Collection of four vintage astronaut name placards, each approximately 11 x 3.5, each signed at the Morehead Planetarium during the early-to-mid 1960s, including: “Roger B. Chaffee,” “Bill Anders,” “Gene Cernan,”and “Alan L. Bean.” In very good to fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from a previous owner, noting that his father, Professor N. W. Mattis, was the senior lecturer at the planetarium, where the astronauts went to attend training in celestial navigation. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte. Pre-certified Zarelli Space Authentication.
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