Lot #8081
Apollo 15 Set of (6) Original Vintage Photographs

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Estimate: $200+

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Description

Set of six original vintage color semi-glossy NASA photos, each approximately 8 x 10, showing the crew of Apollo 15 during their fit and function checks at KSC’s Flight Crew Training Building, with images including: LMP Jim Irwin inspecting his Primary Life Support System (PLSS); CDR Dave Scott checking his Oxygen Purge System (OPS); a close-up of Scott; Irwin looking at the Hasselblad camera; several NASA employees attending to Scott’s suit; and an image of CMP Al Worden checking his OPS. Reverse of each photo bears official purple NASA caption text and “A Kodak Paper” watermarks. In overall fine condition. From the collection of Dan Schaiewitz, who worked as Extravehicular Crew Training Engineer at KSC. View Dan's many Collect Space posts here. Engineer Dan Schaiewitz gives us a fascinating firsthand glimpse into his experiences on the cutting edge of space exploration during the Apollo missions, in this podcast.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 12 - October 19