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    "From the Pacific Ocean to Tucson, Arizona..."

    Gemini 4: NASA Photo Sequence of the Southwest United States Directly from the Personal Collection of Ed White II. A massive and heavy framed presentation, 52.5" x 25.5" in size, containing eight overlapping color photos, most are 8.75" x 8.75", mounted to a matboard so that the geographical features fit in a sequence. There is a printed caption beneath that reads: "From the Pacific Ocean to Tucson, Arizona, the pitiless toll of arid centuries contorts a famished earth. Astronaut Edward H. White made this remarkable sequence of pictures from more than 100 miles altitude on the flight of Gemini IV, June 6, 1965." Gemini 4 was the first NASA manned space mission where terrain photography was a primary objective. Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    3rd Friday
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