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Ex. Jack Lousma
Association of Space Explorers Limited Edition "9th Planetary
Congress" Commemorative Poster, Signed by More than Sixty-Five
Astronauts and Cosmonauts including Buzz Aldrin, James Lovell,
Valentina Tereshkova, Originally from the Personal Collection of
Jack Lousma, Signed and Certified on Verso. A striking and
colorful 22" x 34" poster issued for the October 10-17, 1993,
meeting of the Association of Space Explorers at Vienna, Austria.
Among the numerous silver ink signatures are some well-known names:
Buzz Aldrin (second moonwalker on Apollo 11, also Gemini
12), Valeri Bykovsky (still holds world solo spaceflight
record of five days on Vostok 5, also Soyuz 22 & 31), Scott
Carpenter (second American to orbit the earth), Gerald
Carr (Skylab 4), Walt Cunningham (Apollo 7), Owen
Garriott (Skylab 3, STS-9), Ed Gibson (Skylab 4),
Alexei Leonov (first person to walk in space on Voskhod 2,
also Apollo-Soyuz), Jack Lousma (Skylab 3, STS-3), James
Lovell (Gemini 7 & 12, Apollo 8 & 13), Bruce McCandless
(STS-41-B, STS-31), Pavel Popovich (the fourth cosmonaut in
space on Vostok 4, also Soyuz 14), Stuart Roosa (Apollo 14),
Valentina Tereshkova (first woman in space on Vostok 6), and
Gherman Titov (second person to orbit the earth on Vostok 2,
still holds world record for youngest person to fly in space). The
poster has two headings, the main heading in English at the top,
with the Russian displayed at the bottom. Around the edges are
printed translations of "Association of Space Explorers" in the
native languages of all individuals who have flown in space. The
central image of the poster represents the Congress theme "Space
for Life." Excellent for display. Edges a bit rough, fine.
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