Vehicle permit, signed “Virgil I. Grissom,” one page both sides, 5 x 3, July 16, 1961. Cape Canaveral Missile Test Area temporary vehicle permit, filled out in another hand with information about Grissom’s red 1961 Chevrolet and signed by Grissom on the reverse. In very good condition, with a central vertical fold, light scattered soiling, toned tape affixed to the left and right borders, and a rusty paperclip mark to the left border. This permit was issued just days before Grissom’s historic and near-fatal Liberty Bell 7 flight. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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