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    Gemini 3 and Gus Grissom: Collection of Rarely-Seen Original NASA Glossy Photos from the Collection of a NASA Photo Librarian. Gemini 3 was America's first two-man mission and Gus Grissom was the first astronaut to make a second trip into space. This lot comprises seventeen 8" x 10" B&W photos, all but one with a caption on the verso. Dates range between March 17th and 23rd, 1965, and they show various aspects of the preparation for this historic mission, from flight simulations to suiting to recovery in the Atlantic. Image numbers include: 65-H-355, 65 H 402, 65 H 403, 65 H 405, 65 H 414, 65 H 416, 65 H 430, 65-H-434, 65 H 437, 65-H-440, 65-H-441, 65 H 443, 65 H 449, 65 H 457, 65 H 459, and 65 H 460. All are in extremely fine condition. Also included is a color image, S-65-18713, with damage along the bottom. All eighteen images can be viewed online.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    2nd Friday
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