Lot #8049
Apollo 12 Set of (5) Original Vintage Photographs

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Estimate: $200+

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Description

Set of five original vintage glossy NASA photos, 8 x 10 and 10 x 8, depicting the two-man lunar module crew of Apollo 12 during training activities at the Spaceport’s Flight Crew Training Building, with images including: a full-length image of CDR Charles Conrad and LMP Alan Bean simulating photographic lunar rock sample documentation; an image of Bean assisting Conrad with equipment stowed on the back of his Portable Life Support System; a full-length image of Conrad and Bean working on the lunar module; an image of the two astronauts inspecting the Surveyor 3 spacecraft; and an image of Conrad lowering lunar exploration equipment from the lunar module. Reverse of each photo bears official purple NASA caption text. 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