Wally Schirra’s handwritten Gemini VI PPK manifest, in pencil, one page, 2.75 x 5. This list was submitted pre-flight to Deke Slayton, Chief of the Astronaut Office. Schirra lists 11 different items to be included in his PPK, among them “33rd Degree Masonic Ring (Dad),” “Miniature Gemini s/c,” “Fla. Hunting license,” “20 Gold medals,” “various flags,” and “15 GTA-6 patches.” A ballpoint notation “Wally,” is at the top in another hand. In fine condition, with central horizontal and vertical fold and some scattered light creases. Accompanied by certificates of authenticity from Jo Schirra and Farthest Reaches Inc., stating the list comes from Schirra’s personal collection. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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