Lot #499
Hermann Oberth and James Van Allen

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Estimate: $200+

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Two covers signed by a notable space pioneer: an FDC with a cachet honoring Robert Goddard, postmarked at Roswell, New Mexico on October 5, 1964, signed in black ink by James Van Allen; and a commemorative cover with a color Skylab 3 cachet, postmarked at Cape Canaveral on July 28, 1973, the docking date of Skylab, signed in blue ballpoint by Hermann Oberth. In overall fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: November 22 - December 04