Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Apollo 15 & 16 Original NASA Astronaut EVA and Geology Training Photos from 1971, Including Twelve with "Red Numbers." A collection of nineteen rarely-seen images of the Apollo 15 and Apollo 16 crews; these were taken mostly in the Taos, New Mexico, area in early 1971. Pat Patnesky, the photographer, went on most of the astronaut training field trips where he captured fabulous images such as these of the astronauts rehearsing for their upcoming mission EVAs on rugged terrain such as they would find on the moon. Several picture the Lunar Roving Vehicle. The following are all "red number" 8" x 10" color glossies, S-71- 23771, S-71- 23773, S-71- 23774, S-71- 23775, S-71- 23776 (x3), S-71- 51613 (x2), S-71- 54636, S-71- 54734, and S-71- 59354. Another has "NASA" in red but the number "71-51611" is handwritten in. There are also six silk-finish 8" x 10" B&Ws in the "S-71-" series with handwritten dates of March 11-12, 1971, written in the margins. Several have printed press captions on the verso. Some photos are three-hole punched, generally excellent. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    1st Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 307

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $640,615