Collection of six color 5.75 x 4 postcards for the 7th Planetary Congress of the Association of Space Explorers held in Berlin, Germany in 1991, signed in black felt tip by all 53 attendees. In very fine condition.
Card #1 – Patrick Baudry/France (Shuttle), Igor Volk (Soyuz TM)
Musa Manarov (Soyuz TM), Alexei Leonov (Voskod/Soyuz—first
man to walk in space), Gennady Strekalov (Soyuz T), Jean-Loup
Chretien/France (Soyuz T/TM), John Fabian (Shuttle), Drew Gaffney
(Shuttle), and Jon McBride (Shuttle).
Card #2 – Claude Nicollier/Swiss (Shuttle), Don Peterson (Shuttle),
James Lovell (Gemini & Apollo), Jerry Carr (Skylab), Sam Durrance
(Shuttle), Wubbo Ockels/Holland (Shuttle), John-David Bartoe
(Shuttle), Charles Conrad (Gemini, Apollo, Skylab—3rd moonwalker),
Bill Nelson (Shuttle), and Don Lind (Shuttle).
Card #3 – Alexander Alexandrov (Soyuz T/TM), Bertalan Farkas/
Hungary (Soyuz), Miroslaw Hermaszewski/Poland (Soyuz), Lodewijk
van den Berg (Shuttle), Charles Walker (Shuttle), Georgi Ivanov/
Bulgaria (Soyuz), Vladamir Remek/Czechoslovakia (Soyuz), Dumitru
Prunariu/Romania (Soyuz), Robert Cenker (Shuttle), & Don Williams
Card #4 – Viktor Afanasyev (Soyuz), Oleg Makarov (Soyuz, T),
Vyacheslav Zudov (Soyuz), Vladamir Lyakhov (Soyuz, T), Valentina
Tereshkova (Vostok—first woman in space), Viktor Gorbatko
(Soyuz), and Vladimir Kovalyonok (Soyuz, T).
Card #5 – Sigmund Jaehn/Germany (Soyuz), Boris Yegorov (Voshkod),
P. Balandin (Soyuz TM), Lev Demin (Soyuz), Yevgeny Khrunov (Soyuz),
Ulf Merbold/Germany (Shuttle), Joe Allen (Shuttle), Paul Scully-Power
(Shuttle), Rusty Schweickart (Apollo), and Stuart Roosa (Apollo).
Card #6 – Rheinhard Furrer/Germany (Shuttle), Alexander Ivantchenko
(Soyuz, T), Vladamir Aksyonov (Soyuz, T), Alexander Serebrov (Soyuz T,
TM), Ernst Messerschmid/Germany (Shuttle), Musa Manarov (Soyuz TM),
Leonid Popov (Soyuz, T), and Vitaly Sevastianov (Soyuz). Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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