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Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Photograph and Phonograph Record.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
2027
Sold for:
$308$250

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

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Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Photograph and Phonograph Record. Signed black-and-white 9 x 7 in. portrait of Shepard in his Mercury 7 spacesuit; [and] A Recording of the Historic Space Voyage of America's First Astronaut, phonograph record, including the count-down, blast off, in flight recovery, statement by President John F. Kennedy, produced by CBS News for CBS Radio with Bob Trout, edited and produced by Dan Bloom, on Columbia Records, labeled "For demonstration use only, not for sale."
The Rudolf Spoor Collection of NASA Photographs and Ephemera
Estimate $500-700


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CBS RADIO, John F. Kennedy, Bob Trout, CBS NEWS, Dan Bloom, Alan Shepard, CBS, Columbia Records, Hip hop production, Mercury Seven, Music, Phonograph, Project Mercury, Sound, Space suit, Spaceflight, Turntablism

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