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    Gemini 8 Flown Heat Shield Plug on Wooden Base. A section, 1" x 0.875" x 1.75", mounted uprightly on a 4" square x 0.5" wooden base bearing an engraved plate with the text: "HEAT SHIELD from GEMINI VIII/ ARMSTRONG-SCOTT/ MARCH 16, 1966". Crewmembers for this mission were Neil Armstrong and Dave Scott. The first of this format that Heritage has ever offered from Gemini 8. Plate slightly discolored, otherwise excellent. From the personal collection of Gemini Program Office special assistant and longtime NASA employee, Paul M. Sturtevant.

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    November, 2013
    1st Friday
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