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    Neil Armstrong EKG Strip, Recorded as He Made that Legendary "Giant Leap for Mankind" on the Moon, Mounted on a Presentation Certificate. An amazing item. A 6" x 1.625" strip from an earth-based electrocardiogram device that was reading the electrical activity of Neil Armstrong's heart from the electrodes attached under his spacesuit as transmitted from the moon (this type of biomedical information was continuously collected and transmitted for all crewmembers from Apollo 7 through Apollo 13). It has been mounted (glue has come loose) to a certificate that reads: "EKG Recordings/ Taken as/ Apollo 11 Commander/ Neil Armstrong/ Took Man's First Step/ on the Moon" above and "4:13:24:28: Ground Elapsed Time/ Tranquillity [sic] Base". There is some toning and soiling on the certificate, very good. From the personal collection of Gemini Program Office special assistant and longtime NASA employee, Paul M. Sturtevant.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    1st Friday
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