Lot #9021
Gus Grissom 1962 Typed Letter Signed

Early letter from the pilot of Liberty Bell 7
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Estimate: $600+

Description

Early letter from the pilot of Liberty Bell 7

TLS signed “Virgil I. Grissom,” one page, 8 x 10.5, NASA letterhead, April 12, 1962. Letter to William V. Leavy, in full: "Thank you for your congratulations and thoughtfulness. Your reaction as a fellow American has been most heart-warming to me. I am very proud to have been a part of this step in our space program. I am happy to send a photograph as you have requested." In fine condition. From The Bill Lende Collection.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Exploration
  • Dates: #518 - Ended November 16, 2017





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