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Viking 1, Mars, Two Color Photographs.

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3103T
Lot:
2281
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Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

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Viking 1, Mars, Two Color Photographs. Two color 8 x 10 in. photographs, the first taken on July 22, 1976, by the Viking Orbiter 1, it consists of an overlay of three images taken through red, green, and violet filters, covering the Ganges Chasma; NASA caption on paper attached to verso, the photo identified as P-17653, printed on paper marked, "This Paper Manufactured by Kodak"; [and] color 8 x 10 in. photograph P-17657 taken on the Martian surface in the Chryse area by the Viking Lander 1 on August 21, 1976. (2)

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Keywords

Kodak, Color photography, Lander, Lunae Palus quadrangle, Spacecraft, Spaceflight, Viking 1, Viking program

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