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    Apollo 14 Command Module Flown State Flag of Iowa from the Personal Collection of Mission Lunar Module Pilot Edgar Mitchell. Offered here is a 6" x 4" cloth Iowa flag that was carried aboard Apollo 14 on its mission to the moon in 1971. The Command Module Kitty Hawk on board which this flag was carried is now on exhibit at the Astronaut Hall of Fame in Titusville, Florida. Excellent condition.

    Included in this lot is a signed Letter of Authenticity from Dr. Mitchell on his personal letterhead stating that, "...[this] 'State of Iowa' Flag (4" x 6"), was carried into lunar orbit aboard the Command Module Kittyhawk on the Apollo 14 mission to the Fra Mauro Highlands January 31 to February 9, 1971. It was in lunar orbit for 67 hours. This flag has been in my personal collection of Apollo memorabilia since that time. Enjoy it in remembrance of that historic period."


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    October, 2008
    7th Tuesday
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