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Lot #3031
Gordon Cooper: 'Return of a Hero' Film Reel

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Estimate: $100+
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Newsreel entitled "Return of a Hero" on a reel of black-and-white 35mm film, 7.25″ in diameter, labeled on an exterior cardboard ring, "Universal Film Exchange, Inc., Branch: Seattle, Print No. 6." The film covers Gordon Cooper's homecoming after his 1963 Mercury-Atlas 9 spaceflight. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space
  • Dates: #619 - Ended October 21, 2021