Lot #8110
Apollo 17 Collection of Ephemera

This lot has closed

Estimate: $200+

The 30 Minute Rule begins October 19 at 7:00 PM. An Initial Bid Must Be Placed By October 19 at 6:00 PM To Participate After 6:00 PM

Description

Collection of ephemera related to Apollo 17, including: a NASA Kennedy Space Center "Public Affairs" badge featuring the Apollo 17 insignia; a red Apollo 17 "Public Affairs" vehicle permit; an invitation to the Apollo 17 "Contractors Press Party"; a certificate bearing pre-printed facsimile signatures of the Apollo 17 crew issued to Dan Schaiewitz for his efforts; a large vintage color 11 x 14 photo of test engineers with the Lunar Rover; a booklet entitled "On the Moon with Apollo 17"; an RCA press kit booklet containing information about their products associated with Apollo 17; an Apollo 17 "Mission Profile" booklet; a Ryan press release concerning the LM's radar systems; two KSC Apollo 17 fact sheets; a Grumman press kit about the Lunar Module; an Apollo 17 "Last Flight…First at Night" newsletter; an "Apollo at MIT" press kit; a Pepperidge Farm "Bread for Apollo 17" press kit; an issue of Space Coast magazine covering Apollo 17; and two different 17 x 22 Apollo 17 posters. In overall very good to fine condition, with creasing and soiling to posters. 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