Lot #2175
Mercury Astronauts: Grissom, Glenn, and Shepard Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $1000+


Vintage 9.5 x 13.25 paperstock photo of the launch of the LGM-30A Minuteman-I rocket from Cape Canaveral on February 1, 1961, signed and inscribed in ballpoint, "Best regard to Brian Wilson, May you continue your interest in the knowledge of space, Virgil I. Grissom," "Best regards to Brian Wilson, from the Mercury Astronauts—John H. Glenn, Jr.," and "Warmest regards to Brian Wilson—Alan B. Shepard, Jr.” Double-matted and framed to an overall size of 17.5 x 21. In very good to fine condition, with scattered light creasing, a central horizontal fold, and a small area of surface loss to the upper left corner.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Science & Technology and Space Exploration
  • Dates: #588 - Ended July 16, 2020

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