Lot #8020
Robert H. Goddard Signature and Early Rocketry Collection

Rare Goddard signature plus material from his machinist
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Estimate: $500+

Description

Rare Goddard signature plus material from his machinist

Rare ink signature, "R. H. Goddard,” on an off-white 5 x 1 slip. Also includes material from the collection of Goddard rocket team member and machinist Nils Thure Ljungquist, including his selective service classification card, a copy of a methane pump design drawing signed by Ljungquist, reproduced photos of Goddard's machine shop, a modern postcard of Godddard with his early rocket, and a press release with information on a Goddard exhibit. In very good to fine condition. Accompanied by a TLS by Esther C. Goddard. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space and Aviation Auction
  • Dates: #498 - Ended April 20, 2017





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