Lot #2051
Gemini Program Collection of (41) Vintage Original NASA Photographs

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Estimate: $1000+

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Description

Collection of 41 vintage original NASA photographs of Gemini spacecraft and launch systems, each glossy finished, 8 x 10 and 10 x 8, with the majority bearing NASA caption text and stamps on reverse. The group lot features a variety of different images, most notably of hardware, personnel, and spacecraft, as well as: a sunrise view of the Gemini 2 spacecraft at Cape Kennedy; Gemini spacecraft No. 13 being hoisted on Pad 19; the Gemini-Titan 4 spacecraft being transported after recovery; the arrival of the Gemini 3 capsule at Cape Kennedy; a Saturn SA-7 rocket in gantry with arms pulled back; a Gemini capsule during fit check and dummy stand check; and an overall view of the stripping procedure on a Gemini rocket motor. In overall fine condition, with light creasing and wear to edges. From the M. Edward Thomas Collection.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 11 - October 17