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    Apollo 15 Crew-Signed Covers, Post Card, and First Day Folder (Seven Items Total) Directly from the Family Collection of Mission Back-up Commander Richard Gordon, with COA. All signed "Dave Scott", "Al Worden", and "Jim Irwin" in various inks. As follows.
    Launch: A 6.5" x 3.75" post card with monocolor mission insignia cachet, pictorial cancel at Kennedy Space Center on July 26, 1971. Small light stain in blank address area.
    Moon Landing: An Orbit Covers cachet, slogan cancel at Cape Canaveral on July 30, 1971.
    July 31, 1971: A color cover similar to official Insurance covers, pictorial cancel at Kennedy Space Center.
    First Day of "Decade of Achievement" Stamps (Two): A NASA Manned Spacecraft Center Stamp Club official FDC cancelled at Huntsville and an 8" x 5.25" official foldover presentation cancelled at Houston.
    Splashdown: A SpaceCraft/ Swanson colorful cachet with tiny printed address, pictorial cancel at Kennedy Space Center on August 7, 1971.
    Recovery: A standard Spacecraft Recovery Force stamped cachet, cancelled aboard the U.S.S. Austin on August 7, 1971, typewritten address to Richard Gordon.
    A great group. Excellent except as noted.

    A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany this lot.


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