Tells the complete story of the mission in crew-signed covers
Apollo 15 Crew-Signed Launch, Event, and Return Covers (Eight)
Directly from the Family Collection of Mission Back-up Commander
Richard Gordon. A group of philatelic covers with colorful and
informative cachets, all signed in various inks: "Dave
Scott", "Al Worden", and "Jim Irwin". As
Launch: Spacecraft cachet, two "Apollo 8" stamps cancelled at Kennedy Space Center on July 26, 1971.
Enters Moon Orbit: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on July 29.
Moonlanding: Spacecraft cachet, "First Man on the Moon" stamp cancelled at Kennedy Space Center on July 30.
First Lunar Rover Expedition: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on July 31.
Moon Lift-Off: Orbit Covers cachet, "Decade of Achievement" stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 2.
Sub-Satellite Launch: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 4.
Deep Space EVA: Orbit Covers cachet, flag stamp hand cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 5.
Re-Entry & Splashdown: Orbit Covers cachet, "Decade of Achievement" stamp cancelled at Cape Canaveral on August 7.
An amazing collection. All excellent.
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