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    Wally Schirra: His Mercury-Atlas 8 (Sigma 7) Archive of Original 1962 NASA Photos (Ninety-five+), Directly from His Family's Collection. A fabulous grouping of vintage 8" x 10" B&W glossies with press captions on the versos, as saved by the pilot of the mission. Includes the following NASA-numbered images:
    S-62-28: 93, 96
    S-62-33: 53, 57, 94, 99
    S-62-45: 19 (2), 20, 21
    S-62-46: 65
    S-62-51: 15, 16, 17, 19, 29, 31, 38, 40, 42, 48, 57, 58, 59, 62, 63, 65, 66, 67
    S-62-54: 01, 15
    S-62-59: 97, 98, 99
    S-62-60: 01, 03, 07, 52, 53, 57, 58, 59, 64, 66, 69, 70, 72, 77, 80, 84, 87, 88, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 96, 99
    S-62-61: 00, 01, 03, 05, 06, 16, 17, 21, 23, 36, 37, 40, 42, 45, 50, 51, 52, 56, 57, 59, 62, 63, 64, 65
    S-62-63: 08, 77, 86
    S-62-64: 67, 68
    S-62-66: 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 39, 40, 41
    All aspects of preparation for and accomplishment of this mission are covered. Many of these are unfamiliar to us. Perfect for the photo collector or Space historian. A few with minor flaws, generally excellent. Included with this lot will be a signed Certificate of Authenticity from Wally's son, Walter.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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