Lot #5271
Kennedy Space Center Welcome Packet and 1963 Manned Space Flight Publication

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Interesting pair of early NASA publications: a "Manned Space Flight-1963" booklet, 87 pages, 8 x 10.25, with sections, figures, and images dedicated to the forthcoming Gemini and Apollo programs, with chapters including: Program Management, The Manned Space Flight Program, Systems Engineering, Flight Missions, Spacecraft, and Space Medicine, Launch Vehicles and Propulsion, and more; and a John F. Kennedy Space Center welcome packet, 9.5 x 11.5, with original folder containing an assortment of introductory materials to both the spaceport and early Apollo missions, including: a JFK Space Center visitor's booklet; a "Gateway to the Moon" pamphlet; a Douglas "Welcome to A45" pamphlet; an "Apollo/Saturn Lunar Landing program" booklet; a NASA career guide booklet; a Cape Kennedy visitor's guide; a "Log of Apollo" booklet; NASA fact sheets, and more. In overall very good to fine condition, with slight creasing and toning, and some surface loss to covers of the "Manned Space Flight-1963" booklet.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #550 - Ended April 18, 2019