Lot #8161
Early Space Collection of Photographs

Over 120 early rocket photos, including Redstone, Jupiter, and Juno II
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Estimate: $800+

Description

Over 120 early rocket photos, including Redstone, Jupiter, and Juno II

Collection of approximately 120 original vintage glossy photos mostly dating from the late 1950s, 8 x 10 and 10 x 8, many marked "ABMA" [Army Ballistic Missile Agency] on the reverse. Subjects include Redstone and Jupiter missiles, the Juno II space launch vehicle, various consoles and equipment, and rocket tests and launches. About half are contained within a Rocketdyne binder. In fine condition. This fantastic assemblage lends great visual insight into the development of rocketry in the era preceding manned flight.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #511 - Ended October 19, 2017