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

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New York

Date of the auction: 18.07.2019

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APOLLO 15 CHARTS – Three charts, 1970-1971.

APOLLO 15 CHARTS – Three charts, 1970-1971. Apollo 15 collection of orbit and landing site charts, two SIGNED by Dave SCOTT. The group marks various milestones within the Apollo 15 mission from the Earth and lunar orbits to the landing site. Further details on the contents of this lot: 1. Apollo

Lot #: 181

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 16 ORBIT CHARTS – Apollo Earth Orbit Chart (AEO), Apollo 16 Mission...

APOLLO 16 ORBIT CHARTS – Apollo Earth Orbit Chart (AEO), Apollo 16 Mission, For April 16, 1972 Launch Date . Aeronautical Chart and Information Center, USAF for NASA, 15 February 1972. [With:] Apollo Lunar Orbit Chart (ALO), Apollo Mission 16, Trajectory for CSM Revolutions 1, 39, 41, 60, 62 and 75

Lot #: 182

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 16 LANDING SITE – NASA, Descartes, Lunar Topographic Map. U.S. Army...

APOLLO 16 LANDING SITE – NASA, Descartes, Lunar Topographic Map. U.S. Army Topographic Command or NASA, March 1972. Color lithographed map in transverse Mercator Projection with a detailed legend. INSCRIBED and SIGNED near the Apollo 16 landing area: " Descartes and the Cayley Plains, Fifth Lunar

Lot #: 183

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972.

APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972. Stunning image of Gene Cernan posing with Old Glory on the Moon as Earth looms in the sky above. SIGNED and INSCRIBED with his last words on the Moon " America's Challenge of Today has Forged Man's Destiny of Tomorrow " by Gene CERNAN. A dramatic photograph

Lot #: 184

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972.

APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972. The start of a three-day lunar expedition. SIGNED and INSCRIBED: " Ready to discover the treasures of Taurus Littrow on our three day lunar surface exploration! Gene Cernan, Apollo XVII, Commander, Dec 1972 ." Cernan is seen driving the Lunar Rover next the Lunar

Lot #: 185

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972.

APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972. Lunar Module Challenger and the U.S. flag resting on the Moon. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Gene CERNAN: " I'd like to just say what I believe history will record that America's challenge of today has forged man's destiny of tomorrow. And, as we leave the Moon at

Lot #: 186

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972.

APOLLO 17 – Photograph signed. 1972. Apollo's last man saluting Stars and Stripes. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Gene CERNAN, Apollo 17 Commander and the last man to walk on the Moon in the 20th century. Cernan is seen holding and saluting the last U.S. flag to be placed on the Moon by the Apollo

Lot #: 187

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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TAURUS LITTROW VALLEY – Lunar Topographic Photomap. Taurus Littrow...

TAURUS LITTROW VALLEY – Lunar Topographic Photomap. Taurus Littrow . Washington: Defense Mapping Agency Topographic Center, September 1972. A magnificent Taurus Littrow Valley map of the Moon. INSCRIBED and SIGNED: “ The valley of Taurus Littrow. Last lunar footsteps of the 20th Century. Gene

Lot #: 188

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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APOLLO ASTRONAUTS – Photographs signed.

APOLLO ASTRONAUTS – Photographs signed. The Apollo mission astronauts photographed in space suits, training, etc. Fourteen photographs with fifteen signatures, including those of Alan BEAN, Walt CUNNINGHAM, Tom STAFFORD, Charles CONRAD, Edgar MITCHELL, Wally SCHIRRA, Richard GORDON, and Fred HAISE

Lot #: 189

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LUNAR PHOTOGRPAHY – 13 large photographs, 1970s.

LUNAR PHOTOGRPAHY – 13 large photographs, 1970s. Ten vintage 11 by 14 inch and three 20 by 24 inch black and white photographs created in the early 1970s for mission and geological research. These images were taken during EVAs or from lunar orbit by astronauts on Apollo missions 12, 15, 16 and 17

Lot #: 190

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LUNAR MAPS – Lunar Topographic Orthophotomaps . Defense Mapping Agency for...

LUNAR MAPS – Lunar Topographic Orthophotomaps . Defense Mapping Agency for NASA, 1973-1980. A collection of maps developed from Apollo 15 and 16 orbital photography. The maps in this lot resulted from Apollo 15 and 16 photographic data taken on ITEK and Fairchild cameras. Three maps titled Aryabhata

Lot #: 191

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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FLOWN ON SKYLAB I – Skylab I mission emblem.

FLOWN ON SKYLAB I – Skylab I mission emblem. 28 days in orbit—flown patch from a record-breaking flight. The design features the Skylab space station in orbit above the Earth which is eclipsing a yellow and gold Sun. The sun’s rays continue to all edges turning from tan to dark brown. The words

Lot #: 192

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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SKYLAB ASTRONAUTS – Photolithograph signed.

SKYLAB ASTRONAUTS – Photolithograph signed. Signed by all 3 Skylab crews. SIGNED by Charles CONRAD, Joe KERWIN, Paul WEITZ, Alan BEAN, Owen GARRIOTT, Jack LOUSMA, Jerry CARR, Ed GIBSON, and Bill POGUE. Skylab was the United States’ first manned Earth orbiting space station. The program utilized a

Lot #: 193

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LANDSAT SATELLITE – Photographs, c. 1980s.

LANDSAT SATELLITE – Photographs, c. 1980s. Color photographic mosaic of the Grand Canyon, views of the Colorado River. The five images have overlapping scenes of the Colorado River and numerous connecting smaller tributaries. The photographs include parts of the Kaibab and Coconino Plateaus, the

Lot #: 194

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 18 Jul 2019

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LANDSAT SATELLITE – Seven photographs, c. 1980s.

LANDSAT SATELLITE – Seven photographs, c. 1980s. A collection of Landsat views of the world, including major cities such as Boston, New York, with Paris photographed in multiple wavelengths . Further details on the contents of this lot: 1) Boston from space - some 200 years after the American

Lot #: 195

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

Date: 18 Jul 2019