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    Gus Grissom, the second American in space

    Mercury-Redstone 4 (Liberty Bell 7) and Gus Grissom: Collection of Original NASA Photos. Approximately twenty-five 8" x 10" photos, mostly B&W glossies, relating to America's second manned space launch with Gus Grissom aboard Liberty Bell 7 on July 21, 1961. Photos cover pre-flight activity, launch, splashdown, and post-flight activities. Two color glossies included- a great business-suit pose portrait and the MR-4 launch. Most photos have printed captions on the verso and are two-hole punched at the left side. Included is the pressboard folder from Mr. Sturtevant's collection where most of these have been stored for many decades. Generally very fine to excellent. 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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