A large assortment of clothing and personal gear issued to Shepard while at the Naval Academy. Most of the gear issued bears either Shepard’s name stenciled somewhere on the article, or his number, 318. Items include: two pair of shorts; six white spats; two white linen uniform tops; three white gloves; three pairs of white pants of varying degrees of thickness; two pajama tops and one pajama bottom; hand and bath towels, sheets, pillowcases; four collar tabs, a pair of shower shoes; and a shoe polish brush. In very good condition, with scattered soiling and staining. Provenance: Alan Shepard House, Derry, New Hampshire. RRAuction COA.
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