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Project Mercury 7, NASA Scientists, Mercury Project Period, c. 1958, Four Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
2032
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Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Project Mercury 7, NASA Scientists, Mercury Project Period, c. 1958, Four Photographs. 9 x 7 in. black-and-white photograph of Wernher von Braun and J.B. Medaris with models of the Saturn spacecraft; signed black-and-white photograph of Holger Toftoy; black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photograph of three leaders of American rocketry at an American Rocket Society dinner: William Holaday, Wernher von Braun, and John B. Medaris; [and] black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photograph of Haeussermann, Stuhlinger, and Froehlich inside the blockhouse, watching progress reports during the final stages of the countdown of a launch of Jupiter-C. (4)

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Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

John B. Medaris, William Holaday, Ernst Stuhlinger, Germany, Holger Toftoy, I Aim at the Stars, John Bruce Medaris, NASA, NASA people, Operation Paperclip, Science and technology in Germany, Wernher, Wernher von Braun

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