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    Project Mercury Collection of Seven Original NASA Photos. As follows. (1) Mercury-Redstone 4 on pad during countdown. An 8" x 10" color glossy photo, S-63-2651, three-hole punched. (2) Mercury-Redstone 4 Liftoff. An 8" x 10" color glossy "red number" photo, S-61-3248, three-hole punched. (3) A great image taken on July 4, 1962, of the Mercury Seven astronauts in cowboy hats and "sheriff" badges. A 10" x 8" B&W glossy, S-62-3709, not punched. (4) Mercury-Atlas 9 liftoff. An 8" x 10" color glossy "red number" photo, S-63-7603, three-hole punched. (5) Gordon Cooper sets foot on solid land after his Faith 7 flight. A 10" x 8" color glossy photo, S-63-8031, three-hole punched. (6) Gordon Cooper addresses the crowd after Faith 7. An 8" x 10" B&W glossy photo, S-63-7308, three-hole punched. (7) Gordon Cooper at a press conference. A 10" x 8" color glossy photo, S-64-14866, three-hole punched, no press caption on verso. Press captioned on versos, except as noted. Generally excellent. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    1st Friday
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