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    Skylab I (SL-2), Skylab II (SL-3), and Skylab III (SL-4) Flown American Flag on Crews-Signed Presentation Certificate. Three items.
    (1) A 5.5" x 3.75" silk U.S. flag mounted to an illustrated 14" x 11" certificate with the text: "Carried Aboard The Skylab Space Station/ 1973-1974/ Presented to/ A. R. Patnesky/ For your 'extra effort'/ in making the /Skylab missions/ successful..." It has been signed at lower left by all nine Skylab astronauts (which includes two moonwalkers- Conrad and Bean): "Charles Conrad Jr", "Joe Kerwin", "Paul Weitz", "Alan L Bean", "Owen Garriott", "Jack Lousma", "Jerry Carr", "Ed Gibson", and "Bill Pogue". Minor crease in flag and very light toning from display.
    (2) An impressive-appearing 14" x 11" Skylab Group Achievement Award to Andrew R. Patnesky of the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, issued April 15, 1974, facsimile signed by James C Fletcher, and with a gold NASA seal applied.
    (3) An 11" x 14" printed certificate of appreciation presented to Andrew Patnesky for work in the Skylab Public Affairs area, signed by the Skylab information director and his deputy director.
    All excellent, except as noted. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.

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