Lot #2357
Apollo 11 20th Anniversary Poster

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Color 20 x 30 NASA poster for the 20th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, which depicts an artistic rendering of Buzz Aldrin on the lunar surface, the Earth reflected in his visor, and the LM Eagle in the background, with text of Neil Armstrong's famous quote to top and bottom: "One Small Step For A Man / One Giant Leap For Mankind." Prepared by the U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. Rolled and in fine condition, with a few small surface creases. From the personal collection of Paul Kruppenbacher, a member of the NASA Houston Landing and Recovery Division who trained Apollo astronauts in water recovery procedures and was deployed on U.S. Navy aircraft carriers for crew and spacecraft recovery operations.

Auction Info

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