One Giant Leap: Celebrating Space Exploration 50 Years after Apollo 11

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Date of the auction: 18.07.2019

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APOLLO 11 LAUNCH CHECKLIST – Apollo 11 Launch Operations Checklist , page...

APOLLO 11 LAUNCH CHECKLIST – Apollo 11 Launch Operations Checklist , page 2-21 / 2-22. NASA/MSC, 15 April 1969, revised 27 June 1969. Providing insights on crew activities to be performed during the Saturn third stage engine burn to send the crew to the Moon, with notes from the Apollo 11 crew

Lot #: 91

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 LAUNCH CHECKLIST – Apollo 11 Launch Operations Checklist , page...

APOLLO 11 LAUNCH CHECKLIST – Apollo 11 Launch Operations Checklist , page 4-1 / 4-2. NASA/MSC, 15 April 1969, revised 27 June 1969. Used in a training session at the Manned Spacecraft Center in which Armstrong decided on an abort just seconds after lift-off. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Buzz ALDRIN

Lot #: 92

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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BUZZ ALDRIN – Photograph signed. 1969.

BUZZ ALDRIN – Photograph signed. 1969. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Buzz ALDRIN with " Magnificent Desolation ," his first words as Aldrin stepped onto the moon. Large color photograph, 16 by 20 inches

Lot #: 93

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 CREW INSURANCE COVER – Postal envelope signed. Postmarked Kennedy...

APOLLO 11 CREW INSURANCE COVER – Postal envelope signed. Postmarked Kennedy Space Center, 16 July 1969. The most rare and desirable of the Apollo 11 insurance covers, depicting the Apollo 11 emblem and signed by all three crew members. SIGNED by Neil ARMSTRONG, Michael COLLINS, and Buzz ALDRIN prior

Lot #: 94

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 CREW INSURANCE COVER – Postal envelope signed. Postmarked...

APOLLO 11 CREW INSURANCE COVER – Postal envelope signed. Postmarked Houston, Manned Spacecraft Center, 20 July 1969. Apollo 11 insurance cover postmarked on the lunar landing date and signed by all three crew members. SIGNED by Neil ARMSTRONG, Michael COLLINS, and Buzz ALDRIN prior to their Apollo

Lot #: 95

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 – HAISE, Fred (b. 1933). A blue ball cap embroidered in yellow...

APOLLO 11 – HAISE, Fred (b. 1933). A blue ball cap embroidered in yellow thread: "U.S.S. HORNET ASTRONAUT HAISE APOLLO 11", "Fred" on the reverse, and "scrambled eggs" symbol on the front visor. Fred Haise's Apollo 11 backup Lunar Module Pilot cap Fred Haise was assigned to be Buzz Aldrin's backup

Lot #: 96

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ALDRIN, Buzz (b. 1930). Photograph signed. Kennedy Space Center, 18 June 1969.

ALDRIN, Buzz (b. 1930). Photograph signed. Kennedy Space Center, 18 June 1969. Aldrin keeps a sense of humor while training to gather moon rocks. The Apollo 11 astronauts are training with lunar surface equipment at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Armstrong is preparing the Sample Return

Lot #: 97

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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THE LAUNCH – Photograph signed. Kennedy Space Center, 16 July 1969.

THE LAUNCH – Photograph signed. Kennedy Space Center, 16 July 1969. Vintage NASA Apollo 11 Saturn V launch photograph: Neil Armstrong and his crew start their flight to the moon. SIGNED and INSCRIBED: “July 16, 1969, Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI.” The 363 foot Saturn V rocket is seen just 2 seconds after

Lot #: 98

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 CREW – Photograph signed. 1969.

APOLLO 11 CREW – Photograph signed. 1969. Vintage Apollo 11 crew photograph: the most recognized space explorers of all time. SIGNED and INSCRIBED: “Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI LMP.” The Apollo 11 crew of Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin pose in their white space suits for the most

Lot #: 99

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 LANDING SITE – Photograph signed. 1969.

