Collection of 134 unsigned commemorative covers with cachets honoring achievements of the Mercury, Apollo, and shuttle programs. Cachets include: the Little Joe space test, first ‘chimpnaut,’ the Mercury astronauts, Apollo 3, an Apollo 1 tribute, the naval recovery forces, and a couple of space shuttle missions. Several sheets of commemorative postage stamps are also included, with Michael Collins, Ed White, and Neil Armstrong among those honored. In fine condition, with most having small stamped or affixed addresses. RR Auction COA.
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