Lot #274
Francis Gary Powers Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $300+

Description

American military pilot (1929-1977) who attained worldwide notoriety in 1960 when the U-2 spy plane he was piloting was shot down over the Soviet Union. Powers was killed in 1977 when the news helicopter he was flying ran out of fuel and crashed a few miles from the airport. Uncommon 5.5 x 4 clipped magazine photo of a U-2 spy plane in flight, signed in black felt tip, "Francis Gary Powers." Affixed to a same-size mount and in fine condition, with some faint foxing.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #639 - Ended July 13, 2022





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