APOLLO 11 LANDING SITE – Photograph signed. 1969. Taken less than 2 hours from Eagle's historic landing on the Moon, showing the Apollo 11 landing site from lunar orbit. SIGNED and INSCRIBED: “ Landing Point, Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI .” Aldrin pauses during flight activities to photograph the landing

Lot #: 100

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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OLD GLORY ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969.

OLD GLORY ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969. Armstrong and Aldrin raise the U.S. flag after landing on the lunar surface. SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN. The photograph is an enlargement of a 16mm motion picture film still from the camera that was pointed out Buzz Aldrin’s Lunar Module window to record

Lot #: 101

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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THE U.S. FLAG ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969.

THE U.S. FLAG ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969. The forgotten frame taken right before Buzz Aldrin's most recognized image with the U.S. flag. SIGNED and INSCRIBED: “Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI LMP.” Neil Armstrong captured two images of Aldrin standing by the national flag. This frame is the first

Lot #: 102

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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STARS AND STRIPES ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969.

STARS AND STRIPES ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969. The second most recognized image from the lunar surface. SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN. This is the second most recognized image of Buzz Aldrin on the lunar surface as he stands by the U.S. flag. In a haste to release the lunar surface images taken by

Lot #: 103

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ALDRIN'S MOONWALK – Photograph signed. 1969.

ALDRIN'S MOONWALK – Photograph signed. 1969. Armstrong captures Aldrin familiarizing himself to walking with the weak gravity of the moon. SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN. This frame was taken seconds before Armstrong photographed the most recognized image from the moon of all time. Vintage color photograph

Lot #: 104

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ALDRIN'S MOONWALK – Photograph signed. 1969.

ALDRIN'S MOONWALK – Photograph signed. 1969. Armstrong photographs the most famous image of man on the Moon. SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN. Neil Armstrong makes photographic history as he takes Buzz Aldrin’s photograph on the Sea of Tranquility during humanity’s first lunar surface exploration. The full

Lot #: 105

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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MOON EXPERIMENT – Photograph signed. 1969.

MOON EXPERIMENT – Photograph signed. 1969. Armstrong photographs Aldrin as he experiments on the lunar surface. SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN. Aldrin is seen carrying the Passive Seismic Experiment Package in his left hand and the Laser Ranging Retro-Reflector in his right hand. These were the two major

Lot #: 106

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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RED, WHITE AND BLUE ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969.

RED, WHITE AND BLUE ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969. Aldrin photographs the U.S. flag as it was supposed to remain on the Moon for all time. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Buzz ALDRIN. After returning from his moonwalk, Aldrin captures the U.S. flag which he and Neil Armstrong had placed on the lunar

Lot #: 107

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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OLD GLORY ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969.

OLD GLORY ON THE MOON – Photograph signed. 1969. Armstrong captures the nation's successful landing of humans on the Moon. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Buzz ALDRIN: " Tranquility Base, Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI LMP .” Aldrin stands next to the United States flag after he and Neil Armstrong deployed

Lot #: 108

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LUNAR SURFACE – Collection of vintage NASA panoramas, 1969.

LUNAR SURFACE – Collection of vintage NASA panoramas, 1969. Captured by Neil Armstrong on the lunar surface or inside the Lunar Module. Three color photographs, 8 by 10 inches each. Further information on this lot: 1) Assembled from eight lunar surface Hasselblad frames, creating three lunar surface

Lot #: 109

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 IMAGES – Photolithographs signed. 1969.

APOLLO 11 IMAGES – Photolithographs signed. 1969. A collection of images from the Apollo 11 flight, signed and inscribed by Buzz Aldrin. 4 photolithographs, 11 by 14 inches each. Further details on this lot: 1) NASA HC-759 – The Apollo 11 Saturn V launch from the Kennedy Space Center on July 16

Lot #: 110

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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CAPE KENNEDY – Apollo Earth Orbit Chart (AEO). Apollo Mission 11… For July...

CAPE KENNEDY – Apollo Earth Orbit Chart (AEO). Apollo Mission 11… For July 1969 Launch Dates . Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA, 1969. Three sheets which vividly plot the beginnings of the Apollo 11 expedition to the Moon. Sheet one is SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN with his flight

Lot #: 111

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 FLIGHT PATH – Apollo Translunar / Transearth Trajectory Plotting...

