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    Photo Album Featuring Yuri Gagarin's First Trip Abroad to Czechoslovakia. 13" x 9.5". Containing eighteen B&W photos, with two large color photos, showing various scenes, such as the crowds at Gagarin's landing, massive audiences lining the streets as Gagarin's car parades through the streets of Prague, the enthusiasm of the people in the streets, locations in Prague with distinguished members of the Czech government, Gagarin's speech to Czechoslovakia, the Czech Hero of Socialist Labor award. This album was presented to General N. P. Kamanin by the head of the Czechoslovakian Journalist Union on April 28, 1961. It is signed and inscribed by the Czechoslovakian official. Many of the photographs were never published. Fine condition.

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    June, 2011
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