Lot #6061
Gus Grissom Typed Letter Signed

Gus Grissom Typed Letter Signed
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Estimate: $400+

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Description

Gus Grissom Typed Letter Signed

TLS signed “Virgil I. Grissom,” one page, 8 x 10.5, NASA letterhead, August 21, 1961. Letter to Mr. Eddie Sousa. In part: “Thank you for your congratulations and thoughtfulness. Your reaction as a fellow American has been most heart-warming to me. I am very proud to have been a part of this step in our space program.” In fine condition. Piloting the Liberty Bell 7 capsule, Grissom had become the second American in space exactly one month earlier on July 21, 1961. Pre-certified Zarelli Space Authentication.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space And Aviation Auction
  • Dates: April 14 - April 21





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