APOLLO 11 FLIGHT PATH – Apollo Translunar / Transearth Trajectory Plotting Chart (ATT), Apollo Mission 11. Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA, 23 June 1969. An excellent visual representation of the Apollo 11 journey, inscribed with flight communications during the lunar

Lot #: 112

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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HUMAN PATHS ON THE MOON – Apollo 11, 12, and 14 Traverses . Defense Mapping...

HUMAN PATHS ON THE MOON – Apollo 11, 12, and 14 Traverses . Defense Mapping Agency for NASA, 1971. Striking graphic illustrations of the paths of the first six human beings who traveled to the Moon, signed by astronauts. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Buzz ALDRIN: “ First Lunar Landing and Moon Walk, July

Lot #: 113

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LANDING TARGET OF OPPORTUNITY – Apollo Target of Opportunity Flight Chart...

LANDING TARGET OF OPPORTUNITY – Apollo Target of Opportunity Flight Chart (ATO), Apollo Mission 11, 16 July 1969 Launch Date, March 4, 1969. Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA, 1969. Chart made for the use of astronauts as they research future lunar landing sites SIGNED and

Lot #: 114

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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EAGLE ASCENT PROFILE – Apollo 11 LM Powered Ascent (Site 2). NASA/MSC/FOD...

EAGLE ASCENT PROFILE – Apollo 11 LM Powered Ascent (Site 2). NASA/MSC/FOD Mission Planning and Analysis Division, 30 June 1969. Illustrating Neil Armstrong's perspective from his overhead docking window. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Buzz ALDRIN, quoting Aldrin's report to Mission Control upon lunar

Lot #: 115

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 11 ASCENT CHART – LM Ascent Monitoring Chart—Sheet 3B. 16 July 1969...

APOLLO 11 ASCENT CHART – LM Ascent Monitoring Chart—Sheet 3B. 16 July 1969 Launch Date - Landing Site No. 2. Edition 1. Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA. Eagle's ascent orbit chart, just like the one used on Apollo 11 SIGNED and INSCRIBED: " Number 1 on the Runway, Buzz

Lot #: 116

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LUNAR SURFACE – Lunar Chart LPC-1 . Aeronautical Chart and Information...

LUNAR SURFACE – Lunar Chart LPC-1 . Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA, March 1970. Large lunar chart illustrating the entire surface, including two stereographic projections of the North and South poles, signed by eleven lunar voyagers. SIGNED and INSCRIBED next to their

Lot #: 117

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ARMSTRONG, Neil – Typed letter signed (''Neil Armstrong'') to Thomas...

ARMSTRONG, Neil – Typed letter signed ("Neil Armstrong") to Thomas Stafford, Cincinnati, 5 December 1973. [With:] Two Christmas cards from the Armstrong family to the Stafford family. "Dear Tom: I’ve been following your progress in Russia by way of the news accounts, which indicate that you’re

Lot #: 118

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ARMSTRONG, Neil – Signed photograph (“Neil Armstrong”) inscribed to...

ARMSTRONG, Neil – Signed photograph (“Neil Armstrong”) inscribed to Catherine Saxton, n.p., c.1976. Neil Armstrong inscribed photograph of Paul Calle’s 1969 sketch of the Apollo 11 Astronaut on Launch Day, 16 July 1969. Armstrong inscribes the photograph “To Catherine Saxton – With Sincere Thanks

Lot #: 119

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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ARMSTRONG, Neil. Autograph endorsement signed (“Neil Armstrong”) at the...

ARMSTRONG, Neil. Autograph endorsement signed (“Neil Armstrong”) at the conclusion of Erwin J. ADE. Typed letter signed ("Jerry") to Neil Armstrong, New York, 11 November 1976 – LINDBERGH, Anne Morrow (1906-2001) Autograph manuscript signed ("A.M.L."), n.p., n.d. – Typescript signed ("Anne Morrow

Lot #: 120

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019