. Excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    10th Friday
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